Don't Overlook Filing Cabinets Until You See These Stunning Ideas

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Before:Two plain thrift store filing cabinets

Two mismatched filing cabinets of different sizes were about to become a fabulous piece.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before Two plain thrift store filing cabinets

After: Gorgeous desk with tons of storage

Frame them to add height using wood planks and stain them your color of choice.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After Gorgeous desk with tons of storage

Before: Boring, black and efficient

This office update was dying to happen. This little black filing cabinet needed an upgrade.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before Boring black and efficient

After: A marble chic storage unit

This dazzler only required some marble paper and decoupage to become a talking piece.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After A marble chic storage unit

Before: An old cast away

This old filing cabinet had casters &slides and was suffering from ugly color syndrome.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before An old cast away

After: An aztec stenciled stunner

A few licks of chalk paint and a stencil completely revived this old cabinet. Simply gorgeous!

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After An aztec stenciled stunner

Before: Depressingly bland

Budget pieces are great but they always need a little TLC to become perfect for your room.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before Depressingly bland

After: New and improved

Still totally recognizable, a little contact paper and chalk paint gives this filing cabinet new life.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After New and improved

Before: A closet organizer shelving unit

Want the industrial look without the cost? Use the materials you have at home.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before A closet organizer shelving unit

After: An industrial glam piece

A little paint and industrial styled file boxes and you’ve got perfect storage for an edgy office.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After An industrial glam piece

Before: The garage steal

This steel filing cabinet was found at a garage sale & meant to be a focal point of a home office.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before The garage steal

After: A unicorn spit dream

A blend of unicorn spit & some numbers to personalize it, this steel cabinet went from drab to fab.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After A unicorn spit dream

Before: The washed out homey cabinet

This old honey oak was longing for an easy makeover.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before The washed out homey cabinet

After: The dolled up living room beauty

A little bit of blue paint and gold drawer pulls took this old cabinet to a whole new level.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After The dolled up living room beauty

Before: Old and forgotten in a cellar

Sometimes you’ve had things lying around the house that have so much potential.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before Old and forgotten in a cellar

After: A newfound treasure

Some decoupage and old ledgers makes this cabinet office fabulous.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After A newfound treasure

Before: Drab grey storage

Need desk storage idea on a budget but don’t want to sacrifice style? Flip a filing cabinet.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, Before Drab grey storage

After: Breathtaking desk flip

With some wood framing and a some paint these filing cabinets turned into a gorgeous desk in no time.

s don t overlook filling cabinets until you see these stunning ideas, kitchen cabinets, kitchen design, After Breathtaking desk flip