When planning to buy or order a kitchen set, many owners simply do not think about how they will use the trash can or container. This part of the kitchen is not the first to be planned. And in vain, because it is important. See our tips site for the benefits of trash can drawers.
The portal told about where the sink can be placed in the kitchen, offering you various options. Wherever the sink is located, the trash bin or container is traditionally located just under it. This is indeed the most logical and ergonomically convenient option. I cleaned the vegetables – clean them in the trash, the rest goes straight to the sink, the remains of food from the plates, if there is no disposer, too. Therefore, the place for the trash can in the kitchen is almost never discussed – under the sink, period.
But garbage cans are usually hidden behind simple hinged doors. To throw away the garbage, you must first open the door, then pull out the container with your hands. Not too convenient and unhygienic.
A pull-out cabinet easily solves the problem of convenient use of a trash can or container in the kitchen. Pulling the handle or simply pushing the door with your foot – the whole system has run out, the garbage can be easily thrown away. A pull-out, fume hood is, in fact, a deep drawer located under the sink. It can simply be disguised as a common row of lower facades, guests will be able to guess where your garbage is, only in a logical way.
The ability to immediately sweep cleanings and trims into the trash can, without bending over, without making unnecessary movements, will be appreciated by every kitchen owner. There is an option to install a built-in chopping board directly above the drawer pull-out system. You will get a functional area for cooking.
The pull-out waste storage system solves another problem – waste sorting. Nowadays, more and more often, not one, but two or three trash bins or containers are installed in kitchens. Humanity understands that garbage must be treated responsibly, sorted for further processing.
Trash containers can be located in one row – in this case, a sufficiently wide drawer is required. Or one by one – in depth, if the size of the cabinet allows it. It is up to the owners to decide, it all depends on the size and configuration of the kitchen.
The only drawback of retractable storage systems for trash cans in the kitchen is the price. Hardware is added, which costs a lot. Just swing doors and the trash can behind it are, of course, cheaper. But you shouldn’t save on this important detail of a comfortable and functional kitchen! Believe me, you will immediately appreciate how much more convenient it will be to use the pull-out systems for garbage during the cooking process..
Install a pull-out system for trash containers, by the way, you can already in a finished kitchen set – you just modernize it a little without changing the cabinet fronts.