We can’t deny that we usually need the maximum number of the storages places in our kitchens more than we need them in any other room in our homes. In this regard, we need to learn how to get the best use of every inch of our kitchens whether small or large to place and store our different kitchen stuff staring from the large appliances to the forks and the spoons.
The wheeling carts like, the butcher block cart is one of the simplest and multifunctional pieces that you can use in your kitchen. You can use the surface of this cart as a countertop and use the rest of the cart (the shelves) as a storage place to store any of your kitchen stuff like the pot, pans, dishes, etc. What is more amazing about this cart is that you can store it in any empty corner in your kitchen after you finish using it without causing any clutter or traffic problems.
The vertical spaces and for sure I mean the walls are the best places that you can use for storing without causing any clutter especially in the small spaces. You will find several ideas to use on your walls like, wall shelves, knife rack, hooks and hangers, all the previous ideas are so functional, space-saving and they also provide extra storage places in your kitchen.
Nothing is better than a large and deep kitchen sink in which you can wash your large pots and pans easily and save the struggle of cleaning these huge things, so why don’t you have one in your kitchen? If you have a small kitchen you can stick to a small and deep one instead of a large sink; the deeper the better.
Stick to the same rule of the depth and look for deep kitchen cabinets that provide extra storage places for your different kitchen stuff like the large pots and pans that we just washed in the deep sink. Add some smart features to your kitchen cabinets to maximize the use of its space, things like cookies sheet slots or plate racks to store your dishes in. the drawer inserts are a good idea as well, they will keep your kitchen stuff organized and you can store different things in them like large pots, dishes or even your kitchen supplies.
Lazy Suzan is such a helpful and practical idea that you can add to your kitchen cabinets, you can store a lot of things in these cabinets and guess what? You can reach your stuff easily by rounding it; it’s the perfect solution for the upper cabinets that you can’t reach easily. Looking for some smart idea for the cabinets that is under your kitchen sink? What about a cabinet with pull out shelves with risers? It’s the most brilliant idea that will help you to store all your cleaning stuff like the dishwashing soap, degreasers, sponges and all the other cleaning stuff that you use.
Use every inch of your kitchen cabinets and I literally mean every inch even the visible sides, yes the sides, the ideas that you can use are uncountable. You can use shelves, baskets, hooks to store the simple things that you use like the chopping board, kitchen towel, spices, etc.
When you choose your kitchen appliances, look for the ones that satisfy your needs without causing clutter or taking much space. For example, replace the huge cook with a cook top and separated oven, the top will be placed on the countertop and the oven will be placed in your kitchen cabinet or you can go for a small oven instead and place it on a mounted shelve. You can use the same idea with the microwave if you don’t have enough space in your kitchen; the wall shelves can do the job perfectly without using that much space.
Most of the ideas are affordable, simple and easy to use; the simple things that can make the big difference are always the best to go for, right? All what you need to do is to look for the one that fits your kitchen design and simply apply it.