Q: As a family of five, our hallway seems to bear the brunt of the comings-and-goings in our home. It never looks as fresh as the rest of the house! Is there something we can use to keep it from showing dirt? Jess, Hampshire
A: Thanks for your question. The hallway is notoriously one of the trickiest areas of the home to decorate. Not only is it often a small and narrow space, but it’s the area of your home that sees the most traffic, dirt and mess, including muddy marks and mucky fingerprints on the walls.
Here are three ways to childproof your hallway and protect it from the dirt and mess of daily life: