By Emily AndersonMore in Decorating
Calendar or wall clock
Tip: An entry storage wall is great for keeping up with family stuff.
Put it next to the most-used entry door.
Take off doors of nearby closet or dedicate adjoining wall.
Tip: Storage area should be at least 4 by 8 feet, larger if you have a big family.
Paint area an eye-catching color and frame it with another color.
Tip: Let paint dry for 7 days before attaching press-on hangers.
Anchor area with large calendar or wall clock.
Hang heavier hooks for heavy items like coats; lighter hooks for car keys.
Tip: Use removable hooks easy to attach and move.
Install removable caddies for cell phones.
Identify different areas of hooks with graphics: monograms or words or phrases..
Tip: Create a family photo wall with photos and hooks.
Add a bench for heavier items.