It is important to effectively make use of storage space in a kitchen and kitchen shelves are very handy for the same. But the placement of them has to be taken care of. Shelves should not be placed too far apart as it leads to wasted space. Kitchen shelves can be tailored to suit individual needs and preferences. They have to be stylish and functional at the same time. Most shelves consists of hooks to hang pots or towels and plate shelves to place your table ware. Open shelving is the best idea for optimum storage of items in the kitchen as this minimizes clutter and takes the shortest time to reach items due to high visibility.
Advantages of using open kitchen shelves:
- Making use of a closed upper cabinet is quite a nightmare for most people as they are too narrow and makes it hard to reach due to the height. The solution is to use open shelves that increases the storage and makes for an easy and relaxed style.
- Even if your kitchen is small, open shelves can make it seem airy and bright. It allows for better lighting and makes the spaces look bigger.
- Definitely makes it more inviting and homely for guest as kitchen shelves display all the items in plain view and would help people help themselves to whatever is available with ease.
- Dusting and cleaning also become simple as just a single smooth swipe with a cloth is more than enough to get rid of grime and doesn’t require fancy cleaning equipment when cleaning shelves.