Regarding entertaining and guest rooms, I have always encouraged home owners to sleep in their own guest room to get a feel of how well it suits a guest's needs and what is required. This "Cozy Guest Room," list will assist in making guests to your home f
I think this is almost my ideal mudroom storage setup. Love the hooks on three sides, the long bench (for sitting or for laundry baskets), the open shoe storage beneath and the basket spaces above. The only thing i would add is a mail sorting station with cubbies and drawers.
Tip: A built-in bench doubles as shoe storage. This stupid pin doesn't show you how to do it, but marking it so that we remember it. This by the front door under the window. Or that's what Mom would like