Declutter your kitchen with these proven organization solutions


The kitchen is the heart of a home. So, if your kitchen is a cluttered, disorganized, disheveled mess, what does that say about the health of the rest of your abode?

Whether you live in an apartment with a small kitchen or a large home with a massive kitchen (or somewhere in between), there are organizational tools that can make the room work and look better than ever. We have many of them in our own kitchens so we our recommendations are tried and tested.

Beverage Dispenser

This track system is similar to what grocery stores use so you can easily access your drinks without having to dig into the back of the fridge. The added bonus is that it is made in the USA with recycled plastic.

Container Lid Organizer

One of the most difficult items to store neatly is the conglomeration of food container lids that every kitchen seems to have. This product has three divided compartments, making it simple to store lids in a range of sizes in an orderly fashion.

Plastic/Wax/Foil Dispenser

Frustration-free! You always get a clean cut for plastic wrap, wax paper and aluminum foil and it’ll never get bunched up.

Water Bottle Holder

Reusable water bottles are good for your family as well as the environment, but they can be a chore to store. This product could be the answer. Space saving, stackable water bottle holders organize reusable containers vertically. You can also use them for bottled beverages in your refrigerator such as sodas and sports drinks.

Pan and Pot Lid Organizer

Stacking skillets or piling pot lids makes it challenging to find what you need when it’s time to cook. This organizer holds up to five pans or pot lids. You can use it vertically or horizontally, as well.

Pullout Waste Containers

Trash cans and recycle bins can be unsightly and unpleasant. This storage item turns an ordinary cupboard into a place to stash two containers. Simply roll them out when you need them. It comes with two bins (one for trash, one for recycling) and all the hardware is included.

Spice Drawer Liner

Spice racks require valuable counter or wall space, but spice jars can get lost on pantry shelves. This product enables you to store any small round item neatly in a drawer without them rolling all over the place (like cat food cans)

Under-Sink Shelf

Much of the space beneath your kitchen sink might go to waste because of pipes, hoses or a garbage disposal in the way. This handy organizer works around those items, letting you stash cleaning supplies and more.

In-Drawer Knife Block

A knife block kept on a counter can get dusty or grimy. This in-drawer alternative allows you to store knives safely and tidily inside of a drawer.

Expandable Silverware Organizer

The borders of this bamboo utensil tray slide out. Not only will it fit your drawer perfectly, but it also makes use of the space alongside the silverware with up to eight dividers.

Sink Front Tray

Have you ever wondered why sink fronts usually have faux drawers? This storage product turns them into a handy holder for sponges and other small objects. The tray, mountain hardware and pair of hinges are included.

MORE: This Ikea refrigerator organizer gets you so much space

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