Cupboards that rest on the worksurface have numerous advantages, as these designs demonstrate.

Not sure whether you want a tall unit, a wall cupboard or more worktop space in your kitchen? How about including all three by going for a countertop cabinet.

You can use these handy units to add storage, conceal a workspace or even to balance the layout of your kitchen. Check out these rooms to find out how a countertop cabinet could work in your home.