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Expand-a-Drawer Cutlery Tray

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Expand-a-Drawer Cutlery Tray


Product Information

Storing a large collection of flatware stretches many drawer organizers too far. The Expand-a-Drawer Cutlery Tray features compartments of various sizes for separating and organizing cutlery, small gadgets, and accessories. Our Expand-a-Drawer Organizers adjust to the width of your drawer for a custom fit in an instant.

  • Made from high-impact styrene
  • Top rack dishwasher-safe


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  • 12"-24" x 18" x 2-1/4" h

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Expand-a-Drawer Cutlery Tray is rated 4.5 out of 5 by 48.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best organized kitchen ever! I bought several expand-a-drawers trays. Now, almost all of my kitchen drawers are organized and I can find every gadget with ease.
Date published: 2015-01-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Expand a drawer cutlery tray Just what I needed for the large cutlery drawer in my new kitchen island. Fits nicely, adjusts easily, accommodates a lot. Highly recommend.
Date published: 2014-12-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Expand-a-Drawer® Cutlery Tray This fits in my large drawer perfectly with some room to spare for those items that don't fit in it. It really helped organize all the items in this drawer. I love it! The expanded sides help to add additional items that needed organized. I would recommend especially if you have a slight unorganized silverware drawer getting out of control.
Date published: 2014-12-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ideal cutlery divider This was to replace an old junky plastic tray I had. This tray has a very nice flat, sleek profile. It expands fairly wide (sorry, no measurements on hand) at its widest point. The 3 panels are not attached, so while you could theoretically expand this tray to fit ANY drawer, there might be a gap between the pieces depending on how wide you need it. But I found it expanded perfectly for my needs. The tray does not wiggle apart or need re-adjusting once set. I like the amount and types of dividers as well, it lets me separate out smaller sizes of spoons, etc.
Date published: 2014-12-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing! Honestly, amazing! Fit my drawer perfectly and the ability to expand both sides of the tray allow me to make more small divided spaces. My utensil drawer went from disorganized to super easy to use. LOVE IT!
Date published: 2014-06-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Perfect We used to have two silverware trays because we couldn't fit all of ours into just one tray. Seriously. We did that for MORE THAN FIVE YEARS! So weird. Well, one day I decided it was time for a change. So we bought one of these, and we've never looked back. It EASILY fits all of our flatware, knives, and other serving utensils. Seriously, I think we actually have room for another complete set of flatware! Not that we need more...or do we?
Date published: 2014-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Awesome Product I really wanted to squeeze a little more storage out of my kitchen utensil drawer and my two bathroom drawers, and this product did the trick. I wasn't able to use the expanding part in my bathroom drawers, b/c they're too narrow. But the drawers are deep, and the insert, which is 16-1/2", goes all the way to the back, so it still holds a ton. In the utensil drawer, it also goes all the way to the back AND I was able to use one expanding side piece, so I gained 3 extra compartments. It's awesome, I love it, and I may buy another 1-2 for other kitchen drawers.
Date published: 2014-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Organizing is Not Always A Simple Thing This was EXACTLY what I needed. You cannot go wrong with this as a purchase
Date published: 2014-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderful product I liked this so much I went back and bought more. The first product that filled the drawer with useful space.
Date published: 2013-07-16
Rated 2 out of 5 by from A Little Disappointing Great concept but a bit lacking on execution. The shrink wrap conceals two big shortcomings of this tray. For the price I find the weight of the plastic somewhat flimsy. I could overlook that except for the bigger issue that there is nothing to keep the expanding end sections from coming off the center section if your drawer is wider than the maximum width. I was willing to spend $17.99 to get a super organized drawer but this really isn't much of an improvement over what I started with. I gave this two stars instead of one as I appreciate the fact that this is made in the USA option and that the plastic has no ambient smells or odors, a big problem with a lot of plastic items on the market today.
Date published: 2013-06-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Perfect Drawer Organizer I got this today to replace the old cutlery tray that I was using. The expandability made it a perfect fit for my drawer! I now have more usable space in my drawer.
Date published: 2013-05-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simple yet useful This is not only adjustable to fit different size drawers, the expand-a-drawer cutlery tray has the couple extra areas for storage of additional utensils or other items which is really nice to reduce clutter.
Date published: 2013-05-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Would work even better in a larger drawer! Got this to replace my current utensil organizer. Only really utilized the expansion side enough to hold some straws (my fault for not really realizing the measurements on this one.) But I love the extra space above (or below depending on how you put it in the drawer) for miseallaneous spoons or whatnot. Maybe separate organizers would have worked better this time, but it's working and it's sturdy construction. I'll keep it! :)
Date published: 2013-04-30
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good for the drawers we have Good inexpensive buy for the drawers we have. Fits perfectly, the build does not feel sturdy, but does the job.
Date published: 2013-04-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Large drawer organizer Love this utensil organizer. It is very true to the size listed, so be sure it will fit your drawers prior to ordering. I organized all my knives and other utensils, and the slide-out side allowed me to customize it to fit.
Date published: 2013-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Makes drawer organization easier We are a military family and move frequently. It used to be aggravating having to buy a new silverware organizer every time we moved because our old one didn't fit. This makes everything so much easier. I also don't have to guess if it will fit.
Date published: 2013-04-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best cutlery tray Best cutlery tray ever. Keeps draw more organized then any other cutlery tray.
Date published: 2013-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect for large drawers I had bought a product from another store and had to return it. The expandable feature on this product make it ideal for large drawers. I even made an additional purchase for the utensil organizer one. I would highly recommend.
Date published: 2013-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really convenient! I bought 3 of these and am thrilled with how my drawers look now - I can find everything so easily. The trays are simple and fit really well. They do not shift around in the drawer at all when it's opened and closed. I'll be back for more!
Date published: 2013-03-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Pretty good for my junk drawer I have a narrow junk drawer that wouldn't fit my preferred draw organizers (linus narrow). This works pretty well. Not as customizable, but it does keep my junk in separate sections! The expandable part moves a bit after the drawer is pushed in and out several times, but I just straighten it back out.
Date published: 2013-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Functional This Expandable Tray is amazing. Cooking and baking is my life so I have every possible utensil out there. This try holds all of my stuff and keeps everything organized how I like it.
Date published: 2013-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Cutlery Tray I've Ever Used I purchased this tray when we were remodeling our kitchen and LOVE it! It expands for a custom fit, is easy to assemble, clean and now my drawer is organized with plenty of room for all of my utensils. It is a lifesaver.
Date published: 2013-03-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Organizer! Such a great product to simply organize flatware and it expands to fit perfectly in my drawer! Love it!
Date published: 2013-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great for all your utensil needs in one drawer Wonderful purchase. I especially like the availability to take out and to be able to wash the tray. I did read other reviews and some said it moved, but my drawer is 23" and it extends perfectly to the sides and only has about one inch in front/or back. Perfect size and I am totally pleased with the purchase from the Container Store. Arrived in 3 days!
Date published: 2012-07-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cutlery Tray This is so handy. I bought 3 for different drawers. Great for organizing & for gifts.
Date published: 2012-04-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nice Little Tray This is a great product, holds our numerous cutlery and serving items as well as knives and other odds and ends. The only thing I don't love about it is the two sides that expand do not stay in place very well. They have grooves that the sides sit in when expanded but the groves don't hold the sides tight. Not a big deal once the unit is full of heavy cutlery but I do notice that the sides shift a bit now and then. I'd still buy this again. It's a great product and it keeps our drawer clean and neat and it's sturdy.
Date published: 2012-04-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Looked flimsy, but I bought it because it was the only such product that would fit my odd sized cutlery drawer. That said, it has held up well for nine years. Easy to clean, too. Only complaint is original price, a bit high. Sale price is perfect.
Date published: 2012-03-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE THAT THEY EXPAND! Where was I in life before I had these in my kitchen?!?! They fit any drawer adn accomodate to ALL of your cutlery needs.
Date published: 2012-03-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Wonderfully versitile product! I have been a professional organizer for over ten years and this is hands-down my favorite product! It's versitility and flexibility of size are just the best. I don't think I have ever purchased it for a client that it didn't work in their kitchen, bathroom, laundryroom--any room that has a drawer that needs organization! So happy it's made in America too!
Date published: 2012-03-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great organizer This really helped my kitchen drawer look neat and organized. There was enough space for all my silverware and space to add miscellaneous utensils. I can find things easily.
Date published: 2012-03-20
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Community Q&A

what material?

What material is the tray? Wood? Plastic? This would be helpful information to know. Thanks.
Asked by: nicknametaken
White plastic
Answered by: GadgetMaster
Date published: 2016-05-04

What's the biggest size that it expands to?? Exact measurements.

Asked by: cep89
This tray expands up to 24" wide.
Answered by: beneel
Date published: 2016-11-28
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