9 Practical Ideas How to Keep Your Kitchen in Order

Kitchens are the heart of our homes. But no matter how big or small your kitchen is, you will always find yourself in a mess. Family members come and go in this room all the time, with everyone always leaving something out on the counters and on the floor. It's difficult to keep every item in place or the whole space organized especially as we now have so many tools for cooking and accessories for decorating, which can increase clutter too. However, if you read these practical ideas on how to use space in the kitchen more wisely, you'll see that it's possible to keep your counters and cabinets always in order and your surfaces sparkling clean.

1. Declutter

This is the necessary first step if you want to walk into a kitchen where everything has a purpose and its place. It is especially easy to stuff items in drawers only to never use them again. So you need to be brutally honest with yourself about all the items you keep around this room. You need to answer the following questions: