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How to make a mudroom or front entryway for cheap; 35 dollars for the two bookcases, and some baseboard trim to make it look like a great built in (for the laundry room or front entry way). All this can be purchased at Lowes.
IKEA Billy bookcases + Lowe's kitchen wall cabinet + cut-to-fit shelf for seating + wainscoting = awesome entryway system or laundry room for under $300. (Save idea for VT mudroom.)
wanting to do something similar w/ our entryway ... Great mud room organization idea (IKEA Billy bookcases + Lowe's kitchen wall cabinet + cut-to-fit shelf for seating + wainscoting = awesome system for under $300.)
awesome idea... lockers as shelves! Hey I have lockers that I actually bought when Borders Books closed!!! I just have to kick the kids & their sports stuff out of them!! I would love to use my Borders lockers as bookshelves!
Wall unit made with two tower bookcases, wall cabinet between them to serve as a bench, bead board and shelf with hooks above that
Two bookcases ($34.99) anchor this makeover. The baseboard wrapping the base creates a custom-built look. For extra storage, divide the bottom units to create cubbies for shoes.
Cute homemade desk
Entryway organization Bookcase with a set of drawers to organize small items and put wire cooling racks on a plastic mat to put shoes on. Attach hooks on side to store keys.
Two billy bookcases upright, wood behind, bench in middle- I would make it longer, maybe another billy. Mirror above. Hooks in the middle so backpacks can hang. Is there enough room for shoes?
Schuyler Samperton....ok i have this hutch. but its brown and i thought it was ugly and hopeless. i smell a project coming on.....
Cheap bookcases in the closet for a shoe rack.
Easy enough to make in 3 separate pieces that can travel the country with us and be re sized to one or two pieces as necessary.
Beautiful DIY Built-In Bookcases – From IKEA Shelves
DIY built in bookcases using kitchen cabinets
DIY Mudroom Storage