Insider’s Scoop: Small Kitchen Moving, Storage, and Organization

small kitchenThis week in moving and storage news, kitchen is the word! We see small kitchen space solutions, hear how celebrity designers renovate the most lackluster of kitchens, and learn how small improvements can have a big impact on the environmental impact of your home.

Moving: 

8 Steps for packing up a kitchen

Although small kitchens come in all size homes, I found some good tips from Apartment Search for packing up your kitchen. Their first tip, is truly the most important when it comes to moving in to a small kitchen… Simplify, Simplify, Simplify!

Storage:

Kitchens that Maximize Small Space

This beautiful slide show from BHG gives plenty of ideas and inspiration for small-space kitchens. Whether your struggle is lack of cabinet storage or counter space, you can combat your storage woes with a little creativity. Keeping things neat, tidy, and avoiding excess will help you make the most of your limited storage.

Candice Tells All: Kitchen makeover combines glitz, contemporary

One of my favorite interior designers from HGTV , Candice Olson, shares how she worked her magic to take one couple’s 80’s-style outdated small kitchen, and maximize it with functionality, storage and beauty. See how she married the style inspirations of glamour and elegance to bring this drab kitchen into the 21st century.

Organization: 

small kitchenKitchens at the Heart of Green Homes

How can design and technology be used to maximize the environmental appeal of your kitchen? This designbuildsource article explains the science behind several design and technology updates that can turn your kitchen into the heart of your green home (and, we don’t mean the paint color).

What are your favorite stories from moving and storage this week? Let us know below in the comments!

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