Tuesday’s Tips: get more counter and floor space with these hidden storage ideas

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Get more counter space by hiding essentials in a pull out drawer. Instead of housing in jars, you can pull out and easily scoop corn meal, flour etc…
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A ventilated drawer to store non refrigerated foods like onions are great space savers too instead of large baskets on the floor or counter…
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If you use diagonal drawer dividers, you can store the extra long items in an organized way. Usually we would pack these like a bouquet on the counter in a can…
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Lastly store trash cans in a cabinet if you can. In my place I have a bottom cabinet that has a shorter top shelf so it’s perfect to hide my trash. All of these ideas provide you with either more floor room or counter space…

{Images via maisonet demeure, my home ideas, & houzz}

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4 thoughts on “Tuesday’s Tips: get more counter and floor space with these hidden storage ideas

  1. Yup. They sprout eyes when near onions. Both should also be stored cool and dark – basement is best, or garage. Also, ground flours go rancid exposed to air, not to mention attracting bug larvae (ew!). If you like the scoop-bin idea, get lids! Ikea has glass jars with metal and glass lids so you can see your stuff from the side (shelf) or top (drawer), no cabinets modifications needed.

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