Kitchen storage is always an issue, especially for apartment dwellers or any homeowner whose kitchen is short on space. To remedy this, manufacturers like Hafele are doubling up storage in new, custom kitchens with clever multi-tiered drawers. Image courtesy of Hafele
Clean lines and dark wood define this bright modern kitchen. Oversized windows and soft gray walls let light shine throughout the open floor space. Waterfall counter tops create an interesting visual element.
Looking for a pretty place to stash small kitchen items or herbs? Create cute, custom utensil holders with a few recycled tin cans. Spray paint and craft tape will gussy them up, and S-hooks will keep them hanging in place on a towel bar.
This sleek modern kitchen features a lovely black-and-white island with an integrated table for dining and a Parson’s leg detail. Crisp white cabinetry provides ample storage, keeping this modern kitchen sleek and clutter free.
Instead of precarious stacks of cookware piled in the back of a cabinet, store your everyday pots in a handy drawer. This drawer features two separate sections: a deep area for housing big pots and a shallow roll-out for storing potholders, lids and trivets. Rich wood and sleek stainless steel hardward make this storage space visually appealing design element. Photo courtesy of Dura Supreme Cabinetry
What’s more country than open shelving? For a space-saving and affordable alternative to cabinets or custom shelving, consider using crates. This one, from Crates & Pallet, is covered in Rust-Oleum Kona Wood Stain for a deeper finish and a rustic look.
A solid aluminum sideboard serves up fixings for impromptu s'mores in the outdoor kitchen of the HGTV Dream Home 2014. A hammered metal serving platter and spatterware pitcher offer a nod to traditional mountain decor.
This country-style kitchen incorporates wooden shelving and exposed brick in an open-concept plan. Hardwood floors transition into tile in the adjoining room to create separation while maintaining the open feel.
Neutral is not boring in this kitchen design. A deep gray island adds beautiful contrast to the space as well as storage for kitchen necessities, and a neutral, geometric backsplash adds depth behind the high-end oven.