Dust Off an Old Filing Cabinet and Turn It into Something New

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Take your old filing cabinet from functional to fun with these upcycling ideas.

Take your old filing cabinet from functional to fun with these upcycling ideas.

Was being more organized one of your New Year’s resolutions? Then it’s time to dust off that old filing cabinet in the garage and give it a new look.

If you’re still using the cabinet, file these tips away for later: House Revivals compiled a list of ways to upcycle your filing cabinet into an end table, kitchen island, work bench and more. A standard piece of office furniture never looked so chic!

If filing cabinets aren’t your thing, check out 12 ways to upcycle other thrifted furniture.