People with mudrooms or entryways in their homes know how important it is to organize that space, because they know first-hand how frustrating it can be when they're a disorganized mess. That quick trip out the door becomes a disheartening exercise.
A common pitfall for mudrooms is that they can become an all-seasons dumping ground. Winter coats and boots fight for space alongside windbreakers and sandals.
Just like your bedroom closets, mudrooms are far more functional when out-of-season items are put into storage until they are needed again.