Custom Pantry Ideas to Maximize your Kitchen Storage

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Modern pantry with walnut doors and white kitchen cupboards

A well-organized pantry can make a huge difference in the way you function and maintain your kitchen. If you are someone who loves to cook and spend time in the kitchen, then you know how important it is to have everything you need easily accessible.  

One of the benefits of custom pantries is that you can tailor your space to fit your unique lifestyle. Whether you're an avid cook or simply want a space to store your staples, there are countless options we can create for you. 

Come along with us as we share some custom pantry ideas that can help you create a functional and organized space in your kitchen. 

Our Favourite Custom Pantry Ideas 


a transitional kitchen with a hidden pantry opening and closing

medium-toned stained maple kitchen with white hidden pantry

Project Brook  features a hidden walk-in pantry with open face-frame shelving, a beverage fridge and two-large drawer banks to store all the everyday necessities. This hidden pantry serves as an area to keep things on the countertop, like the toaster, blender and whatever else is needed day-to-day. When the door is open, everything is easy to access. A hidden pantry is an easy and convenient way to keep your kitchen tidy – with the option to close the door to hide the daily items or keep it open as a display. 

2. BALMORAL: Open Walk-In Pantry

White pantry with open shelving and blue tile backsplash

White pantry with open shelving and blue tile backsplash

Project Balmoral  features a walk-in pantry with open shelving, a beverage fridge, closed lower storage with doors and drawers, and a sink. This open kitchen pantry serves as functional storage for small appliances and overstocked food items; and offers extra counter space to keep the kitchen clear and organized. 

3. BRIDLE PATH: Pantry with Roll-Outs

Modern black kitchen pantry cabinet with roll-out drawers

Project Bridle Path features a tall pantry cabinet with six large adjustable roll-out drawers to keep accessories easily organized. This kitchen features two tall pantry cabinets with roll-outs – one to store dry food and baking products, and one to store additional cookware and accessories. Adjustable roll-out drawers are versatile and allow you to arrange your shelving to fit your exact storage needs in your kitchen pantry. 

4. BALA: Pantry with Roll-Outs & Pull-Out Cabinet

White pantry cabinet with bronze hardware with adjustable shelves and roll-out drawers

White pantry pull-out cabinet beside wall oven

Project Bala is a cottage kitchen featuring a pantry pull-out cabinet beside the wall oven for easy access to plates and serving dishes. Behind the main kitchen space, there is a storage zone with a panelled fridge and freezer and a pantry cabinet containing adjustable shelving and fixed roll-outs to store dishware, dry goods, and other entertaining accessories.  

5. ERB: Tall Pantry with Roll-Outs

modern black and white kitchen with tall pantry cabinet

modern white and black kitchen with tall pantry cabinet with roll-out drawers

Project Erb is a modern kitchen that features a tall pantry cabinet with six adjustable roll-out drawers that functions as a main food storage space. Incorporated adjacent to the cooking station for convenient access to all ingredients for meals and baking.  These roll-out drawers make it easy to see all the items in your kitchen pantry, nothing gets lost or hidden behind, and everything can be accessed effortlessly.  

6. EAGLE: Walk-In Pantry 

transitional taupe cottage pantry with open shelving and closed cabinets

transitional taupe cottage pantry with open shelving and closed cabinets

Project Eagle is a cottage kitchen featuring a walk-in pantry with an inset face-frame construction. This pantry has an abundance of storage space with open shelving for dishware and closed cabinets above and below with space for all the necessary items. This pantry features removable tray dividers, broom storage, deep corner drawers, roll-out drawers, a ladder rail and upper cabinets with aventos hinges.

7. KERR: Pantry with Fixed Shelving

A warm modern wood kitchen with a fixed shelf panrty

Project Kerr features a simple pantry cabinet with fixed shelving to store cooking necessities like oils, sauces, and other dry packaged goods. This pantry is located beside the wall oven and is close to the cooktop for easy access while preparing meals.  

8. STANWOOD: Coffee Bar Pantry with Sliding Pocket Doors

A blue and white transitional kitchen bar with pocket door coffee pantry

Project Stanwood features a concealed coffee pantry with sliding pocket doors. Inside there are floating shelves to store mugs, glassware, and other accessories. There is dedicated counter space that allows for small appliances to function and be stored with ease. Pocket doors offer a seamless look. They can be left open for easy access to make your morning espresso or closed to hide any visual clutter.  

9. SCHWAIE: Butler’s Pantry with Rolling Ladder

Blue cottage butlers pantrywith rolling ladder

Project Schwaie is a rustic cottage kitchen featuring a butler’s pantry with plenty of closed storage. This butler’s pantry is like a second kitchen – providing a countertop workspace, dry and cold food storage, and a clean-up zone. This pantry houses an additional panelled fridge, freezer, dishwasher, recycling centre and double sink station. A butler’s pantry is perfect for concealing any messy dishes and cleaning activities from the main kitchen to entertain without stress.  

10. SCOTTSFARM: Tall Pantry with Roll-Outs & Pull-Out Cabinet

Project Scottsfarm  is a transitional kitchen space perfect for entertaining all your friends and family. Beside the panelled refrigerator, there is a tall pantry cabinet containing roll-out drawers for everyday food storage. A convenient pantry pull-out rack is beside the wall oven to provide storage and easy access to other cooking necessities.

11. WILLOW: Drink Station with Tall Pantry Cabinet

Modern white and wood coffee station with tall tower cabinets

Modern white and wood coffee station pantry cabinet with roll-outs and shelving

Project Willow is a warm and modern kitchen with a drink station off to the left side of the main space. This drink station features floor-to-ceiling cabinet towers on each end with counter space in the centre. One of the tall tower cabinets includes adjustable upper shelving and lower roll-outs that functions to store miscellaneous dishware and small appliances. 

12. MORRISON A: Galley-Style Butler’s Pantry with Open Shelving

A butlers pantry with open shelving and wine rack above fridge

Project Morrison A is a traditional kitchen with a butler’s pantry behind the main kitchen space. This butler’s pantry features floor-to-ceiling open shelving with a v-groove back panel detail. This open storage space is used to display dishware, cookware, and other decorative pieces. With extra counter space, closed upper and lower storage, and a stylish criss-cross wine rack above the secondary refrigerator – this kitchen pantry has everything you need to effortlessly entertain guests.   

13. MORRISON C: Galley-Style Butler’s Pantry

A traditional kitchen with white cabinetry and rustic details

A traditional butlers pantry with white cabinetry and rustic details

Project Morrison C is a rustic kitchen with a galley-style butler’s pantry behind the main kitchen space. This luxurious pantry has the functionality of a small, second kitchen, complete with a sink, wine cooler, built-in coffee machine, under-counter ice machine, and ample workspace. The perfect space for hosting intimate gatherings or enjoying quiet moments in the comfort of your own home. 

Whether you're looking for a walk-in pantry, a pull-out pantry or a baking station, there are countless options we can create just for you. Custom pantries are a great way to transform your kitchen and create a beautiful, functional space that meets your unique needs. These featured pantries were all customized to fit our client’s unique lifestyles and functional needs. Start exploring your options today and create the pantry of your dreams! 

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