well organized entryway
Gemma Comas

Making Room

Tackle the four big problems that plague entryways -- shoes and bags, outdoor gear, pets, and purse fallout -- by giving each its own area.

The Gear Zone: Provide plenty of organized storage space for coats, school bags, sports equipment, and shoes.

The Wet Zone: Create a drip-safe area by lining a wall with oilcloth so there's a place for wet raincoats and umbrellas to dry.

The Pet Zone: Designate an area right next to the door for bowls, food, leashes, toys, and grooming gear.

The Communication Zone: Stash items like change, mail, and keys on a table.

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