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In a small kitchen you have to squeeze to the last millimeter to optimize your storage and organization space, and be able to work and make life in it comfortably, regardless of the meters you have. Don’t you think this would be ideal?
Therefore, any advice, trick or idea, such as these 25 ideas that we will see below to optimize and increase the storage and organization space of a small kitchen, will come to us phenomenal.
Let’s see them.
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Let’s start with one of the most obvious: Take advantage of the upper closet space. But not putting objects directly without order or concert, but better in boxes: they fit more, are better organized, and easier to access.
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If the space is too large, as we see in the kitchen above these lines, we can install a shelf system to optimize the space above the kitchen cabinets.
In the beginning, unless you have very high ceilings, you should not allow anyone to design a kitchen that does not reach the ceiling, but if you already have it installed because it is old, or because you have moved and there is, You can implement a structure to take advantage of that space.
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If the countertop is small, and the sink has no draining area, we can install one on the wall, to leave the countertop free and optimize the space.
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Installing a table with wheels as an island that we can move comfortably will provide us with a large extra space, both to work and to enjoy.
We can also install some supports under the upper cabinets of the kitchen, to hang certain items such as kitchen paper or cups or other objects, leaving the countertop free.
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Take advantage of the inside of the door of the cabinets to install hooks and hang some small elements that do not fit us in another place.
Taking advantage of the side of the cabinets, whenever it is visible, is another very valuable resource for us to gain space and be able to store different elements. The ones we use the most, for example, are always at hand.
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Inside the sink closet, where we have all the bleach cans, clean floors, and etc., we can install two supports to have the garbage bags always at hand, without taking up space in any drawer as taught in Simply Organizer.
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Another way to take advantage of the sides of the kitchen cabinets, or the refrigerator. Put a stand with shelves to store everything.
In addition, this system does not need any type of installation, nor do we need to make holes, so that for those who live for rent it comes as a ring to the finger.
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Use the walls to install a magnetic support and have the tools we want always at hand and the most drained drawers. Here, at Amazon, we can buy magnetic knife holders.
We can also put the spices on the metal surface of the extractor hood, in magnetic jars. Or anything else we can put in these boats, freeing the cabinet where you have the spices. You can buy them here at Amazon.
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If we have a hole in one of the kitchen walls and it is not used, it would be convenient to add shelves in the walls, regardless of the hole we have, to increase and optimize the storage space of this.
Hanging fruit bowls. They are very practical, even some decorative and save space. Here you can see a selection of hanging fruit bowls.
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A perforated board can also help us, and much, to increase the storage and organization space in our small kitchen. These boards are economical and have great practical potential.
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Is there space left on top of the refrigerator? Then we can take advantage of it, to install some shelves, of work or wood, and increase the capacity of the kitchen.
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Take advantage of the hollow of the windows, to install a bar where to hang pans, saucepans and others.
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In all kitchens, a gap is always left under the cabinets, due to ergonomics, so that we can put our feet a few centimeters more than the body and work at ease.
Well, that hole, some bad, can be used to put two drawers, made to measure, and increase the storage space of the kitchen.
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Install some metal supports in the lower part of the upper cabinets, then hang and store in boats with magnetic lid, which fits us in them.
Especially spices. If you can’t in the fridge, maybe you can take advantage of the bottom of the tall kitchen cabinets.
In some kitchens there are gaps between the furniture; They can be used to put a small kitchen cart, with wheels, easy to take out and put in and increase the potential of the kitchen. We can buy this cart at Amazon, by clicking here.
Although the gap is very narrow today there are certain solutions, such as the bookshelf that we see above these lines, really practical, that we can at Amazon by clicking here.
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A simple grid installed in the kitchen sill can help us to organize and always have different utensils at hand.
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Installing shelves inside the cabinets, will allow us to optimize the space of these properly, and not a glass on another, as we usually do.
Some are simpler, others require a small DIY job, but all of them are excellent storage and organization ideas for small kitchens, which we can implement in our kitchen and expand the storage space to feel more comfortable in it, don’t you?