Outdoor Kitchen Storage: Cabinets, Drawers, Drink Coolers, & More

Covered Patio with Summer Kitchen by Creekstone Outdoor Living

Having enough outdoor kitchen storage space is one of the best ways to make your outdoor living more convenient. You’ll have enough space to keep all your cooking items and ingredients, helping you stay organized. Thankfully, there are many ways to add extra space to your outdoor kitchen design, and that’s what we are about to discuss in this guide.

Create more storage for your space with outdoor kitchen cabinets and more! Let’s take a look at some great looking outdoor storage options. #Creekstone Share on X

Weatherproof Outdoor Storage

Selecting outdoor storage equipment that can withstand extreme weather conditions can keep your outdoor kitchen beautiful for many years. An excellent example of a weather-resistant material used in most outdoor equipment is stainless steel. That’s because it’s highly resistant to water and rust.

Here is the list of standard storage equipment for outdoor kitchens.

  1. Island cabinets
  2. Drawers and rollers
  3. Refrigerators
  4. Wine coolers
  5. Discreet trash cabinets

1) Island Cabinets

Installing an island cabinet in your outdoor kitchen is a great way to spruce it up. You’ll enjoy more storage space while keeping the kitchen beautiful. However, you should select a BBQ island cabinet that matches the style of other equipment in your outdoor kitchen. Invest in storage components that can help maximize your outdoor kitchen’s functionality.

2) Drawers and Rollers

When you think of outdoor storage space, it’s no doubt that drawers will come first to your mind. As the basic unit for grill island storage, drawers encourage the organization of kitchen equipment, from flatware and towels to grilling tools. You can keep everything you’ll use for a cookout within arm’s reach in the drawers and easily accessible doors.

3) Refrigerators

With refrigerators installed in your outdoor kitchen, you can enjoy ice-cold beverages as you grill. Consider using an outdoor option designed to withstand temperature swings. An excellent choice could be a refrigerator made of stainless steel and certified for durability in outdoor environments.

4) Wine Coolers

Another incredible way to add fun to your outdoor kitchen is by investing in outdoor wine coolers. The equipment will provide the convenience of having a cold wine bottle right at your fingertips. While considering resistance to extreme weather, you need to select a brand with a high-efficiency cooling system for your outdoor living area.

5) Discreet Trash Cabinets

We all know that cooking creates trash, and we need somewhere discreet to dispose of the waste. Thankfully, outdoor trash cabinets provide a nice solution. You can conveniently throw away the garbage in the cabinets without the need for frequent trips to the trash bins within the compound. Choose a trash cabinet that matches your outdoor kitchen style and adds to its’ beauty.

Pro Tip: If you’re not sure which outdoor storage options will look best for your unique backyard, our customer service and design team at Creekstone Outdoors will be happy to help. 

Completing Your Backyard Kitchen

Now that you have a list of the best storage equipment, you can quickly transform your outdoor kitchen storage space. With the right set of BBQ island doors, drawers, cabinets, and more, you’ll find it easy to keep all the items you need for outdoor grilling. Consider these options with multi-function components to save on your outdoor kitchen space.

Contact us to get the best outdoor kitchen storage equipment at affordable prices.