Change the color but like the idea of painted. Better Homes and Gardens - Loyal Blue on built-ins (maybe for furniture instead of accent wall?), Copen Blue on other walls to complement, White trim, Gray Matters on floor (for furniture possibly)
Simple built-in to create a mudroom and/or storage anywhere from an entry, to kids room or in a laundry room by adding shelves or a deeper bench for sitting. Put drawers under bench or have the seat lift up to store things.
DIY your photo charms, compatible with Pandora bracelets. Make your gifts special. Make your life special! Frame your windows! This is much cheaper to do yourself and with a little effort, the results look amazing. Full tutorial on Blesser House.