41 Kitchen Organizing Ideas You Won’t Believe You’ve Lived Without
A cluttered kitchen can be downright maddening. These tips will help you get the most-used, hardest-to-keep-clean room in your home organized for good.
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If you happen to have inherited Grandma’s rolling pins, wooden utensils, and well-worn cutting boards, you have primo décor at your fingertips. Store them out in the open on accessible wall space. Oh, and treat them well—vintage kitchen items are worth money these days.
Free shelf liner
Get a cooking caddy for convenience
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Tension rod storage hack
Here’s an easy and inexpensive storage hack: Keep spray-bottle cleaning supplies organized using a short tension rod. Add another rod to hold your paper towel roll and you’ve got easy access when mopping up spills.
Spice up your life
Using same-size containers is an organization trick that definitely makes the most of your space. Decant spices in uniform jars—and even add printed labels if you want a professional touch. These 50 kitchen organizing tips from organization pros are so clever, you’ll wonder how you got by without for them so long.
Use a pool noodle inside a drawer
Add a display shelf
Add a strip of molding along the upper cabinets to create a space worthy of displaying your favorite pottery. Integrate it into your kitchen design, by matching it to other features in the kitchen. Try out these secret uses for ordinary kitchen gadgets.