Jumpstart Your Day: 5 Kitchen Hacks that You Should Try

Maximize your kitchen space with these easy-to-do ideas


Having a small area for your kitchen should not hinder you from working efficiently. Turn every corner into instant storage space and create functional pieces that will surely come in handy. Let these ideas guide and inspire you.

Source and photos: Buzzfeed.

Install a foldaway extra table.

There are days when the countertop doesn't have enough space to accommodate kitchen activities. Slicing and dicing, washing of ingredients, the list goes on! Deal with this challenge by installing a foldaway table that serves as an extra prep space and mini dining corner. 

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Install extra shelves inside cabinets.

Maximize space by adding shelves that can hold dinnerware and other must-haves. Find a similar product when you visit the mall or Howard's Storage World.

Add hooks for kitchen essentials.

Don't leave cleaning rags and gloves on display. Install hooks on your cabinets' doors to keep these items organized.

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Maximize wall space.

Add open shelves that can hold glassware and other kitchen utensils that you use often.

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Create a wall organizer.

Display and keep your cooking essentials organized by installing a pegboard on one side of the wall. You may opt to showcase utensils with charming designs or those that you use often for a more efficient cooking.

Create your own pegboard! Check out this guide from apartmenttherapy.

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