An embellished bench keeps pairs of shoes separated and gives you a place to perch when putting them on or taking them off.
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IKEA shoe drawers. Stores 27 pairs of shoes
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Back wall of garage before enter the house? Simple built-ins to create a mudroom or storage anywhere from a kids room to a laundry room by adding shelves or a deeper bench for sitting. Or instead of custom, buy two thrify store bookcases and paint them, bolt them to your wall and add wainscotting between them. Then pick up a thift store bench and cut it to fit. Add the hooks and you're set.
Now this is how pots and pans should be stored....Lowes and Home Depot sell them