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    31 Kitchen Products For Anyone Who Basically Has No Cabinet Space

    Defeat your no-storage woes with roll-up drying racks, pull-down spice racks, and more clever organizers.

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    1. A two-tier basket drawer that'll make that one tiny cabinet in your kitchen actually functional so you no longer have to stand on your tippy-toes looking for the cinnamon that somehow got lost in a sea of jars. Shorties, let's rejoice!

    Amazon Customer / amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "This product has been a lifesaver in our kitchen. We were able to rid out countertops of the utensil holder, which was totally inefficient. The cooking utensils fell out all the time, were a pain in the rear to retrieve, and just plain unsightly. This new item, is not only efficient, but it is used for multitasking. It serves to hold all this cooking utensils that are necessary to run a kitchen, but it gives us extra counter space by using the top to store our bread and such. I would highly recommend those considering purchasing this item to think outside the box for additional uses." —Janice M. Likens

    Get it from Amazon for $24.87 (available in two colors).

    2. A baker's rack with hooks and tons of room for kitchen appliances and other items that don't have a practical home...until now! Think of all the space you'll save.

    Walmart

    Promising review: "This is the perfect work station for my little kitchen. I don't have much counter space so this adds just the right amount needed and since I can store all my baking items on the racks, I have everything I need at hand. Best thing I've ordered in a long time." —MuffyTuffet

    Get it from Walmart for $89.

    3. A set of stackable, air-tight food containers to rid your precious cabinet space of random boxes and bags that never fit right. Plus food will last even longer than it would.

    VNT1215 / amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "Love everything about these! Not only do they look great and help me not stress me out every time I open the cabinet, they work very well. The air lock seal is perfect. Plus the tall ones are great for a box of cereal and cute enough to leave out on the counter for the kids! Hoping they last over time, but right now I feel these are worth the investment. Will buy more soon!" —Michelle G.

    Get it from Amazon for $29.99+ (available in three different sets).

    4. A single-serve Keurig small enough to fit on space-limited countertops, yet so mighty it'll produce the strong cup of coffee you need to start your mornings. You won't be a nice person, otherwise.

    Irene Haskins / amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "This coffee maker has met all my expectations. Once I found the coffee blends I like best, I can have my favorite cup any time of day or any mood. No more wasting pots of coffee. I enjoy tea sometimes and while I can make a cup at a time in the microwave or from hot water in the kettle, this is still easier. This design is a real space saver, too. I don't have much counter space. It heats up quickly, too. I would like to add, having read some other reviews, this pot has not refused one single K-cup or pod or anything I have used." —Patricia A. Davis

    Get it from Amazon for $114.99 (available in two colors).

    5. And a coffee pod organizer for all those tea bags, sugar packets, and creamers you have tossed around in random drawers. Yay, organization!

    Claudia Garza / amazon.com

    Promising review: "Great for the price. This doesn't feel or look cheap at all. I had all my pods taking up space in a drawer. Not only did this free up my drawer, but it made my counter look nicer and more modern with this under my coffee maker. It stores so many pods and gives me quick access to all of them. No more walking around my kitchen and searching through my drawer for the right pod. I put a mat in between the coffee maker and drawer as a protective barrier just in case. This holds 36 pods, which is a lot when the pods are as big as as they are. This has made my life easier. I love any product that does that. I have already recommended this to family and friends." —Shelly

    Get it from Amazon for $16.99.

    6. A roll-up drying rack you and your countertops will be thrilled to have around.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "We have tried to minimize the amount of stuff taking up our kitchen countertop, so we got rid of the dish rack. I still wanted the ability to dry dishes and big pots/pans after cooking, so I got this rack. Thing is AWESOME. It is extremely versatile and rolls up neatly for storage under the sink or wherever else you'd want to store it. It repels water and makes cleaning it very simple. Gunk doesn't want to stay on it and anything that does stick to it comes right off with a light scrub and some dish soap. It doesn't smell at all and is lightweight, but very sturdy and able to hold two to three big pots and pans over the sink. You can also fold it in half if you want to access the sink but want to dry a pot or some glasses while washing." —Jay C.

    Get it from Amazon (also available in a two-pack) for $25.

    7. A modern-looking caddy to free up important counter real estate and keep your sponges a little cleaner — you know, 'cause sinks are FILTHY places! You clean raw meat in there.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was worried that this caddy wouldn't fit right, or that the suction cup wouldn't hold and it would constantly be falling in the sink. However, that is not the case. I have set it up with two small dish soap bottles and two sponges, and it hasn't fallen since I've gotten it. In fact, I have even bumped it a few times with my hand while washing dishes and it has stayed put. I am considering buying more for Christmas gifts. I would definitely recommend!" —Amazon Customer

    Get it from Amazon for $10.99 (available in two colors).

    8. A mini multi-cooker because you shouldn't be denied the wonders of easy meals due to lack of storage. Everyone needs to eat.

    Amaznon, CK / amazon.com

    This cooker steams meats and veggies (healthy!) while rice cooks below, so you have a delicious and nutritious meal without all the leg work.

    Promising review: "I love this rice cooker! I've found so many uses for it! I use is daily and it's taken the dread out of cooking rice. Perfectly cooks and steams every time!! Very easy to clean." —CK

    Get it from Amazon for $34.56+ (available in two colors).

    9. A can rack that'll completely change how you store your favorite soups and sodas. Slip it in your most-cluttered cabinet or in the fridge and maximize 👏 that 👏 space 👏! Since you know you didn't have any to begin with.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Now I can easily see that I have 12 cans of green beans...I tried to keep my can items in neat rows but they quickly got pushed aside leading me to buy something I already had. It was very simple to put together and now I not only look like the organized cook, I am! It is a great product if you want to be more organized and find items quickly." —Dottie Morrison

    Get it from Amazon for $19.87 (available in two colors).

    10. A simple drawer organizer for under the sink so you conveniently keep cleaning products and other kitchen essentials hidden away but still easily accessible. You'll always know where the Windex is.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "If you have limited storage space, such as an apartment kitchen or bathroom, this organizer will help you make efficient use of the space you have. Two organizers stacked fit perfectly under my bathroom sink cabinets. They come with screws to attach them to the bottom of the cabinet, but I found that they worked fine without being screwed down so I didn't bother. There is a removable center divider which further helps you keep things organized. The drawers stack well on top of each other and everything is well made, particularly the drawer rollers. Opening and closing the drawer is easy and smooth even when filled with heavy objects." —sscholten

    Get it from Amazon for $20.97+ (available in two sizes).

    11. A set of collapsible colanders with adjustable arms to help you drain, even with a sink filled with dishes. They break down into smaller units and take up way less space than traditional strainers, which means you can store them in your cabinets, no problem.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "We have space issues, so I typically look for items that will collapse. I bought this colander to replace a large un-collapsible one that was taking up too much room. I have used this several times and am very happy with its size. The expandable handles are wide enough to fit perfectly over one side of the double sink without falling into it. Clean up is a breeze! Storage is a not an issue as it slides into any available space. After collapsing, the depth is less than 2". It's about the size of a small cookie sheet in overall dimensions." —wildleigh

    Get it from Amazon for $14.99 (available in four colors).

    12. A three-tiered drying rack can save your counter from a total dish takeover, especially if you don't have any shelves either.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "It’s nice to have the rack building up instead of building out, so I can use the space to the most without occupying all the kitchen countertop. The rack is very solid and sturdy and I can adjust the height of each tier to fit my dishes. Overall it’s a very nice product to tidy things up." —VC

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    13. An expandable shelf that'll give you some needed storage. You'll be the master of stacking in no time.

    Amazon Fan / amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "These expandable shelves are the bomb. They are a great size (measure your cabinets carefully if using inside). They are extremely sturdy and the 'expandable' feature is so handy. I have four of these; three are used for dishes and one in my pantry. This shelf doubles the storage area for canned goods and is a great addition to any cabinet. I am a Fiestaware collector and I have no concern that these sturdy shelves will hold my heavy dishes. If you need to expand your storage...get these. You won't be sorry." —Amazon Fan

    Get it from Amazon for $21.29.

    14. A pan and lid rack so you can avoid any and all kitchen disasters trying to pull a pot from your cabinet. Plus, it'll just free up so much space.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I was tired of stacking my frying pans on top of each other and was looking for something to both organize my pans and give me easy access to them. Before this organizer, I would have to unstack several pans in order to get to the middle pan that I needed. Now, I can just reach in and immediately get the frying pan that I need without having to unstack. The quality of this organizer is pretty good." —Linda Roberson

    Get it from Amazon for $14.97 (available in two colors).

    15. An over-the-door organizer for holding a variety of things like cutting boards, cleaners, and cooking sprays. Get creative people, the kitchen is your oyster, you can make it how you want it to be.

    Ashley / amazon.com, amazon.com

    Psst! It comes with screws so you don't have to use the hangers if they don't fit on your cabinet. With that being said, you should definitely measure before buying if you *do* want to hang it over the cabinet door.

    Promising review: "I am so happy to have found this major space saver! I always struggle to find a place to store my cutting boards. I worry about how clean they are when I leave them on the counter. I love the fact that they are now tucked away and won't get dirty! I am able to fit two, 3/4-inch thick wood boards, as well as two thin plastic ones. My largest board is 16 inches tall and it fits with plenty of room to close the door. Yes, you can see the hangers on the outside of the door, but they are very discrete. All-in-all a fantastic buy!" —madeline audrey

    Get it from Amazon for $14.47.

    16. And for the other door, a shopping bag holder because we're all adults here and it's time to stop shoving them in the back of your cabinets — or even worse, on your countertops.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Holds a ton of those little plastic bags! Very sturdy metal too! Am very pleased with this purchase! Those bags were overtaking our cabinet underneath and now, everything is all neat and organized! Makes me smile every time I open the door! :)" —Shannon O

    Get it from Amazon for $13.99+ (available in three set sizes and colors).

    17. A mini food processor that'll chop up veggies, finely grind hard cheeses, and ultimately help you cut down time AND save space (since it's so cute 'n' tiny!). Multiplicity is truly the name of the game.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I’ve been using this three-cup mini food processor for almost two years now. I love it so much that I needed to finally give a review. I only cook for two, so it’s the perfect size for us. I’ve used it to make smoothies, grind nuts, and prepare sauces. I’ve even used it to grind oatmeal into oatmeal flour. I have a small kitchen and only have room for the most useful equipment/utensils. This one passes the test. It is also easy to clean…no nooks or crannies for food to get stuck in." —Value Guy

    Get it from Amazon for $31.78+ (available in four colors).

    18. A compact hand mixer with a retractable cord and a compartment for storing the beaters. Just think, you'll never misplace the attachments because they all stay together! I know, I was shocked, too.

    melissa l. / amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "I lost a blade for my old Sunbeam mixer and I wanted to make my cream cheese pound cake. I was looking for a low-cost replacement but I needed more watts to effectively cream my butter and sugar!! Wow, am I glad I purchased this mixer!! It creamed my sugar and butter a lot faster than my old mixer and my cake was so light and fluffy!! This one is perfect for the price and quality that I was looking for and I love the way the blades store along the side of the mixer!" —Myra J Williams

    Get it from Amazon for $19.99 (available in four colors).

    19. A pullout basket to instantly transform your shelf-less cabinet into a kingdom of storage space. No more scratching your pots and pans from stacking them incorrectly.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "LIFE SAVING!!!! I have a very narrow cabinet next to my stove and I could never put anything that I used often in it because it had a useless half shelf, was very deep, and I could never reach anything. This fit perfectly, was installed within 20 minutes start to finish, and now I have a very useful storage space where I can finally put things I use all of the time! The product is built very well, it is very heavy duty metal yet the bins glide easily and smoothly. You will not be disappointed!!" —LMB

    Get it from Amazon for $64.24+ (available in two sizes).

    20. A six-piece stackable bin set for organizing everything — yes, I said everything — in your tiny fridge and freezer. No more wondering how many eggs you have!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Very happy with these organizers. They are very sturdy and help keep my refrigerator organized. It's so much easier to find things. Things don't get lost in the back of the fridge. If something spills, it is easy to remove just that container and clean it than to clean the entire shelf. My refrigerator just looks better when the door is opened with these handy organizers. Should have purchased them sooner!" —Thoreauback

    Get it from Amazon for $28.99.

    21. A pull-down spice rack that can store up to 30 (!!!) bottles and comes with labels to help you find exactly what you're looking for. Ooh, I am excited thinking about how much ~thyme~ you're going to save! The spice of it all.

    TeamDavidAndSarah / amazon.com

    Promising review: "I do not regret getting this spice organizer! I can finally find all of my spices without having to move several out of the way. You know, like when you have to move 10 bottles from the shelf just to get to that one random spice in the back of the cabinet that you barely remembered that you even had? This organizer not only holds the standard size spice bottles, but also the medium sized ones, too! This comes with several labels that you can add to the front of the drawers to help further organize your goods. I did find that there were several spice names that were not offered, but the blank labels serve that purpose as needed. I only have one, but it does look like another one could easily stack on top of this for those who are spice hoards!!" —TeamDavidAndSarah

    Get the 12-bottle rack from Amazon for $24.90 (available in four sizes).

    22. A must-have tea organizer for tea lovers far and wide! It holds up to a 100 bags and takes up way less space than all the boxes you're cramming into your already-full cabinets. You'll actually know if you gotta refill on your precious rasberry herbal tea.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Do I really need a tea bag organizer? That's what I was thinking when I ordered this and when I took it out of the box... and when I filled the first little bag holder. But as the pile of empty boxes grew larger, I knew the answer was yes, I do need a tea bag organizer. I was using a whole shelf and a half of jumbled tea boxes which I had to sift through to look for a specific tea. In the end, I think this held about eight or nine boxes of tea bags (I crammed some of them). I am so happy that I got this!" —Sarah C.

    Get it from Amazon for $24.99.

    23. A drink vessel rack you can use to better organize your never-ending collection of water (...and wine) bottles. We're not judging, not at all.

    Amazon, Hollie / amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is one of those products you don't think you need but when you have it, it makes life so nice. Love the durability of the plastic. I use it for water bottles and travel coffee cups. Everything is so organized and I can find the item I'm looking for quickly." —Maggie Munoz

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99+ (available in two set sizes).

    24. A wall-mount organizer to give you quick access to all your kitchen essentials. Nothing sucks more than turning around for a wooden spoon and having things burn in the meantime.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I had been shopping for a pot rack for a long while but I could not find one that I liked. I wanted a pot rack that was sturdy and with clean, simple lines. I bought this one the day I saw it. It holds all of my pots and pans and then some. The shelf is great for the big stock pot and the other lids. The set comes with hooks and I had a few left over to hold lesser used utensils. I even put the BBQ tools up there." —Nicolette

    Get it from Amazon for $49.99.

    25. A magnetic strip that'll free up some crucial drawer space and give you more room for other utensils. The future prep space is making you jump for joy.

    Amazon, E. Starck / amazon.com

    Promising review: "This is a wonderful way to keep my knives and it looks really great. My kitchen is very small so keeping these from taking space in drawers if fantastic. Also very easy to install, had to use a level, but easy for one person." —alleah

    Get it from Amazon for $35.95+ (available in eight sizes plus custom lengths, and 10 colors).

    And check out our picks for the best chef's knives at BuzzFeed Reviews!

    26. A slim storage unit you can just slip on into a narrow crevice or convenient area, and then slide out when you need something because it has WHEELS! It hardly takes up any space, yet holds so much. #BlessedT.

    Amazon, L. McDonals / amazon.com

    Promising review: "This thing is awesome. Fits right in the space between the fridge and wall. We have so many spices and cooking oils and this helps organize them all, which makes it easy when cooking. If you have a stainless steel fridge, this matches perfectly next to it like ours does. A few friends have commented how genius it was of us to get this and asked where they could get one." —MP

    Get it from Amazon for $36.99.

    27. An under-cabinet wine rack because having vino in an easy-to-reach place is adult rule number one. Number two is drinking enough water so you won't get a hangover the next day.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "The perfect storage solution for those of us with a smaller kitchen space! Easily installed, simplistic design, and super convenient!" —Amy O

    Get it from Amazon for $15.99 (available in two colors).

    28. AND! A wine glass holder to hold all of your precious stemware upside down, which is absolutely the right way up.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "Looks great, convenient, leaves the area looking organized. If you need space it's a great way to get it and nicely display glasses that can be obtained with no hassle." —Debra Coleman

    Get it from Amazon for $14.98.

    29. A set of Rubbermaid food containers with lids that snap to the base so you save space and know where all the corresponding pieces are! Plus, think of all the leftovers you can store.

    Amazon

    Promising review: "I love these even more after my (brilliant engineer) husband finally realized that the lids could attach to the containers for storage. Contrary to the opinion of others, I like the smallest size containers. You use it to pack salad dressing or in the junk drawer for tacks, nails, etc. These are nice for leftovers and taking food to parties. They stack well and don't leak. If the party is informal, keep the food in the dish and attach the lid to the bottom so it doesn't get lost. If more formal, transport the food in this container and use it to take leftovers back. These are inexpensive enough so you don't have to worry too much about them being returned when you bring food to someone." —Lady Lawyer

    Get it from Amazon for $26.10 (for a set of 42).

    30. A pack of cabinet organizers that'll provide a solution to all your storage woes because it comes with three helper shelves and a spice, wrap, and pan rack. We love versatility!

    Amazon

    Promising review: "This cabinet organizer set really helped me organize my kitchen! I've always just stacked pots, pans, and lids on top of each other, which causes damage to the pans and stress when I need to find something. This helped me to separate them neatly, which gives me easier access to all of my stuff! I was also able to clean up my cups and plates so I don't have things falling out at me every time I open the cabinet! If you have limited space, or just want to tidy up your cabinets, this is a must purchase for you!" —alimil85

    Get it from Amazon for $27.55.

    31. And a small, retro-looking microwave because you shouldn't have to sacrifice style just for the extra space. It almost makes you wanna host a sock hop.

    Jennifer / amazon.com, Amazon

    Promising review: "First off, this microwave is adorable. I bought this to replace my very large microwave and it saves so much space. I do not have much counter space and have many kitchen devices so the size of this microwave was just right for my needs." —Jennifer

    Get it from Amazon for $69.98+ (also available in mint green).

    Are you READY to get that tiny kitchen organized?!

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