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The $1 Cabinet Tray

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Turning a thrift store cabinet door into a beautiful decorative tray...for a whopping $1.
I buy old, ugly, and dirty houses and flip them by myself! Come follow along on this crazy, DIY house-flipping life at my blog: The Bachelorette Pad Flip.
Time: 1 Hours Cost: $1 Difficulty: Easy
While thrifting, I stumbled on a cabinet door for $1. It was solid wood and in great shape- well worth the $1!
  • the 1 cabinet tray, crafts, kitchen cabinets, repurposing upcycling
Next step is to drill two holes on each end of the door. After drilling the hole, I thoroughly sanded both sides of the door.
Using some leftover Sea Sprite paint, I painted both sides of the cabinet door.
  • the 1 cabinet tray, crafts, kitchen cabinets, repurposing upcycling
I had some leftover cabinet pulls from a dresser I bought a long time ago. I added the two pulls to the ends of the tray where the holes were drilled.
  • the 1 cabinet tray, crafts, kitchen cabinets, repurposing upcycling
The finished product cost $1 and perfect for displaying little treasures!
  • the 1 cabinet tray, crafts, kitchen cabinets, repurposing upcycling
To see more inexpensive DIY projects and the homes I've flipped, check out my blog! I'd love for you to follow along on my crazy life!

Materials I used for this project:

  • Paint
  • Cabinet Pulls

To see more: https://bachelorettepadflip.wordpress.com/2016/04/03/the-1-cabinet-tray/

Got a question about this project?

  • Pam Lewandowski
    Pam Lewandowski Cypress, TX
    on Apr 12, 2016

    Cute idea!! I've bought several to do as gifts. Too bad mine weren't quiet as a bargain as the ones your found!! :)

  • Cordle527
    Cordle527 Detroit, MI
    on Apr 28, 2016

    Love it. Now trying to find an easy way to make a snack tray.

  • Alice
    Alice Miami, FL
    on May 25, 2016

    What a cute idea!!!! ♥ it. As soon as I find one, I will do the same. Tks and enjoy your tray.

  • Linda
    Linda Roberts, IL
    on Jun 20, 2016

    Neat tray. Thanks for sharing.

  • Linda Quick
    Linda Quick
    12 hours ago

    All done thanks to Hagerstown MD Restore.

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