Kitchen storage can quickly get filled up with cheap, single-purpose and/or disposable gadgets. Invest in versatile, durable (and better yet, sustainable) items that will last for years. Buying staples in bulk and storing them in your own reusable containers can also cut down on packaging clutter and use space more efficiently. Check out these local resources to help keep your kitchen clutter-free.
Make use of what you have, even if you have limited space or supplies. This article titled "A super-efficient Japanese kitchen" offers tips and inspiration.
Stay ahead of the mess by cleaning your kitchen as you go.
Keep your kitchen ready with these essentials.
Find more ways to cut clutter while reducing your grocery bill.
Less waste, less mess
Rescue your food with a food triage box.
Get a little help from the pros
Watch this KATU segment for tips from Portland organizing expert MaryJo Monroe.
Use the “5S” method in your kitchen: sort, set in order, shine, standardize, and sustain.
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