Ideas to Transform that Ugly File Cabinet

File Cabinet Facelifts

$5 File Cabinet Makeover — Domestic Imperfection

Ashley from Domestic Imperfection rescued a somewhat sad file cabinet from a local thrift, not because she loved it but because it was the only one that didn't have jammed up drawers. Heh.

She took it home, gave it some TLC and below you see the results.

You can check out how she nursed this beauty to all its glory by clicking on the image below.

 Filing Cabinet Makeover | Cathy Green Interiors

Cathy of Cathy Green Interiors bought your normal, run of the mill metal file cabinet from Staples and decided it needed to be prettied up. Some spray paint, mod podge, and some quirky floral fabric and tadah! Beautiful.

Check out the process by clicking on the image below.

Casey's wallpaper file cabinet | Design*Sponge

Casey, whose project is featured on Design Sponge, used wallpaper and Mod Podge to transform a plain file cabinet into a masterpiece.

Click the image below to check out the details.

Stenciled File Cabinet - Two Twenty One

Chelsea over at Two Twenty One livened up a file cabinet with some paint and stencils. I just love the way it turned out.

Have a look at her process by clicking the image below.

Make a Rolling Kitchen Cart From an Old Filing Cabinet | Curbly

Last but definitely not least is this AMAZING idea found on

Who would ever imagine you can find a sorry little file cabinet at a thrift for a few bucks and tranform it into a cart for your kitchen.

To see the step by step process to DIY just click through the image below.