Everyday we walk through the back door straight through the mudroom into the kitchen and plop all of our crap onto the kitchen island. It. Drives. Me. Crazy. So we thought, hey, let's actually USE the mudroom for what it was intended.
Not only is the space a landing area from the garage, it's where Lily sleeps, leads to the laundry room on one side, and to a powder room on the other. So we needed to keep it clear for walking, have storage for boots, dog gear and hooks for our coats. Check it out.