This Clever Amazon Find Can Turn Your Tiny Kitchen Into an Inspiring Workspace

updated Mar 19, 2020
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Having a dedicated work area at home is crucial to staying organized and productive. But when you live in a small space, the idea of squeezing a table into an already cramped living room or bedroom might seem next to impossible. So how about the kitchen instead? Sounds radical, but it’s totally practical thanks to this ridiculously clever wall-mounted folding table from Tangkula that has a solid 4.2-star rating on Amazon — and it not only takes up zero floor space when tucked away but also comes with plenty of storage!

Tangkula’s wall-mounted table measures only five inches deep and can easily be propped on a spare wall in the kitchen, or really any underutilized tight corners in your home. The cabinet space includes one large shelf, two smaller adjustable shelves, as well as three pocket shelves, giving you tons of room to store spice jars, condiments, coffee gear or anything you might want to stash out of sight.

“Oh my gosh, I absolutely love this!” says a happy reviewer. “It provides so much additional space without taking up a lot of space, and is so nice to fold up when not in use!”

Once you pull out the flap, the compact cabinet instantly converts into a workstation with a tabletop area that’s 32.5 inches long and 23.5 inches wide, giving you more than enough room to spread out your laptop and papers, serve a cozy meal for two or even use as a meal prep station if you’re short on countertop space.

“Do not get fooled by its size, the desk has a lot of storage, space to spread out,” says a reviewer. Another adds: “Coolest but most discreet table ever! Looks like a cabinet to store small items, but folds out into a table and makes it usable.”

Though the entire unit weighs just a little over 35 pounds, it’s constructed from sturdy engineered wood, with supporting paneling equipped with non-slip pads to provide a stable work area whether used on hardwood or even slippery surfaces like tile or vinyl. Plus, you can choose between two neutral color options (black and white) that will easily complement most decor styles.

And here’s the best part: You can finally shift your office from the couch or bed to a more conventional setup. And while this is great for your posture it also gets you a whole lot closer to very important work essentials….like snacks!