My "Under the Kitchen Sink" Makeover


My "under the sink makeover" was long overdue and the difference between the before and the "after" is amazing.
Here is the "BEFORE" picture. I can't believe it was this bad!
I put up a shelf so that I could hang white wire baskets from it to give extra space.
These baskets actually "hang" from the shelf I put in - okay, I had son help me... okay, son put the shelf up. :)
I used an old drawer at the bottom of the cupboard so that I could easily take it right out to clean up.
I put small things in prettied up jars....
To see more go to my blog... http://www.craftsalamode.com/2014/05/my-under-sink-makeover.html

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  • Janet Bartee
    Janet Bartee
    on Apr 17, 2016

    did you cut out for the pipe in the shelf board or just make it come to the pipe?

    • Ann stewart
      Ann stewart
      on Jun 20, 2016

      It looks like it is just a small shelf that doesn't go as far as the pipes.

  • Katy
    Katy
    on May 5, 2016

    Where did you buy all your baskets? The wire ones and plastic ones, love them!!!

  • Rebecca Marsh
    Rebecca Marsh
    on Jul 2, 2016

    Old drawer....where did you get it? I love your ideas - So simple -( even if you have a little help). 😉

    • Gail
      Gail
      on Mar 8, 2019

      They make a liner for under sinks now or I just buy heavy vinyl for table covers by the yard at Walmart. I always line under my sinks in case of leaks or just the crumbles that accumulate there. Makes it easy to wipe clean.

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  • Wynne Wigderson
    Wynne Wigderson
    on Aug 25, 2019

    The top is it a pull out type of shelf? You don’t seem to explain how you did it & I don’t understand how exactly to accomplish it;can you be specific?

    • Jerre Miller
      Jerre Miller
      on Apr 12, 2020

      Looks wonderful. So bright and cheery! If I may make a suggestion; you could use a couple of those Command Hooks on the doors to hold your brush and maybe gloves if you attach a butterfly clip to the command hook and clip the gloves to it.

  • Dorene Lewis
    Dorene Lewis
    on Apr 12, 2020

    Would have liked instructions on how your son put in the shelf for the wire baskets..

    • K Holladay
      K Holladay
      on Apr 17, 2020

      Her son just screwed 2 blocks into the inside of the cabinet to support the shelf. Then the shelf on the blocks, just behind the magnetic latches, to hang the baskets on.

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