Place entry hall table is elegant lobby if you have a narrow passageway. Besides adding class room, you can keep items in drawers to take with you when you leave, as mints. Place a round table in center of lobby. Make sure you have at least 3 feet of clearance on each side of table, so you can walk around it. This round table can make a practical and decorative place for your keys, a basket of mail or a vase of flowers.
Dylan Landis, a contributing editor at Metropolitan Home, and author of “elegant and easy to Foyers, corridors and stairways: 100 Trade Secrets of stylish design,” suggests if your door opens directly into your living room, without a lobby create a lobby by placing a round entry hall table near door.
Turn your receiver in a dining area by placing an attractive dining table with fold down leaves in lobby. Place entry hall table against wall as a console. For meals, pull table and leaves, then bring in dining chairs. For a small entrance hall, a console mounted on wall using brackets. This way, you still have a bit of floor space and a place to set up their keys and send down.
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