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Creating a Well-Organized and Functional Utensil Drawer

Organizing the drawers in your kitchen can be a daunting task, especially if you have limited space. There are some great organizers that make it easy to keep everything organized and easily accessible. Here are some top picks for organizing utensils in your kitchen.

Plastic utensil organizer

Plastic utensil organizer

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If you have a small drawer,then a plastic utensil organizer is a great idea. The plastic material makes it easy to clean and inexpensive. It can be used in the kitchen, bathroom and anywhere else that requires organization of small items.

DIY silverware drawer insert

To make the insert, you can use a cork board. This is a great option if you are looking for something that looks nice and will stand up to wear and tear.

If you’d rather have something more permanent, consider buying some wood boards from your local lumber yard or hardware store. It’s easy to cut the wood yourself or have them cut it for you at the store so that it fits perfectly into your drawer.

If necessary, sand down any rough edges after cutting with sandpaper or even just by hand (depending on how much time and energy you want to put into this). The last thing you want to happen is one of the utensils gets stuck because there is still some splinters on it.

You can also use canvas boards instead of wooden ones if that sounds better suited for your kitchen decor (I personally prefer canvas over regular paper). If this is what interests you most about making this DIY project then go for it! Just remember not let it get wet since water damage isn’t covered by our warranty.

You could also try using metal-reinforced plastic boards instead; these are very durable but tend not be as attractive as other types listed here due their lack of visual appeal (which makes sense because metal doesn’t look particularly pretty when combined with plastic).

I would recommend going with either corkboard or canvasboard first before trying anything else since they’re easiest materials available – especially since they come pre-cut at most hardware stores!

Utensil tray with removable compartments

If you have a utensil tray with removable compartments, it can be used as a great way to organize your utensils.

You can use the compartments to store different types of utensils (e.g., cooking, serving and eating).

The best way to remove these compartments is by pulling up on them until they come out of their slots. Make sure that you do not break any tabs or handles off in the process.

To clean them, simply hand wash them in warm water and soap or put them in the dishwasher on top rack only. You should never put any plastic parts into the microwave as they will melt quickly under heat.

Expandable bamboo utensil tray

The expandable bamboo utensil tray is a great way to keep your utensils organized. This eco friendly option is made of a sustainable material that’s also antibacterial and odor resistant. The expandable design allows you to make the tray as large or small as you need it, so if you have a lot of spoons or forks, this is perfect for you.

Wood utensil drawer organizer

If you’re looking for a more rustic look, the Wood Utensil Drawer Organizer is made from solid hardwood. Hand-stained and sealed for a natural look, this organizer includes 12 slots for utensils as well as one fixed slot that can fit larger items like ladles or spatulas. The organizer also has an open bottom so it can be used to organize other items in your kitchen.

These organizers also make great housewarming gifts

These organizers also make great housewarming gifts. If you know someone moving into a new place, this is the perfect gift for them. They can use it to organize their kitchen utensils, bathroom utensils, office supplies and more.

You can even use these organizers to organize your garage or bedroom if you have or. Maybe your craft room? The possibilities are endless.


We hope these tips have helped you find the perfect organizer for your utensil drawer. By truing some of these ideas you will find the right one for you. Good luck.

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