There is no use keeping a blunt knife in home and especially kitchen. There are many people who throw it when it is of no use. But do not do this and get it sharpened and start using it. Now you will think as to how to sharpen a knife. Do not worry at all as it is pretty easy and you can sharpen it quickly. First thing is try to take out all the blunt knifes and keep them all at one place. After this try to find a stone and you will be able to find it quickly as many stones are lying near you house.
Find the right stone
The stone should be of medium size. It should not be too big neither too small. If it is too big then you will not be able to keep it in your kitchen and it will not look good. This stone needs to be kept in kitchen as its sole purpose would be sharpen your kitchen knife. Thus, try to choose some good and attractive stone that gels well with the interior of the kitchen. In case, you are not able to find the stone you can use any stone and after using it can wash it and keep it in some box for later use.
Buy instrument to sharpen knife
How to sharpen a knife is an art and should be learnt before trying it. If the idea of stone does not appeal you then you can visit the shop and buy an instrument that is used to sharpen the knife. These instruments are available in different size as well as in style. There are numerous colours in which instrument to sharpen the knife is available as is the knife. Try to buy the branded product so that it may last long. Do not do any sort of hasty decision and be sensible enough to buy the right one.
Many people are aware as to how to sharpen a knife and are good at doing it themselves. They do not go to the shop and prefer doing it at home. It is not that tough to sharpen it and it takes only few minutes to get it done. Every chef and every lady of the house should know it as with a good well sharpened knife kitchen is just incomplete. So start doing this on your own and sooner or later you will master doing it.