• 2 These open shelves are kept orderly with bins that sort their contents.
• 3 A longtime favorite of ours, this pantry keeps things at an arm's reach. White keeps things fresh and bright. Don't have a pantry? Try transforming a nearby closet!
• 4 Add free-standing furniture for a wealth of new storage space when you're short on built-in cabinets.
• 5 Full shelves of cookbooks with lots of cookware hanging beneath. Don't overlook space that can be used for storage!
Images: Martha Stewart, Bob Hiemstra/Real Simple, Steve Gross & Sue Daley/Country Living, Miki Duisterhof/House Beautiful, DecorPad