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Bisley Black 2- & 3-Drawer Locking Filing Cabinets

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Our 2- and 3-Drawer File Cabinets from Bisley are unequaled in design and construction. The ultimate in file cabinetry features single-frame, welded-corner construction, ball-bearing drawer glides, recessed handles and security locks. The 2-Drawer model features two letter-size hanging file drawers; the 3-Drawer features one. Because it's 29" high, it makes the perfect support for one or both ends of a Elfa Custom Desk Solution. Make sure you have enough letter-size files (sold separately) - ours come in a rainbow of colors.

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Bisley 2-Drawer Locking Filing Cabinet Black
  • SKU#: 10022003
  • 16-1/4" x 15-3/4" x 29" h
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Bisley 3-Drawer Locking Filing Cabinet Black
  • SKU#: 10022006
  • 16-1/4" x 15-3/4" x 29" h
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Bisley Black 2- & 3-Drawer Locking Filing Cabinets is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 87.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Filing Cabinet for sewing patterns I have 8 of these filing cabinets in my home. 4 are used to organize sewing patterns. Works wonderfully. Each hanging file can hold 2 -3 patterns and they are so easy to find now! Would recommend this product for all filing needs.
Date published: 2018-10-19
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Poor Quality for the price I have been searching for a stylish colorful home file cabinet with lockable drawers. Well I thought my search was finally over. I purchased the 3-drawer 10/5/2018 1. The Bisley brand name was not firmly attached to the cabinet. 2. The depth of the bottom file drawer was almost 4inches less then my current inexpensive file cabinet 3. The locking mechanism is very flimsy. I can pull on the drawers while locked and they appear to come open 4. At this price point I would have thought this would be a much better product by The Container Store
Date published: 2018-10-08
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Very disappointed I purchased these file cabinets just under a year ago and one is already broken -- something happened to the track of one of the drawers and it will not close. These are in my home office and get very light usage - in fact I have been out of town for the last 5 months! For the price, even on sale, the quality is very poor. When I purchased them, I was a little worried because they are so light weight. But I trusted The Container Store to carry only high quality items, so purchased them anyway. One year later, I have to buy new ones.
Date published: 2018-08-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Storage Boxes Be Gone I purchased the 3 drawer Bisley filing cabinet in silver. There are other fun and fabulous colors to choose from so you can match any decor or mood. There is one designated large file drawer, but the two smaller drawers seem bottomless and are wide enough to fill with organizers. I was able to dispose of multiple cardboard storage boxes and have an attractive addition to my home office.
Date published: 2018-08-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful & high quality The three-drawer was perfect for my needs. Some hanging files & some piles of stuff. Except for large furniture & kitchen appliances, my whole house is Container Store. So this fit right in!!
Date published: 2018-08-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love them I bought 2 red file cabinets for my new Container Store closet. They fit and work perfectly. Highly recommend.
Date published: 2018-07-23
Rated 4 out of 5 by from I love my Bisley cabinets I have bought several Bisley cabinets, and if only I had space, I would buy more. They are perfect to store papers, art supplies, electronic gear, Lego and toys -almost anything you can imagine. I use one large 3-drawer locking Bisley file cabinet to corral all my jewelry. Older and more valuable things are locked in the two lower, drawers and my every-day costume jewelry lives in the top drawer. Knocked off one star because the drawers sometimes stick, or get mis-aligned. That is fixable but the cabinets especially don't like being moved on their sides.
Date published: 2018-04-16
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Doesn't hold up I purchased this for my office 10 days ago, while pulling the top drawer out to file a document, the entire draw came out just missing my feet. Needless to say it is being returned this weekend. Very disappointed.
Date published: 2018-02-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Overall good product!! The white 3 drawer filing cabinet is something between white and off white. The filing cabinet is spacious but it’s top heavy so don’t put anything heavy in the first or second drawer, or it’ll topple over!! I placed a printer on top of it to avoid this. Another thing is when the filing cabinet is locked, it also locks the drawer above so organize it so that the things in the second drawer are rarely needed. Overall, satisfied and happy with the purchase!!
Date published: 2018-02-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Attractive but...... In designing our work space, we were torn between this Bisley file cab and the premium Bisley file cab. Both come in great colors. Needed 3 drawers on a couple of units and 2 drawers on others. The premium allows for full access to files unlike this model which does not open fully extended. However, the premium didn't have a 3 drawer option. The worst part is that you can't mix and match because the height is different and the cabinets are used to support the desktops on one end. I am surprised that a premium retailer like Container Store does not insist on matching heights or at the least offer a solution for this issue.
Date published: 2018-02-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Colorful File Cabinets The Bisley locking file cabinets are a welcome addition to my office, which is a room open to my living room. The green pop of color matches my desk chair and accents well with my living room furniture. The other big plus is these cabinets are sturdy, unlike the flimsy metal cabinets I once owned.
Date published: 2017-10-11
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Sturdy Cabinet with Good Finish Cabinet is well-built for the most part, but the bottoms of the drawers are rather flimsy. Colored finish is good though. Plenty of space and compact cabinet for its size.
Date published: 2017-09-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great product this is a very nice file cabinet. it looks great and is built very holds the right amount of files.i am still waiting for the two drawer one (it is on backorder) to have a set. you can look at it in store to get a feel then buy it.
Date published: 2017-09-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very nice cabinet We needed a new file cabinet and decided to purchase this one while it was on sale. It was a very good decision. We loved the color and it arrived packed securely.
Date published: 2017-09-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great file cabinet I purchased this to be part of a small office in my kitchen overlooking the garden in my new home. I paired it with the melamine top and silver legs and it looks great. I purchased the 3 drawer cabinet but am going to get the 2 drawer cabinet as well. My printer fits perfectly on top.
Date published: 2017-06-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it!! I love these file cabinet. I bought both sizes. They deceptively hold loads and they are light weight, easy to k over if you like to move your furniture a lot.
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Item! Good sheet music cabinets are becoming more difficult to find these days. The Bisley filing cabinet fills this need in different ways: you can file loose sheet music in hanging folders in the large bottom drawer, and you can pile books in the smaller drawers. The lock above the 3rd drawer seals all 3 drawers. The variety of colors available for these cabinets is a big draw; mine is in Slate Blue. The cabinet isn't inexpensive but is worth its price; I'm currently saving up to get another one since, as seen in the accompanying photo, I need to file away more music books and papers.
Date published: 2017-03-22
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The perfect filing cabinet I originally loved this because there was a pink one, I was in the Cincinnati store and wanted the 3 drawer one and they didn't have one, so I was going to get a white one, but my thought was I could get a cheaper white filing cabinet back home. So I came home and went to every office supply store and couldn't find a "cute" filing cabinet that wasn't cheesy and locked. Needless to say, 2 weeks later, I ended up ordering the 3 drawer one online and driving an hour and a half back to Cincinnati to get it. I couldn't be happier with it. I'm super cheap and hated to spend $150 on it, but it was worth it. It looks very nice, it comes already assembled and it locks! They also have organizers/dividers in the store to help with storage on the top two drawers!
Date published: 2017-02-15
Rated 3 out of 5 by from depth? I wish these more of a standard depth file cabinet. The colors are so pretty, but they seem to be playing at being file cabinets.
Date published: 2016-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great addition to home office This item is just what we needed to get our home office files and miscellaneous items organized! Appreciated that it came completely assembled. Sturdy, and sits firmly without any wobbling. As always Container Store provided a great product at a reasonable price!
Date published: 2016-10-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love these cabinets! I have two of these cabinets-- one is the two door and the other is the three door. They are so cute and vibrant and really look good in our home office which is part of the master bedroom. The quality is great!
Date published: 2016-09-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Fits in closet The main reason I purchased this cabinet is because it is not as deep as most file cabinets but it has enough room for my needs.
Date published: 2016-09-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great product Although the file cabinet was on back order and it took a couple of months to get, it was well worth the wait. I love the color its stylish and it looks so much better than your regular ugly everyday office cabinet. It s a little smaller than your average file cabinet but for a home office it does the job. I got the 3 drawer cabinet. For more filing space I would recommend getting both a 2 and 3 drawer. I was extremely impressed with the packaging too. I was nervous about having it delivered since I expected it to be dented or damaged but the container store packed it perfectly and not one scratch!
Date published: 2016-05-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great Product I purchased two of these file cabinets for my home office. I specifically chose these because they were shallow, so could therefore be hidden in a cabinet, under a console or skirted table. I thought they would be much more versatile than the traditional deep ones. I ordered the white and it is a true, crisp white - no yellow undertones. (Choosing the color was the hardest part ... still thinking of the Navy ...) I've had them for about 2 weeks and the mechanisms seem to work smoothly even fully loaded. There is a lock on each cabinet which came with a key - however, the keys are not interchangeable ... so you must keep both keys handy. Cabinets shipped UPS to me and they were well packaged to prevent damage. I did take one star away because there is no built in leveler. (I had to get creative!) Overall, really happy with the purchase and think they are a great value.
Date published: 2016-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good-looking file cabinet I bought this file cabinet mainly because it's better-looking than most out there. Although I chose black, I loved that there were lots of colors to choose from. And it's sturdy and the drawers operate smoothly. A winner all around.
Date published: 2016-04-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really like the Bisleys Second Bisley 3-drawer I have purchased. High quality, life-time purchases and they make filing a lot more fun.
Date published: 2016-03-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Size, Color and Functionality I recently bought one 2-drawer and one 3-drawer Bisley file cabinet in slate blue. I was very impressed with the wrapping materials they were delivered in, which were very secure and solid but surprisingly easy to break down and dispose of. The cabinets are being used in my dining room/office so I wanted something colorful instead of a typical institutional beige or black. I do love the color, but it has some green in it which to me does not constitute slate blue. I thought it would be more of a blue-gray like in the online photo but it's kind of a blue-green gray. Still it's a nice color and it works. The cabinets are high-quality and sturdy and sit directly on the floor - no wheels. I highly recommend them.
Date published: 2016-03-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from I Really Like it Great purchase-expensive for me even with a 15% discount from past purchases but I consider this Bisley file- well worth it. The green fits well in the living room with Mission and retro modern and it's a sigh of relief to organize files in a good looking,sturdy cabinet with easy moving drawers.
Date published: 2016-01-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great file cabinet I've been looking every where for a small-ish 3 drawer file. This is exactly what I needed!
Date published: 2015-11-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from GREAT COLOR This is a wonderful looking small file cabinet and if you're looking for something to complement décor, it's a good choice.
Date published: 2015-07-28
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Community Q&A

Does the key lock on the bottom drawer lock all three drawers?

Asked by: DocAvery
No, the bottom drawer locks to the middle drawer. If you pull on the bottomed drawer, you can reach into the middle one. I returned mine and when somewhere resale to get one where all three lock.
Answered by: Petalene
Date published: 2017-11-08

Can you add casters to these?

Asked by: DALA
You would probably need to add a base since the bottom is hollow. I wanted to add casters, but ended up just using small stick on furniture slides.
Answered by: Laurajess
Date published: 2016-11-12

does the lock secure both file drawers or just the bottom one?

Asked by: lae97
On the 2 drawer, it locks both drawers.
Answered by: kaytro413
Date published: 2018-06-30

is it fire proof?

Asked by: beatrice1
Answered by: Laurajess
Date published: 2017-06-20

can you stack two of these cabinets one on top of the other?

Asked by: ninak
You could....I mean they are yours ... but they are not meant to be stacked. And I would think they would be a serious tipping hazard. As they do tend to tip forward when the drawers are open.
Answered by: Lesa
Date published: 2016-05-28

Are these cabinets stackable?

Asked by: Pinky13
Answered by: MartinE3
Date published: 2017-08-12

Is the Cerulean blue an aqua or teal shade of blue?

Asked by: Sugarquilts
It's a deep but bright aqua.
Answered by: Surele
Date published: 2016-09-24

Are these fully colored on the back.

Asked by: filecabinetlady
Answered by: AprilBugs
Date published: 2018-10-04
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