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07 Mar How to Utilize Cabinets You Can't Reach

Person standing on a stool in kitchen to reach high cabinetOne of the most dreaded places in a kitchen is those hard to reach cabinets. You know the ones we’re talking about, in the corner where it’s dark and items get forgotten. Or those cupboards high above the refrigerator that nobody under 6-feet can reach without a stool. Often these cabinets turn to wasted space unless you learn how to maximize their potential. What to put in them Store items that don’t get used often. This seems obvious but sometimes our desire to keep all like items grouped together limits our ability to think outside the box. For example, we bet you only use that turkey roasting pan a couple times a year. Are you still stuffing it next to your pots that you use every day? Relocate the pan to the cupboard above the fridge and use the now free space for something else.
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19 Feb Fix Your Kitchen Drawers in a Cinch

Fix Your Kitchen DrawersThe most beat-up part of your kitchen is the cabinets and drawers. After being opened and closed a dozen times a day they begin to wear down and sometimes break. There’s no silver bullet for fixing kitchen drawers. It depends on the drawer. The best advice is to pull out the drawer, see how it was put together, and try to mimic the process. It’s usually pretty straight forward. Mostly you’ll just need a little patience.
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11 Feb One Way to Simplify Your Cooking Process

Close up of vegetables cooking in a skillet“I need a spatula to flip these pancakes. Where did it get put away? And the whisk for the eggs? Hmm...I know there’s measuring spoons in here somewhere.” Sound familiar? Then it sounds like it’s time you organize those kitchen drawers. Give yourself 1-2 hours when the kitchen is empty. Right after a meal is good because nobody will be cooking for at least a few hours.
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27 Nov Planning for Your Kitchen Remodel

You’ve chosen just the right counter tops, floors that shine, and cabinets to match. Now that your supplies are all covered how are you going to live while your kitchen is in total disarray? Remodeling a kitchen is a rewarding task…once it’s over. But getting...

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15 Nov Kitchen Trends of 2013

When guests come over they will often gather around the counter to eat and mingle. Your entire kitchen just became a conversation piece. What does yours say? The kitchen is quickly becoming an extension of the family room. People design their kitchen without walls so family...

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