Essential Pantry Design Ideas for Organizing Your Home

One of the biggest problems those with busy schedules encounter is a lack of time to prepare and enjoy freshly made food. When we buy premade food, eat out, or order in frequently, we not only miss out on the enormous health benefits of mindful cooking and consuming; we also forsake valuable moments that could be spent sharing traditions with family, or laughs with friends.

What many of us don’t realize is that cooking does not always have to be an extremely time consuming project. By offering simple pantry design ideas, we hope to show you how functional home improvement techniques can make cooking at home easier and more enjoyable.

  • Diversify storage space and optimize organization levels with shallow pullout drawers. Multi-purposed tools for storing anything from small food items to kitchen appliances, they can be customized to fit within your pantry to meet a range of lifestyle needs.
  • Maximize storage capacity with pullout bins and baskets. Also customizable within your existing pantry space, they can be made to store pet food, unrefrigerated fruits and vegetables, an assortment of food bags, and even kitchen towels or recipe books.
  • Use baskets and other simple accessories to organize loose food items and ingredients.
  • Take advantage of custom shelving so that each of your pantry staples have a proper storage space. Options range from large shelves to built-in spice racks to a variety of wine storage solutions. Our home organization specialists are available for complimentary consultations at

With even a few basic alterations to your current pantry design, you can increase the ease of storing and preparing your meals. Tailored Living looks forward to helping you restore the joy and health of home dining.