6 Benefits of Open Shelving in the Kitchen

Open shelving has gained significant popularity in the last few years. Enjoy a more open luxurious space. What to put on open kitchen shelves? Think about displaying your prized China collection, knick-knacks from your travels, or your exotic spices collection. The choices are limitless.

Why Open Shelving?

Choosing open shelving will give you more opportunities to showcase dishware and show your own unique style. No matter what to put on open kitchen shelves, you will enjoy increased durability and storage options. Here are some of the pros of open shelving:

  • More Storage – Increase storage and create a modern and relaxed kitchen
  • Warm and Cozy – An open shelving kitchen plan makes your kitchen more open for guests. They can quickly grab a cup for tea and make your home their home
  • Enjoy an Open Space – Older outdated kitchen cabinets can make a kitchen look crowded. On the other hand, open shelving opens up space
  • Low Maintenance – Quickly clean the dust on the shelf
  • Organization – Place what you need within sight and easy to reach
  • Showcase Your Style – Display your glassware on display for all to see

Speak with your project manager about incorporating open shelving into your kitchen design. You will love the way that open shelving opens up your kitchen space.

Making the Most of Open Shelving

When displaying objects on open shelves, try grouping like objects and colors together. Avoid just dumping random canned goods, glassware, and dishes on the same shelf. Stick to a simple palette. Many homeowners opt for white shelving then accent with bold colored glassware and dishes. Transform your kitchen.

What is your kitchen style? Find objects that accent your tastes:

  • Modern
  • Rustic
  • Vintage
  • High Gloss

Stack plates together. Group like glassware. Talk to our designers about options like a butler’s kitchen and hidden storage to hide away less attractive items. Add a more natural organic look to your kitchen by lining shelves with beautiful plants and live herbs in unique pottery. Show your Jadeite or Fiestaware. Display souvenirs from your travels or cherished antiques. Your choices are unlimited when you have open shelving.

Call the kitchen to remodel professionals at Parada Kitchens & Bathrooms today. Ask our experienced designers about building the kitchen of your dreams. Schedule your free consultation today. We would be happy to speak with you. Contact us.