I saw your recent post about a vertical pot rack on a chain, and it goaded me into finally submitting our own version of this hack, which I came up with as part of our recent kitchen reno.Wow! That's impressive. Thank you for sending it in, Andrew! Anyone else going vertical with their pot storage? • Visit Andrew's food blog: The Menu Is Not the Meal - You have to check out his Squash Ganoush. Related: Small Space Saver: PANTREE Vertical Organization (Images: Andrew, via email)
It uses one pole from the Ikea Stolmen shelving system ($30), a handful of double-sided brackets (6 for $15), and Grundtal hooks of two sizes (5 for $3). It is extremely sturdy, can easily hold hundreds of pounds of pots, and is held in place with pressure alone, obviating the need for screws and making it easy to disassemble and move to another location.