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10 Pantry Organization Ideas for People Who Hate Messes

Written by Grace & Silas
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Your pantry plays an important role in your kitchen. It’s a place where you store food, keeps your counters and cupboards free from clutter, and holds a lot of your supplies. They’re the heart of your kitchen – which means they probably get easily disorganized after regular use.

But thankfully, there are some great ways to keep things organized in your kitchen, and especially in your pantry. Down below, I gathered some awesome pantry organization hacks and tips that’ll keep your pantry organized and clutter-free. These are ideas that can make your pantry your dream storage organizer and as well make your life so much easier. So check them out and let me know what you think!

Use Plastic Storage Bins

If you have some spare plastic bins at home, why not put them to good use them to gather like-items in your pantry. These containers are cheap, versatile, and easily repurposed. So try organizing your pantry with them and you’ll see how easy they are to pull out when needed.

Pocket Organizer

Repurpose your unused shoe organizer and hang them on your pantry door or corner. Store gravy mix, packet dips, cooking spray, powdered juices, a box of tea, cling wraps, and anything that piles up in the corners of your cabinets. These items are easy to slip into the pocket and much easier to grab when needed.

Wire Baskets for Produce

Getting into the rustic trend right now, wire baskets are the best storage for your produce. They allow air flow to keep fruits or vegetables fresh as well as draining washed produce. Whether hung or stacked on shelves, they’re a great way to de-clutter your pantry and gain more space.

Use a Magazine Holder for Canned Food Storage

Did you know that you can use a magazine holder for canned good storage? You just have to store the items on their sides into the holder, then easily grab what you need while the next-in-line can rolls to the front. Impressive isn’t it?

Clip Your Snacks

Instead of storing your opened bags of chips, pretzels or popcorns inside the fridge, try clipping them on wire shelves. More than just holding your bags, the clip seals it and keeps your chips from going stale.

Utilize Baskets for Stacked Storage

Another pantry storage ideas that can instantly organize your place, are wicker baskets. They come in different sizes and forms, giving you functional and space saving storage for your pantries. Put boxes, bags, beverages, bread, and other supplies in the baskets for quick decorative organization.

Stack Flat Plastic Containers

Designed for space efficiency and easy stacking storage, flat plastic containers are a great addition to your pantry. They can hold grains, bread crumbs, rice, flour, seeds, oats and other dry items without eating up much space.

Clear Slim Cereal Containers

Say goodbye to the mountains of cereals, biscuits, cracker, and cookie cardboard boxes in your pantry when you start organizing with cereal containers.

Transfer the items from their boxes to the containers and neatly store them in your cabinet! They’re relatively inexpensive which makes them a great organizing solution.

Create Kid’s Snack Station

If you have kids at home, you know the importance of having a snack station. To make one, all you have to do is get a food storage container, fill it up with healthy kid’s snacks and put them in a place where your kids can easily grab them. When not needed, store on a shelf and save up counter space.

Add a Lazy Susan

Want a fun way to organize your spices, condiments,  small jarred items and other supplies? Consider adding a Lazy Susan in the corner of your pantry and transform this empty area into a usable space. Give it a spin and easily grab anything you need without creating a mess.


No matter how big or small your pantry is, making it organized will definitely make your life easier. These tips can make things more accessible and organized. So try out these ten hacks and tips the next time you organize your pantry and let me know what you think.

Now, If you have any questions about these pantry organization ideas, let me know in the comments down below. I’d love to hear about them!

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Silas and Grace always had a passion for travel. So in 2016, they started Chasing Foxes as an independent income source. 4 months after launch, they were making enough money from their blog to travel full-time, and in the past 5 years, they’ve been able to encourage others in their blogging journeys too. Learn more about Silas & Grace.

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