Neat and tidy: Install a coat hook low down on the floor in your hall and hang your trainers and shoes from it to keep life organised. Especially good for wet and muddy shoes. maybe even mount one outside the door on that porch.
Build a simple DIY laundry basket dresser to help keep your laundry room organized; holds 9 laundry baskets and the smooth top can be used for sorting and folding! I need this to put in the bottom of our clisets for storage.