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charliesgrace

I love the ideas in this article! The comments that they aren't workable in real life are of course based on choices and perception.

I have family of 5. A teenage boy, two toddlers, my husband and I. We live in northern Alberta, Canada with all manners of weather. Currently it's snowing -12C and my little ones love to go out and play on a regular basis.

Most of these ideas are something I can make work, as our family keeps only seasonal items at the front door.

My difficulty is we currently have hooks, and I feel that rails would more efficient in our small entry closet. There is not enough room for more than 2 guests.


   
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bagpuss2
I added a glass box lean to conservatory to act as a boot room.
   
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bagpuss2
This small Ikea sofa- flatpack- conceals a pair of boot trays underneath it. Coats can be flung on the sofa, and footwear can dry out too. My conservatory was built to compensate for having no vestibule in my new build.
   

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