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.
Point of Entry - Makes coming & going a stress-free affair by creating a dedicated spot for outerwear, bags, and sports equipment near your back door or main family entrance. Use open storage to make it effortless to hang up coats and shed shoes & closed storage to house infrequently used gear to maintain a streamlined look, and tuck easy-to-lose mittens and hats in drawers.