Published at Thursday, January 02nd 2020, 06:13:53 AM. Kitchen Storage. By Adeline Laci.
Usually utensils are made from a wide variety of materials. While some of these materials are quite brittle, some of them are also hard enough to bear rough use. Hence, it is important to store these utensils separately, so that they do not get damaged due to improper use. One of the best ways to solve this problem is to place different types of utensils in different solutions.
Reorganize. The simple act of reorganizing your kitchen cabinetry a little can also be a quick way to free up extra storage space. Take that spaghetti out of its bulky box and store it in an attractive counter top kitchen canister instead. The same can be done with coffee, flour, sugar, in fact any number of dry goods. The new canisters will also add a little extra flair to your kitchen décor and suddenly you will have enough extra room in your kitchen cabinets to actually be able to see at a glance what you have in there.
If you are a person who loves to cook, chances are yougot recipes written down somewhere. While that can be stored in your file cabinet back at your home office, it is very inconvenient to going back all the way to retrieve it and risk smudging food all over your other files. The solution is a Recipe and Coupon Organizer. This plastic box can sit anywhere in the kitchen, allowing you to simply reach for it whenever you need to look up on your recipe.
If you cook at all, and yes, that includes opening a box, you spend time in your kitchen. And you use those things in your kitchen. Now, imagine being able to find everything you need in your kitchen with your eyes closed. Good kitchen storage lets that become possible.
When choosing kitchen storage, specifically for the new home owner, there are two general types of ideas the kinds of storage that are appropriate and needed in just about any kitchen, and those more suited to the individual kitchen and personalities of the owner. If you know the owner well, and have seen the new home or pictures of the new home is kitchen, then consider a gift that specifically suits that kitchen. For example, you may have seen the kitchen, and noticed that it is small, and low on drawer and cupboard storage. Also, you know the home owner to be an avid cook, so you wonder to yourself where they will keep their spices. The perfect gift might be a magnetic spice rack, the type where a modern looking metal sheet is mounted on a wall, or inside a cabinet door, then neat, metal containers hold spices, magnetically stored away on the mounted metal sheet. Myriad such ideas for specific storage needs exist, and a walk through a home organizing store would reveal many ideas to suit any kitchen.
A kitchen does not just have to function well as a place to prepare food, but also as a space where it is stored. A lack of properly organized kitchen storage is the number one complaint that most people have about their kitchens.
For a larger kitchen, you have more options. The same organization solutions used in a small kitchen can be used, but you also get the chance to upgrade to bigger storage. A movable butcher block island offers a convenient workstation as well as mass amounts of kitchen storage underneath it.