Keeping the kitchen orderly and organized is critical in order to save precious time while prepping your meals. If everything is out of its place and hard to find, you can end up spending more time looking for your tools and ingredients rather than actually using them. It can be a bit challenging to keep things in order, so here is a bit of inspiration for easy ways to keep everything organized and get your meals done more efficiently.
Coat Hanger For Pots
Especially for those with small kitchens, it’s important to use every nook and cranny in order to utilize the space in our kitchen as much as we can. The side of a cabinet is a great spot to hang a coat hanger or even make your own in order to hang pots on it. You can also drill a hole and tie some twine around a cutting board to hang it there as well.
Make Your Own Spice Rack
Spices are a wonderful way to add a punch of flavor to your food. With so many options out there, these little jars can really add up and start taking up a lot of space in your kitchen. You can make your own spice rack that out of wooden crates and customize them so that they fit perfectly in the amount of space you have available in your kitchen. Paint them any color you wish and make them your own.
Make Drawers Vegetable Friendly
Storing vegetables can be a bit tricky, but you can make your life a whole lot simpler by customizing your drawers to make them more veggie friendly. Use wicker baskets or any bin that you choose that fit into your kitchen drawers in order to create divided spaces. You can also divide the bins from within using a plank of wood to separate produce.
Use Chalkboard Labels
This simple and aesthetically pleasing kitchen hack doesn’t just look great, but it is also highly functional. Chalkboard labels are fantastic for labeling storage jars, and best of all, if you need to re-use a jar, it is so simple to erase and re-label it using the chalkboard label. Besides, they make any panty look upscale and organized.
Magnetic Fridge Side Holder
Here is yet another example of how using the side of a piece of furniture or appliance can really come in handy when it comes to storage solutions. You can buy ready made organizers like this one, but you can also make your own if you wish. Make sure it is strong and that you don’t place objects that are too heavy for it to handle in order to avoid things crashing down.