Get kitchen pantry organized

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Designers and homeowners agree that ample, easily accessible storage is one of the most important aspects of a great kitchen, and one of the best ways to achieve that is through the use a pantry. Pantries take two basic forms -- the pantry cabinet, which is essentially a tall, wide cabinet that is part of the overall kitchen, and the walk-in or semi walk-in pantry, which is a separate space similar to a small closet. Because the pantry is intended to store larger quantities of food in all shapes and sizes, the key to its functionality is organization. Many pantries end up as a somewhat scattered mess, with the groceries from the latest shopping trip being tossed onto whatever shelf happens to have some open space. But a few accessories and a few organizational tricks can turn chaos into order in just a few hours. Before you begin, take a little time to think about what you want to store in the pantry, as well as how often different items will be accessed. Group frequently a...