Making Multitaskers of Unitaskers: Share Your Stories!


The Bang Bang egg toaster. Bonus points for finding a second use for this!
We all know of those pesky, overly-specific, unitasking kitchen tools. Juicer, egg slicer, garlic press; we're looking at you. But what if a second or even third task could be found for those space-hogging culprits?

Here are a few ideas:

A panini press... can also grill vegetables.

A rice cooker... can also steam puddings or make overnight oatmeal.

A splatter guard... can also be used as a sifter or steamer (hmm, so does it replace the rice cooker?).

What ways have you found of making your unitaskers into multitaskers? Please share in the comments below!

Related: Helpful Hint: A New Use for Your Potato Ricer!

(Image: Bang Bang egg toaster via Yanko Design)

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Regina is an architect who lives with her husband and children in Lawrence, KS. As a LEED Accredited Professional and longtime contributor to Apartment Therapy and The Kitchn, her focus is on healthy, sustainable living through design.