Free up drawer space and add efficiency to your kitchen routines with an above-the-stove rail that puts cooking utensils right where you need them. Similar to shown: Fintrop nickel-plated rail, about $10; ikea.com | Photo: Roger Davies | thisoldhouse.com
Keep cooking utensils close by with a metal rod and S hooks. More low-cost kitchen updates: www.bhg.com/...
The mini mudroom has hooks, drawers, and baskets to catch bags and outerwear just inside the heavily trafficked back door. | Photo: Alex Hayden
A microwave drawer fits neatly beneath a wood-countertop | Photo: Susan Teare | thisoldhouse.com