When you have a small kitchen then every square inch count. A few years ago, I lived in a small apartment where I have two rooms and a kitchen. So, it is pretty obvious that my kitchen was way too small to accommodate all kitchen items or supplies. But I didn’t underestimate the under-cabinet space in storing my essential kitchen items. It helped me a lot in storing half of the storage commodities. That’s why I could work freely in my kitchen without any disorder. So, for this reason, today I want to share with you some easy and genius under cabinet storage ideas that will help in organizing your small kitchen.
1. Stock fruits in an under-cabinet bin.
An under-cabinet fruits bin remains near eye level so that you will feel more inclined in grabbing fruit or two. Plus, it keeps your countertops free from the bulky fruit bowls and adds both accessibility and beauty to your kitchen.
2. Deceive your cabinet space with produce baskets.
If you have to cook for a lot of people in your small kitchen daily then these in-cabinet wicker baskets are perfect for you. Because these baskets are impressive in storing large quantities of potatoes, onions or garlic, etc. out of the eyesight and off the countertops.
3. Convert a cabinet nook into an appliance garage.
If there is an empty nook on your countertop then convert it into an appliance garage. For this, attach a sliding cabinet door that will keep your appliances out of sight and your countertop organized.
4. Buy a utility cart that you can move anywhere.
The utility cart is a great storage companion. It can stay under a sink cabinet or any other corner. You can roll it anywhere and can have easy access to pantry items, cleaning supplies and many more whenever you want.
5.Screw spice beakers into the underside of a cabinet.
Use the underside of cabinets by screwing the spice beaker into it. It might look a bit complicated but it has an easy setup. In this way, you can get floating spice beakers which will save cabinet space and adds charm to the kitchen.
6. Try DIY Coffee Pod Organizer.
Coffee pods can be very tough to keep in order. That’s why you can try this hack that uses simple t-molding as an archetype system for your coffee pods like Nespresso, Keurig, etc.
7. Attach a retractable stand under the cabinet.
I know this will be a bit fancy idea for those who have a small kitchen. But I am specifically suggesting this idea to those who love to take cooking ideas and tips from a cookbook or a Tablet. So here you can have hand-free reading while cooking. Plus, you can fold this retractable stand when it is not in use.
8. Deliver vegetables from the cabinet.
First of all, you can convert your under-sink area to a cabinet. Then in your under-cabinet space add a few sliding wicker baskets drawer which is great for storing vegetables like squash, beets, papaya, pumpkin, etc.
9. Hang your pots and pans under the cabinet.
Utilize your under-cabinet spot to hang pots and pans. It is an ideal space for storing cookware. So, you just need to attach some hook to the cabinet for hanging pots and pans.
10. Add some shelves below the cabinet.
Adding shelves below the cabinet can increase your storage place. Plus, it will be a great storage idea for those who invite guests frequently in the home. Because these shelves can store daily platters, glasses, cups, mugs, etc. that can be grabbed easily.
11. Hang coffee mugs under the cabinet.
It will look both stylish and organized if you hung coffee mugs under the cabinet. So, connect some hooks under the cabinet to dangle the coffee mugs in the air.
12. Attach a drawer under the cabinet.
You can attach drawer under the cabinet to use it as a spice rack or you can store spoons, forks, spatula, knife, scissors, etc. It will give you easy access to items and free the countertop.
13. Try rack made from a wire under the cabinet.
You can attach a metal wired rack under the cabinet with an adhesive or electric grill. This rack is ideal in storing small items like spice jar, pickle jar or any other small cereal boxes. However, if you want then you can store some cookbooks on this rack.
So, these above ideas will not only save space but will also add charm to your small kitchen., I hope these under cabinet storage ideas inspire you to organize your kitchen smartly. Thanks for reading!