Hometalk Highlights's discussion on Hometalk. 12 Clever Garage Storage Ideas From Highly Organized People - No, your garage does not HAVE to look like that.
Bench, hooks, shelves, baskets, and plants
Small back porch/mudroom entrance with storage space. The information given indicates there a baseboard heater is under the bench that warms shoes as well as the mudroom. Possibility for the porch
turn shed into additional space, for an art studio!