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15 Life-Changing Storage Ideas for the Kitchen

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Aug 08, 2014 01:05 AM
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by Julie Carlson last modified Jul 28, 2014

If you've perused Pinterest lately in search of kitchen storage ideas, you know there are thousands of space-saving tricks floating around. Here's a roundup of our current favorites (we're filing them away for any future kitchen remodels). Above: A wall-mounted dish rack frees up countertop space; image via Fab . See 5 Favorites: Space-Saving Dish Racks . Above: Wall-mounted soap holder as brush holder, a genius idea from Martha Stewart . Above: No need to stow away a collection of pots—create an artful tableau using simple wall hooks; image of Adrienne Antonson's house via Design Sponge . Above: A folding step ladder stowed in a below-cabinet drawer, another Martha Stewart innovation. Above: Kitchen design company Viola Park integrates a knife block into a stainless steel backsplash. The wood knife block holds 12 knives and is available in walnut, rift-cut white oak, and bamboo; $125. Also see 5 Quick Fixes: Knife Storage . Above L: A tiny Swedish kitchen  via   Bolaget  features a pull-out cutting board. Above R: Fully extended with legs, the board functions as a two-seater table, via Bolaget . Above: An attractive dustpan displayed in easy reach encourages clean up; see  Domestic Science: Vipp Dustpan and Brush . Above: A drawer outfitted for upright flatware storage; see more at Drawer Divider Roundup . Above: A pull-out knife block, via Shelterness . Above: For space-challenged kitchens, Rev-A-Shelf's Door Mount Cutting Boards are worth considering. Above: A kitchen drawer slot used as a paper towel holder, via Southern Living Magazine . Above: Natural Rubberwood Expandable Utensil Tray ; $34.99 at Chefs Catalog. Above: Tension rods as cabinet dividers, via Martha Stewart . Above: I once lived in a rental with a similar pull-out cutting board (why didn't I integrate it into my own kitchen remodel?); photo via DIY Network . Above: Dog bowl drawer, via BHG . For more inspiration, have a look at all of the Kitchen posts in our archive, including  Design Lessons from Julianne Moore . N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on May 6, 2013 as part of our issue The Modern Kitchen . More Stories from Remodelista Vote for the Best Kitchen in the Remodelista Considered Design Awards: Professional Category Trending on Gardenista: Kitchen Gardens Near and Far Rehab Diary: A Small-Kitchen Makeover with Maximum Storage






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