TONS of great suggestions on what to do when building a new house.

charging and getting electronics out of the way.

36 Things You Obviously Need In Your New Home | 36 Things You Obviously Need In Your New Home

Things That Will Make Your Home Extremely Awesome

Fake drawers are also a great spot for extra outlets. Other great ideas on this site.

vegetable storage drawer. For my wish list.

I had no idea!! - Upgrade a Wall Outlet to USB Functionality - You can get one at Lowe's or Home Depot for $15 #electrical #outlet #tips #charging #station #easy #diy

It rotates up and out to save on counter space! And there are tons more great organizing gadgets on the site!

Hideaway for appliances. Keeps them handy but hidden.

The SnapRays is an outlet coverplate with nightlights built right in. Simple to install and looks great!

Hidden power

DIY Plywood floor. Inexpensive paintable floor. A pinner said "Did this in our house...we just put the sheets of plywood down and routed out grooves...then some stain and poly...its been ten years and still looks great and we love it..."

Coat closet....more likely to hang coats in here than on a hanger. Also for bags and purses. Brilliant!!!!

Paint an old ladder for the laundry room - perfect for hanging clothes to dry

BEFORE YOU BUILD A HOUSE - A forum of handy ideas people wish they'd thought of before they built

Simple Ideas That Are Borderline Genius – 28 Pics

Hanging pot rack. Lids on handles

Pop-Up Counter Electrical Plugs | 11,220 pop up outlet Home Design Photos

Most perfect fireplace

"Glam" Floor Mirror - Neiman Marcus. Patterned, beveled-mirror glass highlights this glamorous floor mirror. But there's more to this mirror than meets the eye. A hidden compartment behind the center mirror allows for pocket storage of valuables. Imported.•Handcrafted of hardwood solids, laminated lumber, resin, and plated mirror glass. •Hand finished in antiqued silver. •One hidden door. •48"W x 4.25"D x 82"T. $1659

For laundry room...instead of the ugly tide bottle, use a drink dispenser for detergent. Pretty and you can see how low you're getting!! (this is an AWESOME idea for home made laundry soap dispensing too!!)