Let's face it. Gadgets take up a lot of space in the kitchen. Can openers, blenders, toasters, microwaves, and more monopolize your counter space—and your outlets. And when you add your personal technology to all of these gadgets—chargers for smartphones, laptops, and tablets—it'll seem like your kitchen has been taken over by stuff.
Have you ever toured a beautiful "open house" in a new subdivision? These sample houses are breathtaking. The furniture is flawless and arranged perfectly to accent the room. The countertops, as well as the floors, bathtubs, showers, and sinks, are polished to a high gloss. These homes are staged to capture your attention. As lovely as these perfect rooms are, there is something missing.