Kitchen Declutter Checklist

Cozy kitchen with separate eating area and skylight

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How To Declutter The Kitchen

A decluttered kitchen is the best kind of kitchen to cook in!

The kitchen has so many nooks and crannies to declutter it can create a feeling of overwhelm just wondering where to even begin.

The best and only way to declutter the kitchen is to not get in a hurry and take it one step and one day at a time. You will get through it all!

As you get started on your decluttering mission, the following checklist, specifically designed for the kitchen, will give you a great start to getting this room in perfect ‘no-clutter’ condition!

pinterest image kitchen declutter checklist

Kitchen Declutter Checklist

  • Refrigerator & Freezer
  • Top Of Refrigerator
  • Side & Front Of Refrigerator + Magnets
  • Pantry
  • Junk Drawers
  • Cookbooks, Recipe Boxes & Computer-Printed Recipes
  • Serving Dishes
  • Pots, Pans & Skillets
  • Silverware, Knives & Cooking Utensils
  • Plastic Cups
  • Timers & Cooking Gadgets
  • Potholders, Dishrags & Hand Towels
  • Plates, Glasses, Coffee Cups & Stemware
  • Storage Containers + Lids
  • Disposable Cups, Bowls, Plates + Plasticware
  • Hot & Cold Travel Mugs
  • Under Kitchen Sink (Cleaning Supplies, Bags, Etc.)
  • Electronic Gadgets, Cords, Chargers, Etc.
  • Spices, Baking Items, Etc.
  • Duplicates Of Any Item
  • Items That Do Not Belong In This Room
  • All Other Unnecessary Items
  • Broken Items

Save the checklist below to refer back to later or share it with a friend that is in ‘declutter mode’ and would love to have more direction and additional ideas! 😊

itemized list to declutter

Declutter Checklists For Every Room & Area Of Your Home

Are you doing a complete declutter of your entire home?

Check out the declutter lists for every room and all areas of your house to give you an additional boost on your journey to a perfectly decluttered home!

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