An easy solution for a crowded entry way. If your shoes are taking up too much space in front of your door, or if you do not like the look of pairs of shoes ruining the atmosphere of your foyer, all you need is a tension rod! For ¥100 or less, you can buy a tension rod that will free up space and make your home more organized and pleasing. If you have a closet nearby you can even use that to hide your shoes as well. It's so easy:
Step 1: Measure how large your closet is between the two interior walls and buy at least two tension rods big enough to extend that far.
Step 2: Extend rods until they are tightened.
***Make sure the rods are level, otherwise your shoes may slip and
Step 3: Place your shoes on the rods, and enjoy all the free space you have now.