Our beadboard drying rack attached to the wall in the utility room. The panels fold down to provide drying space for even the larger family. For sale in uk now on brilliantlybritish or something. Think called July?
cubbies- have with out-of-season flip through a hinged closet system. The board with hooks can be slipped off of notch to enter. Inside would be a few hinged coat hangers (for bulky winter and rain coats & pants), a clot
Tile floor is nice Here's a great article about mud rooms. We don't call them mud rooms in the Carolinas because we don't need a lot of heavy coats or boots. These rooms are drop zones in Charlotte. Great places to stow book bags and sporting gear.