Install a Pull-Out Cutting BoardIn a Houston kitchen designed by Michele Allman, a pullout cutting board has a hole, which makes it simple to brush the scraps directly into the trash bin just below.
Add a Crockery Drawer"Crockery drawers mean you are not on your toes, striving to reach a stack of heavy china," Julie Stevenson says of her sleek, streamlined kitchen designed by Alexander Adducci in Lake Bluff, Illinois. The drawers are outfitted with movable pegs so that it is easy to accommodate various size dishes.
Add Cabinets Above the WindowLet light in and store unused gadgets in miniature row of cupboards.
Try a Etagere for Added HeightAn open shelving unit adds more storage, but does not take up too much floor – or visual – space. A vintage étagère placed on the counter of Mary Jo Bochner's Savannah, Georgia, kitchen bowls and supports novels.
Zone Off a Small SpaceFrom the living space with folding doors, the kitchen is camouflaged in designer Bill Brockschmidt's 640-square-foot apartment. "We may also close off the dining room from the kitchen with pocket doors, so that once guests have arrived, we can open up the kitchen for cooking," Brockschmidt says.
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Get Creative With CabinetsInspired by the desk of a classic printer, Monica Bhargava had the cupboards in her California kitchen made to look like drawers.
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Repurpose Office SuppliesSurplus office organizers are ideal for storing cleaning supplies and plants that are small, especially next to the sink.