Three Easy Tips for Setting Up and Organizing Your Off-Campus Kitchen

by | Jun 2, 2020 | Student Housing Center

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If you’re looking into University of Wisconsin Madison apartments, you may be looking at setting up your own kitchen for the very first time. Setting up a kitchen is a lot of fun, allowing you to add the tools and elements that help you live your best culinary life. The following are some tips for setting up your off-campus kitchen.

Figure Out How You Eat and Drink

The first step to setting up your first kitchen is figuring out how you eat and drink. If you’re a foodie, you’re going to want to get as many tools and appliances as possible for your culinary exploits. If you’re someone who eats mostly take out, you’re still going to have to get the basics like knives, storage bowls, plates, and a couple of pots.

Decide Where You’re Going to Store Your Food

Figure out your plan for food storage. If you have a lot of cabinet space, you’ll be able to set up zones for things like dry goods, spices, and nonperishables. If you don’t have a lot of cabinet space, you’ll have to look into alternate means of storage like standalone cabinets.

Buy Kitchen Essentials

One important thing about setting up your kitchen is making sure that you always have the essentials on hand that are specific to your needs. If you’re a person who loves to cook with spices, make sure that you have a wide assortment of spices available to you so that they’re always ready to use. If you’re a baker, make sure that you have baking supplies like yeast and baking powder on hand so that you are ready to go at a moment’s notice.

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