If you don’t have a dishwasher at home, you will find dish racks drying mats very helpful. The rack is used to dry out your dishes after cleaning. They are also important organizational tools that keep your dishes in one easily accessible place. Available in excellent styles and designs, dish racks drying mats also have some immense decorative value. They can be used to accentuate your kitchen countertop for that modern and stunning look. When paired with the right drying mats, the racks will go a long way in making sure that your utensils are always clean and dry.
Reversible Dish Rack Drying Mat
Schroeder & Tremayne, Inc.
What we like: Large variety of patterns
What we don’t like: Will gather mold easily
Not so great for: Larger dishes
Perfect for: Small bowls
Able to absorb up to four times its weight in water, this dish rack drying mat will keep your countertops fresh and dry. Likewise, the reversible aspect makes it twice as versatile. However, be sure to take good care of it to prevent mold.
Due to the microfiber surface, dishes made of delicate materials like glass will be cushioned. You won’t have to worry about breakages or chips. A huge range of patterns are available, from more muted grays and whites to bright polka dots. This means you can match your mat to your kitchen décor – it’s the small details that really bring a room together.
Groovy Dish Rack Drying Mat
What we like: Can be cut to size
What we don’t like: Surface can be very slippery
Not so great for: Delicate stemware
Perfect for: A rented home
If you want to jazz up a rental kitchen, this mat is the best way to do it. You won’t be changing anything important, but the fun, bright color scheme will add style and groove to your space. As it features a thin design, moisture will evaporate quickly. Not only will it dry dishes, but you can place freshly-washed fruits and vegetables on it, too.
Machine washable so you can keep things squeaky clean, there is a waterproof layer beneath to absorb any excess drops. Moreover, we love that you can cut this mat to the perfect size – the material has a no-fray guarantee.
Foldable Dish Rack Drying Mat
Safdie & Co. Inc.
What we like: Can be folded to store away
What we don’t like: Not dishwasher safe
Not so great for: Small surfaces
Perfect for: If you don’t like things on the counter constantly
The simple design of this mat makes it a good choice if you hate fuss or have an understated kitchen. You can pick from five colors, including black and aqua. Affordably priced, it is made from highly absorbent microfiber. The moment your dishes are dry, you can fold it to put away until you next need it.
It cannot be used on hot surfaces, but we think it would be a useful addition for under coffee machines and other kitchen appliances. This way, you can catch any marks before they stain your countertop. Although it isn’t dishwasher safe, you can machine wash your mat, another convenient feature.
Polypropylene Dish Rack Drying Mat
What we like: BPA-free plastic
What we don’t like: Only two color options
Not so great for: If you own large pots and pans
Perfect for: Limited counter space
Constructed of sturdy polypropylene, this mat has a lightweight feel due to the microfiber design. It combines a dish rack, utensil caddy, and stemware holder in one to vastly improve the functionality of your kitchen. Plus, the removable plastic dish drainer tray is BPA free so you won’t have to worry about toxins getting into your dishes. It can hold eighteen plates, meaning everything can be dried at once even when people come round.
When not in use, you can quickly and conveniently stash away your mat to save precious counter space. Additionally, it is machine washable and dishwasher safe (top rack only) so you can make sure it stays ultra-clean.
Dish Rack Drying Mat with Glass Slots
What we like: Individual slots for cutlery and glasses
What we don’t like: Not much free space included
Not so great for: Wide countertops or oversized dishes
Perfect for: If you don’t own many dishes
The eleven slots included with this dish drying mat will make sure everything is evenly spaced out. Not only will this make dishes dry faster, but it also allows you to keep an eye on where everything is. Nothing is more frustrating than things slipping down the side of the kitchen sink!
You can use the free space for pots, glasses, or precious silverware so it won’t get tarnished. Rust-resistant, this mat is made of microfiber for maximum absorbency. There are five color choices available, ranging from cheerful wine red to more muted beige.
Alvin Steel Dish Rack
With its neutral powder-coated white steel frame, this dish drying set enhances the contemporary look of your kitchen.
The 7.87'' high-sided frame prevents tall, heavy dishes from toppling, and it comes with a drip tray and a white utensil compartment that is fitted with a plastic base, so nothing falls through the cracks.
The wooden handle not only gives your tray a warm, natural touch – it also gives you a space to hang your dish towels. It provides added mobility making it easier to free up valuable countertop space when not in use.
Antibacterial Drying Mat
Whether your dish rack is currently overflowing, or you are looking for a more understated drying device, this gray antibacterial drying mat is the perfect solution.
The mat is constructed with a mesh layer that promotes faster drying through increased airflow and an inner foam layer that supports delicate cutlery and crockery while drying. The fabric is coated in silver antibacterial protection that prevents bacteria growth for up to 30 washes.
Metal Dish Rack
Sleek and durable, this aluminum drying rack is perfect for anyone who values style as well as functionality.
This 5.4" H x 17.3" W x 12.5" D large capacity rack can hold up to twelve dishes and three glasses in addition to silverware in the dedicated cutlery compartment. This piece should be placed directly next to the sink as the tray has an outlet that helps direct water down the drain.
Stainless Steel Dish Rack
The stable and sturdy S-shaped frame of this dish drainer features two different rack levels to accommodate a wide range of dishes and two specialty compartments for cutlery and cups or mugs.
The drainer is delivered with a drain tray and footpads included to protect your countertops from scratches or water damage. Measuring 14.57" x 9.84" x 16.93" this unit will fit in most kitchens and kitchenettes, even if counter space is limited.
Sinkin Plastic Sink Dish Rack
For a kitchen with limited counter space, an in-sink dish rack ensures dry dishes with plenty of countertop area to spare.
This rack measures 14" W x 11" D x 5" H to fit most standard kitchen sinks. It is designed to rest at the bottom of the sink so that water can drip down the drain – no drying mats or boards necessary.
The non-slip rubber feet ensure the rack stays in place and doesn't damage your sink's surface. The plastic utensil basket can be removed entirely or repositioned to fit your sink's unique shape.
Alvin Metal Dish Rack
Organize your kitchen cabinets with this sleek, minimal dish drying and storage unit.
This rust-resistant powder-coated steel rack comes with three different sections, each holding up to five standard-sized plates. The wooden handles ensure flexible flexibility and ease of movement around your kitchen, while its neutral white finish ensures this rack will blend in seamlessly to every kitchen.
Use the unit to display plates and bowls in your open shelving system, or place next to the sink for a stylish way to dry your dishes.
Stainless Steel Dish Rack
Equipped with two removable plastic drip trays, this stainless-steel drying rack helps your dishes dry faster by preventing the upper level from dripping on the lower level.
An additional cutlery holder keeps your silverware sorted, while the glass rack can be mounted on the side to allow for optimal airflow and streak-free glassware.
Complete with black plastic accents to complement the stainless-steel frame, this unit can be quickly and easily installed so you can enjoy better kitchen organization sooner.
Stainless Steel Over the Sink Dish Rack
If you have a small kitchen, you can start taking advantage of vertical storage space with this over-the-sink storage and disk rack.
Fitted with four multifunctional racks, three holders, and five hooks, you can dry your dishes, hang your favorite dish towels, store two large cutting boards. The rack also comes with a fruit and vegetable holder so you can wash and store your produce in the same place.
The set is delivered with a high-quality microfiber and sponge foam mat to give you an additional drying surface that absorbs up to four times its weight in water.
Basin Smoke Polypropylene Countertop Plastic Dish Rack
This dark gray drying rack gets rid of unsightly drip trays and mats thanks to its innovative self-draining system. A removable trough collects water dripping from your dishware and directs it back to the sink.
Suitable for use in the sink or on top of the countertop, this rack is a modern update to a kitchen staple.
The rack can also double as a transportable dish and utensil caddy for parties or outdoor meals.
Xdry Collapsible Countertop Dish Rack
This dish-drying solution features a rack and drying mat in one convenient set. Despite its compact size, it can hold up to 19 dishes and offers 4 built-in stemware holders for your favorite wine glasses or mugs.
The microfiber mat catches any water while providing an additional drying surface for large pots and pans.
The mat is machine-washable for better kitchen hygiene, and both the mat and metal rack can be folded and stored away easily to free up more kitchen space.