Life without organization is chaos. I can’t even imagine what it would be like to live with just a mess all the time, but since I have a home office, I made sure to do something about it. Rather than living a chaotic life, especially when it comes to paperwork, buying a file cabinet became a smart, easy way to keep my life in order. Whether you need it in your office, your home, or your home office, a file cabinet can keep your stress levels down and your life in order. Let’s take a look at some of the best file cabinets out there, so when it’s time for you to wise up and start filing, you’ll be prepared.
This file cabinet for your home is meant to last
With two deep drawers, the Lorell 14341 File Cabinet comes in a sleek, black design. It measures 18″L x 14.25″W x 24.5″H, giving you plenty of space to store whatever you need. The steel construction is sturdy and will fit in any office or home setting easily, as it’ll match just about any color scheme. The drawers are meant for letter size, high side filing and they have a glide suspension, so it’s easy to open and close them. It weighs 19 pounds and both drawers lock.
- Measures 18″ x 14.25″ x 24.5″
- Meant for letter size, high side filing
- Glide suspension
Keep it classy
Complimented with wood accents, the Z-Line Designs 2-Drawer Lateral File Cabinet looks nice wherever it is placed. It comes in five different colors: espresso, cherry, red, brown and black, so you can find the one that you like the most. The handles are silver coat painted and the top drawer locks. It measures 29″W x 16.38″D x 28.25″H and the file drawer fits both letter and legal sized documents. The gliding drawers can extend fully, so you don’t have to worry about only opening it slightly. Assembly isn’t too hard either.
- Gliding drawers can extend fully
- Handles are silver coat painted
- 29″ x 16.38″ x 28.25″
A file cabinet for your home is structurally sound
If you’re looking for one that is going to stand the test of time, the Home Decorators Collection Oxford File Cabinet, 2-Drawer, White is a terrific option. The measurements are 28.5″ x 20.5″ x 16″ and the sturdy, wood frame provides sound structural integrity. The hardwood veneer adds incredible durability to make sure that you can use it for years to come. This has four legs as a part of the base and it is rectangular in shape.
- Hardwood veneer
- Four legs
- Sturdy wood frame
Add more storage space
The DEVAISE 3 Drawer Mobile File Cabinet with Lock can keep your items under wraps. This file cabinet for your home has a lock that secures all three drawers and the cabinet fits under most desks. There are two stationary drawers with a bonus pencil tray and one filing drawer for letter size and legal documents. You can also add in hanging file folders. There are five casters and the two braking casters that will last a long time. These have a load capacity up to 330 pounds. It takes almost no time to put this together and it comes in multiple colors, so you can choose between black or white.
- Two stationary drawers with a bonus pencil tray
- One filing drawer for letters and legal documents
- Load capacity up to 330 pounds
Move this file cabinet wherever you want
The VASAGLE Rolling File Cabinet helps you move items around from room to room. This has perhaps the best mix of a rustic brown particleboard and a black steel frame. The quality particleboard and a steel frame make a stable, strong, and durable office cabinet. This is equipped with four 360° swivel wheels, two of which have brakes to keep it in place. This has an open shelf for clips and a stapler, an upper drawer for notepads, and a deep drawer for A4 and letter-sized files. The furniture assembly is as simple as you can imagine, as nobody really enjoys putting together furniture.
- Quality particleboard
- Steel frame equipped with wheels
- Open shelf for clips and a stapler