10 Uses for Kitchen Cabinets Outside of the Kitchen

Author's Note: 10 Uses for Kitchen Cabinets Outside of the Kitchen

I haven't gotten too "out of the box" with kitchen cabinets in my home, but after researching this article, I think I just might. With visions of toy chests, tiki bars and, of course, an amazingly organized laundry room dancing in my head, I have the projects all lined up. In the meantime, the kitchen cabinet we installed in the garage will have to suffice. Designed for a pantry, but especially handy for storing gardening supplies and dog treats, it's been an island of serenity in a space that can become a sea of baseball bats or soccer balls, depending on the season. Maybe I'll need to add a bank of kitchen cabinets out there, too. Surely there's one I can fit basketballs in. And more dog treats.

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