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16 Ideas for the Perfect Entryway Storage Bench

March 20, 2019

Finding the perfect entryway storage bench can be challenging but this list of 16 amazing DIY projects has tons of inspiration! Whether you want a plain wooden storage bench or something with lots of design detail, there is something perfect for every style and space.

entryway storage benches

We are knee deep in plans for our kitchen and the actual kitchen entryway (it's the door we enter and exit 95% of the time) has become a bit of a sticking point for me. I love everything about the rest of the kitchen, but I just cannot decide how I want our drop zone to function and look. We have this little space in the plans that would be perfect for an entryway storage bench, but I had also envisioned us having a built-in locker and bench situation for shoes, coats, book bags etc. As a family of four, we have a lot of stuff that goes in and out of our door, and I want it very organized. But I also love a pretty spot that is also functional. Decisions, decisions. Also, I totally realize this is a first world problem.

In my quest to narrow down our plan I came across a ton of AMAZING DIY entryway storage benches. I am giving you my favorites–everything from a simple wooden storage bench to a seriously amazing trunk with geometric inlay. And then, of course, my search lead me to options I could buy, because even I cannot DIY everything (don't tell Joe that please).

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 Entryway Storage Benches

DIY Storage Bench by Jaime Costiglioblue entryway bench with crates

Simple Entryway Bench by Erin Spainnarrow wood entryway bench

DIY Farmhouse Bench by Cherished Bliss

entryway bench with metal baskets

DIY Mudroom Bench from Honeybear Laneentryway bench with cubbies and hooks

DIY Storage Bench by Jen Woodhouse of The House of Wood

blue entryway bench

Wood and Pipe Entryway Stand by Making Home Baseindustrial pipe entryway bench with hooks

Aztec Bench by Erin Spain

aztec painted entryway bench

Two-shelf Entryway Bench by Fix This Build Thatentryway bench with shoe storage

Entryway Storage Bench by Handmade Havenwooden storage entryway bench

Simple and Budget-friendly Bench by Shanty 2 Chic

DIY rustic entryway bench

Geometric Plywood Storage Box by Allison Young from Shark Tails for Remodelaholic

geometric inlay storage box

Industrial Mudroom Bench by Sam Henderson for HGTVindustrial entryway bench

Inspired Two-drawer Bench by Woodshop Diaries

small wood entryway bench

Entryway Bench with Cubbies and Hooks by House Updated entryway bench with back and hooks

Entry Bench with Hidden Storage by Rogue Engineer modern wood entryway bench

Simple Bench with a Pop of Color from Stacy Risenmay at Not Just a House Wifesimple entryway bench with blue legs

Aren't those amazing? That last one with blue legs really makes my heart happy ;)

Do you love the idea of having an amazing bench in your entryway, but need something you don't have to make yourself? I get it! There are PLENTY of times I find something I love and buy it so I can spend my time on another project. Never fear! I found you some AMAZING choices for the perfect entryway storage bench for any space or style! Check them out below. This post contains some affiliate links for your convenience. Click here to read my full disclosure policy.

Before you head out to start planning a total entryway makeover, check out all my amazing design guides! These will help you get started and give you tons of design help.

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