The corridor is room to which the person who has entered the apartment gets. Therefore furniture for it, first of all, has to be convenient. At the same time, you should not forget also about beauty, the first impression about owners is made exactly here.
Correctly picked up furniture in the hall will allow to save to you space in close corridor. And if the hall is multipurpose, and hangers or cabinets are picked successfully up, then it is possible to refuse cabinets in living rooms.