Small kitchens can present big problems, especially when you have multiple people in the household, be it little ones making a mess or multiple housemates trying to find space to store their goods in a packed space. Have no fear, because we’ve rounded up some of the best storage solutions to help with your tiny kitchen woes. Make the best use of space in your small kitchen with these clever wall-mounted storage ideas.
A Sharp Idea
Save counter space with this clever wall-mounted storage idea. Instead of a bulky knife block taking up valuable real estate in your kitchen, hang a magnetic knife holder. The wood detailing adds warmth and style that will look great with any backsplash. Schmidt Brothers Magnetic Wall Bar, Crate and Barrel, $80.
Pour it Up, Pour it Up
Small, busy kitchens can make the most of their tight space with this convenient wall-mounted food storage unit. Perfect for filling with cereal for households with little ones on go. Kids will love pouring their own bowls on busy mornings! Wall-Mounted Dry Food Storage Dispenser, Wayfair, $88.
What’s the Peg Idea?
Tuck your cleaning supplies away with a convenient and tidy sponge caddy. You can mount this easy product inside your sink or just behind your kitchen tap for easy access when it comes time to tidy up. Sponge Holder, West Elm, $38.
Just Mugging It
There’s nothing like a big cozy mug of coffee or tea in the morning, but have you ever noticed that mugs can be one of the most clutter-causing items in your kitchen? Tuck them away against the wall with this tiered hook storage unit that’s organized and easy to install. Coffee Cup Holder, Amazon, $33.
A Spice Saver
When you have a lot of small containers, they can create a disorganized mess in your kitchen cabinets. Save the cupboard room and keep your most-used spices at your fingertips with this wall-mounted metal spice rack.2 Tier Spice Rack, Loblaws, $17.
Hang Up Your Lid
Here’s an easy way to get bulky items off your counters—hang them! Tuck away those lids for pots and pans, or big wooden cutting boards with these easy-to-hang storage hooks. They’re. perfect for your walls or inside kitchen cupboards. Wall-Mounted Kitchen Storage Organizer, Etsy, $19.
Make Some Space for Paper Towels
Okay, this one might be obvious, but a sleek paper towel holder mounted to your backsplash is a really easy way to save space and keep your kitchen more organized. Plus, you’ll always know when it’s time to buy more paper towels. Stream Wall-Mounted Paper Towel Holder, Umbra, $8.
Wine Not Hang Those Glasses?
Wine lovers can save space in the cupboards with this sleek wall-mounted storage unit that puts their glassware on display. Finishes come in everything from shiny black to satin copper to add a bit of sparkle to your small kitchen. Wine Glass Rack, Etsy, $130.
Small Appliance Solution
If small appliances are cluttering up your counter space, clear up some additional room with this wall-mounted shelf. Not only does it tuck away your microwave, but it also has additional hooks below to hang cookware or utensils. How’s that for a two for one?Wall-Mounted Microwave Shelf, Amazon, $60.