Types of Filing Cabinets

A file storage cabinet is an essential piece of furniture in any home office or workspace, but that's not where its usefulness ends. These versatile and functional pieces of furniture can also be used throughout the home to store anything from recipes to craft supplies. At west elm, you'll find a selection of filing cabinets to suit every need. Whether you're looking for a traditional filing cabinet or a more modern design, we have a style that's just right for your office, living room, kitchen or bedroom.

Lateral Filing Cabinets

A lateral filing cabinet is a great choice if you need something that can accommodate both letter and legal sized files. Lateral cabinets are available in different styles and colors to suit your existing home office furniture.

Industrial Filing Cabinets

Characterized by strong angles, clean lines and minimalist details, industrial furniture is an obvious choice for workspaces. You'll find several industrial and mid-century inspired filing cabinets in our collection that are as stylish as they are functional.

Retro-Inspired Filing Cabinets

Looking for a vintage filing cabinet to complete the look of your home office? Consider a retro-inspired file storage cabinet like the Audrey, which features a geometrically-textured facade, or the Delphine, which boasts a rich Espresso finish, slim metal legs and a luxurious marble top.

Whether you're looking for a filing storage system that will blend in with the rest of your home's decor or one that will make a bold statement, you'll find a variety of cabinet styles in our collection to suit your needs and taste. Browse our selection of file storage cabinets to find the right piece for your home office, study space, den or anywhere else you need extra storage.

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