Store blankets or .Possibly add storage to sofa table behind couch. Instead of lid opening up to hit the wall, I would have it up up from left to right or have a centerfold where it opens left/right & right/left at the same time
Mirror in bathroom so can see the back of head. How To Hide Unsightly Wall Panels - tutorial shows how to attach hinges to a picture and wall so switches, access panels, etc. can be hidden, yet still accessible. This is not recommended for thermostats!
"fire pit with cooking grill-aka cowboy cooker" .(looks like a tailgating grill that can attach to the back of a pick up truck has been added to this fire pit-note to self: look into this possibility before building the fire pit.