Calendar or wall clock
Put it next to the most-used entry door.
Take off doors of nearby closet or dedicate adjoining wall.
An entry storage wall is great for keeping up with family stuff.
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.
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.
Install removable caddies for cell phones.
Identify different areas of hooks with graphics: monograms or words or phrases.
Add a bench for heavier items.
Use removable hooks easy to attach and move.
Create a family photo wall with photos and hooks.