LOVE the dark wood floor and gray walls! From another pinner, "Pretty gray -- sherwin williams "Pavillion Beige" I have painted my past three houses this color. I always get asked what the color is. It is a beige grey color.
Simple built-in to create a mudroom and/or storage anywhere from an entry, to kids room or in a laundry room by adding shelves or a deeper bench for sitting. Put drawers under bench or have the seat lift up to store things.