Simple Solution:

Finding cans, jars and small boxes of food inside kitchen cabinets is a whole lot easier if you make a simple tiered riser. First, empty the cabinet then cut three 2×4s slightly shorter than the inside width of the cabinet. Slide two of the 2x4s against the back of the cabinet and stand them up on edge. Take the third 2×4 and lay it flat in front of the other two to create a two-tier step or riser. Now place taller items in the back and medium and smaller items in front. Even if they overlap each other you’ll still be able to see what’s in the back.

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Danny Lipford

Danny Lipford


Danny Lipford is a home improvement expert and television personality who started his remodeling business, Lipford Construction, at the age of 21 in Mobile, Alabama. He gained national recognition as the host of the nationally syndicated television show, Today's Homeowner with Danny Lipford, which started as a small cable show in Mobile. Danny's expertise in home improvement has also led him to be a contributor to popular magazines and websites and the go-to source for advice on everything related to the home. He has made over 200 national television appearances and served as the home improvement expert for CBS's The Early Show and The Weather Channel for over a decade. Danny is also the founder of 3 Echoes Content Studio,, and Checking In With Chelsea, a décor and lifestyle blog.

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