Make Storage Multitask (pool area?) Solve two outdoor problems -- a lack of seating and of storage -- at once. Transform wooden chests with paint and custom cushions made of waterproof foam and fabric. (For backyard toys, gardening stuff, and pool chems)
(This might work for craft supplies as well) PEG BOARD SLIDES. Running out of wall space? Use peg board slides to store your tools vertically under the counter. These slides would work in kitchen base cabs.