50+ DIY Projects for Your Entryway

updated Mar 9, 2019
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You’ve just stumbled upon the mother lode of DIY projects and ideas for your entryway. That’s over 50 ways to make your landing strip, hallway or foyer pretty, organized and inviting. So dig right in and find something that works for you and your home:

1. Make your own minimalist entryway with this DIY bench. 2. For $85, your entry can go from plain to beautifully paneled. 3. Turn a regular storage unit into a small space shelf. 4. These shelves have become DIY classics. 5. Add a strong dose of color (or don’t) with storage crates. 6-11. Six easy DIY ideas for sprucing up your wall. 12. One small thing you can do to
double functionality of your landing strip. 13. This DIY project uses common supplies from the hardware store. 14.
Smart storage solution for bags and purses. 15. Are you looking for the
perfect entry bench? Make one instead. 16. Add affordable wall pattern with this easy technique. 17. More
paintable pattern with regular painters tape. 18. Simple and clever way to get organized before you walk out the door. 19. Create a charging station, right on your entryway table. 20. Create an entryway where before there wasn’t one. 21. Maximize surface area, while maintaining a low profile in narrow spaces. 22. IKEA hack to the rescue! 23. An easy fix for muddy and snowy boots and shoes. 24. Make a better transition from outdoor to indoor. 25-31. Lots of ideas for doormats to DIY. 32. Cute handmade hooks for kids’ coats. 33. Who knew you could make an
umbrella stand out of a bathtub? 34. Really cute idea for a dartboard and some darts. 35. An upcycled box that’s perfect for your entryway table. 36. Very interesting use of two wooden bookshelves as a wall divider. 37. A space saving and affordable shoe rack you can make yourself. 38. Spruce up an existing hallway cabinet with fabric. 39. A DIY storage solution for all your bikes. 40. Add this item to your
coat hooks, and solve two problems at once. 41. A
fabric wall organizer by DIY favorite Lotta Jansdotter 42. A rustic coat rack from driftwood and hooks. 43. Make this
tiered cake stand for keys, watches, and other little things. 44. Another great organizational tool for busy families. 45. A
wall-mounted landing strip from old drawers. 46. Customize some IKEA
shoe storage cabinets. 47. And you might ask yourself, why not antlers as hooks? 48. If Kanye can use a storage chest in his entryway, then you can too. 49. These storage bins are easy to make with a set of casters. 50. A herringbone-patterned wooden rack with tons of space for coats. 51. How about some narrow DIY coat racks and storage systems?

See anything here that could work for you?

Re-edited from a post originally published 2.26.14 – NT