The entryway of a home often gets short shrift, upstaged by the kitchen or living room. But given that the entry is the first impression guests get of your home, it deserves to be a room that shows off a bit of your personality. (Plus, when you walk in the front door at the end of a long day, you want your entryway to make you feel anything but stressed.)
When considering an entryway refresh, you’ll want to combine style with functionality, for space that looks good but also works hard. No matter whether your entryway is a defined room or a nook, the following tips can help you get started—simply choose which ideas work best for you.