I've lived in rental apartments my entire adult life, and have experienced my share of less-than-ideal kitchens. There was the kitchen with no counter space and a refrigerator in the living room; another basement kitchen with a dishwasher (yay!), but no natural light; and then there was the kitchen with nice appliances, but the crummiest, dirtiest floor tile ever.
Rental kitchen challenges range from minor annoyances to serious, hair-pulling frustrations. But before you go and break your lease, consider this: The 10 most frustrating things about rental kitchens all have solutions. (And none of them require blowing your security deposit.)