LumberJocks

Filing Cabinet

  • Advertise with us
Project by Carbide posted 395 days ago 881 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

After recently remodeling my foyer, the old whit junky filing cabinet that I had just didn’t look the best up against the rest of the room. So I decided to build my own wooden one to match. I used B-2 grade plywood from Menards, red oak from my stock, and Minwax golden oak stain and Minwax wipe on poly for a clear finish. I was actually shocked at how much money it required for materials. I had a total of roughly $375.00 in the project. $95.00 was hardware alone.

-- When it feels like a job, it isn't a hobby anymore.





7 comments so far

View HorizontalMike's profile

HorizontalMike

6905 posts in 1497 days


#1 posted 395 days ago

I have ALWAYS wanted to build one or more of these! Very nice!

-- HorizontalMike -- "Woodpeckers understand..."

View aussiedave's profile

aussiedave

3014 posts in 407 days


#2 posted 395 days ago

Beautiful filing cabinet….great job.

-- Dave.......Keep calm and make more sawdust....

View David Dean's profile

David Dean

481 posts in 1482 days


#3 posted 395 days ago

nice job.

View Richard's profile

Richard

764 posts in 1273 days


#4 posted 394 days ago

Nice , I need the 2 drawer version.

View Jeff in Huntersville's profile

Jeff in Huntersville

398 posts in 1777 days


#5 posted 394 days ago

I was looking around for a metal file cabinet to store all my manuals and plans, etc. Then it hit me, I’m a woodworker why ain’t I building it out of wood? Great job and great inspiration, too!

View dnick's profile

dnick

892 posts in 965 days


#6 posted 394 days ago

Nice piece. Well done.

-- dnick, North Hollywood, Ca.

View Fishinbo's profile

Fishinbo

11202 posts in 759 days


#7 posted 392 days ago

That’s absolutely gorgeous, way better than the metal ones. A sure hit in the foyer. Great work!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase