IKEA, the Sweden-based furniture company, has introduced new yet stylish modern designs at a very reasonable price. With the rapid increase in its popularity, it is now the biggest multinational furniture company.
Not just in the furniture, IKEA now covers all the useful houseful utensils such as kitchenware, bathrooms, and bedrooms, which makes life a hundred times easier. However, furniture by IKEA needs to be assembled despite having its guide on how to assemble.
Selecting a file cabinet can be hectic because even if you have decided what you need to buy, IKEA’s wide range of variety will put you in thought. This is why we will help you choose the cabinet of your need.
12 Best IKEA File Cabinet Review
1) GALANT File Cabinet
This cabinet from IKEA has a very sophisticated design with 3 big drawers and comes in three different colors; black, white, and gold. This wooden cabinet is good for storing the files in the office as it has big storage. Measurements of the cabinet are 20 1/8x47 1/4". The cabinet is easy to move if you want to change the placement. The price of the cabinet is $279.00.
To clean the cabinet, it should be kept in mind that the wood is not water-friendly, hence, use a muslin cloth to clean the cabinet. The overall look of the cabinet is wooden which makes it durable. The cabinet comes with a lock to secure your confidential documents and belongings. The lock needs the code to unlock the cabinet.
2) GALANT Storage combination with filing, 40 1/8 x 47¼"
This cabinet from IKEA comes in six big drawers. This cabinet comes in 2 colors, black and white stained oak veneer. The cabinet is polished with tinted clear acrylic lacquer to preserve and protect the wood. This wooden cabinet is good for storing the files in the office as it has big storage.
The product comes with a 10-year limited warranty (terms and conditions are mentioned in the warranty brochure.) Stoppers have been placed inside to stop the drawer from coming out too far. The price of the cabinet is $558.
To clean the cabinet, wipe clean with a mild soapy solution and then dry it with a clean cloth. IKEA uses particleboard with a slice of wood as the top layer instead of only solid wood in this product. Just like the above cabinet, this cabinet is also secure with locks, which require the code to access the locker.
3) GALANT Storage combination with filing, 63 x 31 ½"
This unit costs $598 and in horizontal dimensions with 4 drawers. The cabinet, however, comes in 3 colors. The other colors are black stained ash veneer and white stained oak. An additional $100 is added if you choose the other two shades other than the basic white color. This cabinet is designed by K Malmvall/E Lilja Löwenhielm. This cabinet can be used for domestic use as well as office stationery.
Regardless of usage, this cabinet comes with a locker for your safety. You can easily set combination code and go carefree. Soft close drawer dampers have been installed for silently opening the drawers. The product’s maxing load/shelf is 66 lb 2 oz.
4) GALANT Storage combination with filing, 31 1/2x63"
The price of this cabinet is $369 and comes in 3 different colors. An additional $60 is added to the cost if you choose the shade black stained ash veneer or white stained oak veneer. This cabinet can be used for domestic and office use.
You can display your awards or achievements on the shelf and secure your private documents in the locker for safety. Add-on fittings are included in the package. IKEA recommends to sure the shelf to the wall with the safety instruction manual will be provided by IKEA.
5) GALANT Storage combination with drawers, white
This white GALANT Storage combination with drawers costs $938 and comes in 2 shades only, white and white stained oak veneer but with the additional cost of $120. However, it looks beautiful either way.
Instructions are provided in the manual for install onto the wall as IKEA recommends for safety. IKEA recommends that the power should be switched off when you leave any electronic device for a long time. It’s also designed by K Malmvall/E Lilja Löwenhielm.
6) GALANT Storage combination with filing, black stained ash veneer
The black stained ash veneer costs $858 but if you choose the basic white, then $120 will be subtracted from the cost. This unit has huge deep drawers that can store up to hundreds of files without jumbling. All your files and documents stay in place with safety code locks, which you can change whenever you want to.
This product comes with a 10-year warranty. All add-on fittings are included in the package so you don’t have to stock nails and screws to install this cabinet.
7) GALANT Storage combination with drawers, black stained ash veneer
GALANT storage cabinet unit by IKEA costs $529. It has 4 long length drawers and two shelves. Drawers have 45cm depth and 80cm width, in which you can easily store your belongings in proper order.
The cabinet comes in three shades, i.e., black stained ash veneer, white stained oak veneer, and basic white, in which you can deduct -$60 from the cost. All the drawers are secured with code locks. The polish and outer surface has a matte finish that can be easily cleaned without extra effort.
8) GALANT Storage combination w sliding doors
This GALANT cabinet is perfect for massive records as it meets the requirements for durability and storage space. You can easily stack hundreds and thousands of files and documents and put them in order in one place instead of laying on your desktop.
The depth of the cabinet is 45cm, whereas the width is 160cm. Not just that, the shelf can easily lift to 66lb 2oz load. The price of this cabinet is $699. It also comes in three different shades i.e., basic white, and premium black stained ash veneer, and white stained oak veneer. Also, the premium shades add $60 additional to the cost.
9) GALANT Storage combination w sliding doors, white
Be it your living room or your office, sliding door cabinets can help you get better organized while adding adorning class to the usual décor. This mega-sized cabinet is all you need if you have to file all the paperwork. Dump all the stack in 45cm depth and 320cm width. The price of this mega storage unit is $1,398 only.
10) GALANT Cabinet with sliding doors
GALANT cabinet with sliding doors comes in 3 shades, white, black stained ash veneer, white stained oak veneer, and the price of this unit is $549. It can be placed easily in the middle of the room, even on the uneven floor, this unit stands evenly with its adjustable feet.
Not just that, you can adjust your storage shelves according to your needs. You can hang your bags on the hook too even if you have an add-on unit on the top counter of the cabinet.
11) GALANT Storage combination
This 320cm long shelf can be used for domestic use as well as offices. You can put this in your lounge and put your Television on top of it as well. It has 2 door cabinets and 6 shelves to showcase your decoration pieces as well as your books or files.
It’s a nice finished presentable cabinet to embellish your office and lounge. This cabinet costs $696. You can easily install this mega cabinet by following the instruction manual.
12) GALANT Storage combination, white stained oak veneer
This medium-sized cabinet is good for regular use, either in your office or your study room. Its fine finish will adorn your room with class. You can put this against the wall to save floor space by using an add-on unit to build vertically.
Space behind the shelves is to collect cords and cables to the cord outlet in the back. IKEA recommends you secure the furniture by standing it against the wall for safety measures. The price of this masterpiece is $348.
Choosing The Best IKEA File Cabinets
IKEA has a vast variety of file cabinets. There must be any model that fits your needs the best. There is a huge cabinet market out there but they might not fit into your requirements or give a quality of work. It’s always preferred to go to known brands as they will never compromise their quality.