2 Brilliant things here. More than that, but I'll only comment on bench makes those high cabinets useful. charging station built into the mudroom lockers is SMART. We have little things charging all over our house.
Kitchen storage idea - Dividers in the deep space above the oven or refrigerator are an efficient way to storage your platters, cookie sheets, cutting boards, bakeware, etc. Add shelves above the dividers to maximize storage in taller cabinets.