16 Amazing Kitchen Organization Hacks From the Dollar Store
16 AMAZING Kitchen Organization Hacks From the Dollar Store
If your kitchen is anything like mine, it may look great, but upon closer inspection, the drawers are disorganized and it can be difficult to find what you are looking for.
If you love to cook as much as I do, you know how frustrating it can be when your pantry is disorganized and overflowing, or your cabinets are filled with pots and pans. It’s not just an eyesore, it’s inefficient.
I love it when people find inexpensive ways to do something. Or to repurpose something in a whole new way.
Here is some inspiration with 16 budget-friendly hacks to organize every part of your kitchen, with only one trip to the dollar store.
Organize Under the Kitchen Sink
I think the expression “everything and the kitchen sink” might refer to all of the odds and ends that have come to live in that space.
Finding my way around everything that has been thrown (I mean carefully placed) under there can be a nightmare. Particularly because you have to work around pipes and other fixtures.
Here are some amazing ways to keep it organized, on a budget.
Mix and Match Bins and Baskets
DIY Pull Out Drawers
Baskets, Bins and Caddys, Oh My!
Don’t you just love when someone comes up with something so simple, yet so genius, and you wonder “why didn’t I think of that!”.
Mommy Suite used a lazy susan under her kitchen sink to easily access whatever she was looking for.
Organize The Refrigerator
Keeping my refrigerator organized can be a challenge. When everything is out of place, it can be hard to find what you are looking for.
Here are some creative ways to keep it neat, clean and organized.
Lazy Susan Reimagined
Brittany from The Domestic Geek Blog did just that.
A Place For Everything And Everything In Its Place
She used locker bins she purchased at the Dollar Store to inexpensively organize all the items in her refrigerator so they were easy to find when she needed them.
Make Use of Every inch of Space
Instructables came up with a genius way to create magnetic bins onto the refrigerator to place spices or other knick-knacks so they are easy to reach, and don’t take up valuable counter space.
Organize the Kitchen Pantry
Ever feel as though no matter how large your kitchen pantry might be, it just isn’t big enough to store everything you need?
An easy way to make the most of the space is to find ways to creatively organize everything. This allows you to find everything you need. It also ensures you don’t buy more cans of pasta sauce because you didn’t realize that you already had 5 different kinds stuffed in the back. (True story)
A Kitchen Pantry Overhall
If you weren’t already headed to the dollar store, check out her amazing before and after!
Glass Containers and Labels
PBJ Stories shared her amazing budget-friendly before and after using – which you should definitely check out. But her idea to use a paper or magazine holder to store canned goods blew me away.
Organize Your Kitchen Cabinets
Kitchen cabinets can be just like a junk drawer. A place you throw in pots, pans, and other kitchen gadgets quickly closing the door and hope you don’t hear the loud thud of everything crashing down.
Here is some inspiration on how you can easily and inexpensively organize your kitchen cabinets with one trip to the dollar store.
Pots, Pans and bakeware
Restoration Beauty creatively used wire office organizers to utilize all the available space and keep her kitchen cabinets organized.
She used this kitchen hack by installing hooks in the kitchen cabinets in her camper to store all of her kitchen ladles, spoons, and measuring cups.
Use the Back of the DOor
This DIY created by A Cultivated Mess is not only creative and beautiful, it is functional.
DIY Cooling Rack Into SPice Rack
Check out The Stoney Brook House for a detailed tutorial of how she did it.