Platinum elfa Drawer Frames
Good price for easy storage.
The unit has survived several moves without any problems. However, the design of the bins leaves something to be desired. The pegs in the back of the unit that prevent the drawers from sliding too far back always pop out. For the price, it's a great deal if you're looking for some simple storage pieces.
April 15, 2014
Great if you need to be able to get at wall behind
Bought this for my laundry room because the dryer hose snakes across wall and I couldn't use other shelving there. I put the drawer unit on casters and whenever I need to clean out the vent or reach behind the washer to turn off the water, I just roll this out of the way. Also, I can remove it to access shelving above it with a ladder (see my picture#.
Because of the multiple widths available, I was able to maximize the use of space to fit it perfectly.
ONE TIP: You need to install the white drawer stopper pins in the top runner BEFORE you assemble the top cross pieces. Otherwise, you're going to have a tough time getting them off to install them. #I've done this twice!!)
April 12, 2014
The cart that changed my life!
My knitting improved by creating a work area on wheels, using an Elfa cart that has 3 drawers and a wooden top. The top drawer holds small tools and needles, the middle, some yarn for quick knit-ups and the large bottom basket/drawer holds books and larger tools like the wool winder, when not in use. The top of the cart is big enough to hold my pattern, yarn, small tools and a cup of coffee or tea. It's on wheels, so it rolls out of the way, under tables or behind couches, as needed.
April 9, 2014
I've used these Elfa drawer frames everywhere...in my closet, my pantry and now, my kids art closet. I've tried cheaper styles and they inevitably don't hold drawers full of items and bend, bow and give way to the weight. It's so frustrating to have spent all kinds of money on the next best to Elfa when I should have just bought Elfa to begin with. These will be my go-to for drawers of any kind from here on out.
April 6, 2014