411homerepair.com

Latest Articles

Boost Your Electrical Service With Multitude

Businesses that provide electrical services or goods and professional electricians make invaluable contributions to society. From the home and...

on Jun 21, 2017

How to Check the Reputation of a Locksmith

In your life, you might have been faced by an awkward situation in which you had to stay out in the cold since you had lost the keys to your...

on Jun 19, 2017

Before You Put Your Trust in a Home Cleaning Company, Consider the Following

As is the case with every homeowner or renter, you have your reasons for hiring home cleaning professionals to come in and clean your home. Time is...

on Jun 14, 2017

Create The Ultimate Outdoor Area With A Veranda

When the weather is fine, we need to be outdoors to enjoy it. You could go for a walk or a run, hit the jogging track or the hiking trails or just...

on Jun 10, 2017

Maximizing ROI by Rehabbing Multifamily Properties

There are a number of rehab projects that multifamily investors typically acknowledge as time-tested solid investments because they are proven to...

on Jun 10, 2017

Easy Solutions for Organizing Your Kitchen

by Guest on May 13, 2012

The kitchen should be one of the most organized rooms of the house for this is where you store and prepare your meals on a daily basis. A neat and organized kitchen makes cooking and the clean-up process as quick and easy as possible while freeing up your time for better things. Here are a few easy solutions that will help keep your kitchen organized and running smoothly.

  • Remove any items that don’t belong in the kitchen and find permanent homes for them. This includes books, homework, car keys, purses, jackets or any other items that tend to gravitate toward the kitchen adding to the clutter.
  • Consolidate what you have, and then either donate unused items, find a storage spot out of the kitchen or have a yard sale to get rid of them.
  • Install hanging racks for extra pots and pans to free up cabinet space.
  • Place a single hook inside a cupboard door to hang the colander.
  • If your oven doesn’t have a broiler at the bottom, use that space to store cookie sheets.
  • Mount the spice rack on the wall to save counter space.
  • Hanging baskets are great for oven mitts, pot holders and other small but commonly used items.
  • Use plastic storage racks on the inside of cupboard doors for plastic wraps and aluminum foil.
  • Keep a step stool underneath the sink in case you need to change a light bulb or safely reach something on a high shelf.
  • Get in the habit of storing cans with their labels facing out so you can easily see what they are at a glance. Keep like items together such as soups on one shelf and vegetables on another.
  • Use translucent, airtight storage containers to keep cereals, rice, pasta and other dry items such as coffee, flour and sugar organized but in plain view. This makes things easy to find and cabinet space is freed up without the bulky boxes and packages those items often come packaged in.
  • Loose packets of dressings and condiments should be kept together in one baggie or small container inside the refrigerator.
  • Keep a magnetic pad with a pen on the fridge so you can quickly jot down items that need replenished or replaced the next time you head to the store.
  • Have a separate set of cleaning supplies specifically for the kitchen so you don’t have to run around to other rooms of the house such as the bathroom looking for your cleansers.
  • Small utility caddies can be hung inside cabinets or on the back of doors to keep dish detergents, scouring pads, sponges and other cleaning items handy and in one place.
  • Your cooking area should be as stream-lined as possible with the most often used items within easy reach. If you only use the blender during the holidays, then store it somewhere such as on top of the cabinets to free up valuable counter space. If you find that you use the measuring cups or spoons every day when cooking, then make sure they’re in a drawer near the sink or stove and not kept somewhere across the room.
Submitted by: John Garland @taylorgifts.com
Kitchen / Bathrooms 1307 Views

Most Recent Articles

Random Articles

New Jersey Local Builders Associations

Find a local builder or council, please contact the home builders' association (HBA) in your area.

Builders Associations

Avoid Common Landscaping Design Mistakes

Believe it or not, building a poorly designed landscape can cost just as much as building a well designed one. So when you're forking over big...

Garden / Landscaping

How Much a Remodeling Project Costs

How much a kitchen renovation costs? That depends on the scope of the renovation. A small scale remodel of an outmoded 200 Sq Ft kitchen costs as...

Improvements / Remodeling

Do-It-Yourself Home Weatherizing Projects

Many people shudder at the thought of winter approaching, mainly due to the increase in energy costs they know they'll have to pay. Instead of...

Windows / Siding

How Can You Maximize Your Kitchen Work Space?

Nowadays it is hard to find a home that has enough space to fit all your belongings in it comfortably. If that would be possible then it would...

Kitchen / Bathrooms

Actions

Contact Us | Submit Article | RSS | 411homerepair © 2017