Create the illusion of more space by blending a small pantry door with surrounding walls. Jennifer Gilmer Kitchen & Bath replaced a traditional six-panel door with a flat door and painted it the same color as the wall. By adding baseboard and shoe molding to the door and installing a touch latch similar to those used airplane cockpit doors, the pantry disappears into the wall.
Every storage need is met with this walk-in butler's pantry. Neutral tile floors pair with warm wood cabinets and open shelves that house all the kitchen essentials and food items. A farmhouse sink provides an extra prep or clean up area that's hidden away from the main kitchen. A pane window allows natural light into the narrow space and provides pretty views of the yard.
Prefer to keep spices hidden? Take advantage of wall storage opportunities in your pantry with simple wire baskets that transform into mounted spice racks. Blogger Ashley of Domestic Imperfection came up with this clever idea so she could declutter spice storage from the back of her pantry door.
If you buy canned goods in bulk, investing in a can rack will make your pantry much tidier. By storing cans on their sides, you can easily grab what you need while the next-in-line can rolls to the front. Home storage company Atlantic makes canned food racks in many different shapes and sizes, such as the Three Shelf Can Rack shown here.
If you're not a fan of plastic, give glass containers a go in the pantry. Emily of Decorchick found hers at IKEA and Walmart, then gave them an organized upgrade with vinyl adhesive labels and chalk pens.
This roomy gray pantry features white floor-to-ceiling shelves, hardwood floors and bench seats. A green area rug adds a pop of color, while a small window allows natural light to illuminate the space.
This view into the attractive pantry gives a glimpse at the well-organized space. The kitchen's stainless steal refrigerator includes an "away mode" vacation setting that makes the appliance more energy-efficient.
French Door White Pantry With Wood Sliding Drawers Framed With Built In Stainless Steel Refrigerators
White french door cabinets open up to reveal wood shelves and sliding wood drawers for an organized and easily accessible pantry. Built in stainless steel refrigerators frame the pantry for a sleek contemporary look.
Wooden boxes with press-on labels are excellent for storing multiple spices jars, condiments and even individual packets of oatmeal. Even though these items on are the top shelf of a pantry, they're easy to access thanks to great thinking by Blogger Angela Lerew of Unexpected Elegance.
With various sized bins and a range of lids, it doesn’t take much for your collection of leftover holders to get out of hand. Lufkin and Goodsell say to group bottoms, then stack lids vertically with the help of a plate rack.
Floor-to-ceiling cabinetry in a medium oak finish and natural Silestone countertops prove a perfect pair in the butler's pantry of HGTV Dream Home 2010, conveniently located adjacent to the kitchen. Sand-colored tile and counter surfaces paired with undermount lighting keep the small workspace bright and airy despite lack of natural sunlight.
A combination of open and closed storage makes organization a cinch in this butler's pantry. Rustic cabinets fill one side of the space with center glass cabinets to display favorite china, while the opposite wall has open cabinets with wicker baskets for easy-to-stow storage.