How Can I Maximize Counter Space in My Small Kitchen?

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Q: My husband and I are moving into a rental apartment with a much smaller kitchen. We'll have to store many of our appliances in cabinets or another room as the counter space is very limited! What are some ways I can maximize the space we do have and avoid clutter? Thank you!

Sent by Kate

Editor: You've come to the right place! Take a look through our Small Space Living archives for some excellent ideas:

Small Space Living Archive
5 Collapsible, Foldable, and Space-Saving Tools for Small Kitchens
5 Ways to Find More Counter Space

Readers, what are your best tips for maximizing space in small kitchens?


Related: 20 Tips and Tools for Kitchen Organization and Storage

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