If you don't have a dishwasher, or you have items that require hand-washing, then you probably need a dish rack for drying. Since they might have to accommodate a full load of dishes, dish racks can take up a lot of counter space in your kitchen. While we could all use more counter space, a dish rack can be a particularly large sacrifice for small-apartment dwellers.
When space is at a premium, products that are compact and thoughtfully designed can make a big difference. If your dish rack is too big and too in the way, check out these options that can save you space while still doing the job of getting those dishes dry.
Here are our top picks for the best compact dish racks.