Short Kitchen Pantry Cabinet - Not to be mistaken with normal kitchen cabinetry, the pantry is often used as a storage space for dry, or canned, foods which don't need refrigeration or continuous use. This storage space usually takes on the appearance of a closet full of food items and the occasional cleaning instrument. However, it is the design and manipulation of space which allows each pantry to be unique, as well as hold varying quantities of food items. Pantry shelving system is the ubiquitous option when first considering how to correctly split pantry space into effective and efficient means of storage.
Many home purchases come with pantries that already have some type of cabinet shelving system set up, but what exactly does a homeowner do if they want to replace these, to make it more efficient and accessible? Well, the answer can be found in almost any variety of home improvement and furniture shops locally. Pantry shelving units are found in national chain stores in only about every material imaginable. The most popular choices contain wire shelving, pre-made wooden components, and plastic shelving systems.
The metal cabinet shelving systems, are usually based on open, long, and metal shelves designed to be easily installed with only a few screws, and therefore are the smartest choice for installation novices. Wooden shelves to the pantry are seen in most forms of organic fibers, including Oak, Pine, Maple, and even Bamboo. These are a bit more challenging to set up, as they need some carpentry skills, but can be customized to match any style of existing kitchen decor.
Plastic units are pre-casted, need no setup, and extend limited personalization. In selecting the most appropriate shelves to your pantry there are several important factors to consider. First, the quantity of space available will often determine what sort of shelving units will be suitable. Freestanding Cabinet shelves will occupy more space than wall-mounted Cabinet shelving systems, and are also surprisingly weak in their capacity to maintain large quantities of weight.
Secondly, as mentioned before, the amount of weight which will be asked to be kept will warrant which sort of pantry shelves to buy. Price is the closing, and most significant part of the puzzle. Wall-mounted Cabinet shelving systems are cheaper than plastic shelving systems, which can be, in turn, cheaper than hardwood systems.