The size of under kitchen sink cabinet is awkward. As there is a pipe running through the middle, organizing this space can be tricky.
Many of us overlook the actual storage capacity of it. I dumped this area of mine with spraying bottles and other cleaning materials, and one day when I opened the cabinet door, it all fell upon me.
Organizing this little part of your kitchen will only take a few minutes, only if you are willing to give it a go. So sharing with you 16 under kitchen sink organization hacks that can be very useful.
16 Under Kitchen Sink Organization hacks to Fit All Your Stuff In
1. Make built-in compartments
Separated sections with built-in compartments can instantly give the under kitchen sink space a clean look. You can fit in some wood board slabs to make the compartments according to your needs.
2. Use hooks to hang
Fitting hooks is a straightforward and excellent solution. You can place it on your cabinet doors or inside to hand your gloves or brushes. Hanging things will make it easy to fetch.
3. Fit in a tension rod
To fit all your spray bottles, you can fit a tension rod inside your cabinet. In this way, you can make more space underneath to keep other stuff.
If you have many heavy spray bottles, then I would suggest you use a screw mounted option. Otherwise, you can go for a heavy-duty tension rod.
4. Use a clear plastic storage container
Clear plastic storage containers will make sure that you never lose your extra kitchen sponges, cotton balls, or other small things of yours.
You can easily see what you’ve put inside and utilized the vertical space properly by stacking the containers on top of each other.
5. Spin the lazy susan
To keep your cleaning supplies at your fingertips, place a lazy susan under your kitchen sink. It’s an amazing way to make use of your cabinet’s deep space.
For this, you won’t have to bend much to get anything from behind.
6. Don’t leave the doors
Use your cabinet to its fullest capacity. Don’t leave the doors unused. You can put a narrow shelf or basket to keep your supplies at hand.
When you open the doors, you get to see what things you have without even moving those.
7. Use a sliding drawer organizer
When buying a sliding drawer organizer, make sure that you have different drawer sizes. This will make sure that you have room for every type of product that you need to store.
8. Insert a multiple tier shelf rack
By inserting a multiple tier shelf rack, you can bring simplicity to your under kitchen sink organization.
Racks can be useful in a way that doesn’t have boundaries on the sides, so you can put anything there without the tension that it won’t fit.
9. Use a pull-out U-shaped under sink organizer
If your under kitchen sink space is too small and you have to make room for the pipe, then this u-shaped organizer is best for you. By this, you get to use your limited space and also keep a few necessary things.
10. Hang an over cabinet hanging tool caddy
Dedicate some inner door space for an over cabinet hanging tool caddy. You can put your necessary tools like different shaped brushes, to keep its bristles in good condition.
11. Buy a multi utility-expandable under sink shelf
Water pipe under your kitchen sink cabinet can really get in the way of most organizing boxes.
But this multi-utility expandable storage unit has removable shelf pieces so you can arrange them according to your needs. This can put your space to maximum use.
12. Keep only one basket of tissue rolls
Don’t stock up more than one basket of tissue rolls as tissue rolls eat up a lot of your functional space.
13. Arrange your stuff in order
It’s a very important point to follow. Keeping things in an orderly manner will make more room for everything.
For example- I kept all my large bottles in the down rack and smaller ones in the upper rack in case I don’t find the small bottle behind the big ones. Group your like items together.
14. Keep your brushes together
You can keep the brushes in a drawer or hang them upside down but keep them together. Don’t keep some of your brushes here and there because in the time of need you won’t be able to find it.
15. Foldaway your washing clothes after drying
Don’t scrunch away your wet wash clothes in a box. That will make the place smell damped, also ruin the fabric and kill space.
So, always remember to dry the cloth first and fold it away into a box to keep it organized.
16. Don’t push more than its capacity
Overflowing a place with things is never a good idea. It won’t help you in any way, on the contrary, will make your work harder.
If you don’t have enough space under your kitchen cabinet to keep all your things, then move some to other cabinets. Know your capacity and plan accordingly.
These creative storage solutions are made just to make your life easier. No matter how big or small space is, you can always rely upon some genius organizers as I did.
Bring your under kitchen sink space in tip-top shape and let me know if my suggestions have worked for you.