Build Organized Lower Cabinet Rollouts for Increased Kitchen Storage

Add convenient kitchen storage with these simple rollout bins

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Clamps
  • Miter saw
  • Air compressor
  • Air hose
  • Brad nail gun
  • Cordless drill
  • Tape measure
  • Circular saw
  • 4-in-1 screwdriver
  • Countersink drill bit
  • Framing square
  • Forstner drill bits
  • Hacksaw
  • Punch
  • Self-centering drill bit
  • Table saw

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • 3/4-in. hardwood plywood (1 sheet makes 4 rollouts)
  • One 1x3 the width of the cabinet (hold-down rail)
  • 4 ft. of 1x3 (drawer slide cleats)
  • 8 ft. of 1/4-in. x 1-1/8-in. mullion (base and shelf front lips)
  • Four 2-ft. shelf standards with clips
  • One pair of 90-lb.-rated full-extension side-mount drawer slides
  • 1-1/2-in. pneumatic air nailer brads
  • Woodworking glue
  • Small box of 3-in. screws
  • 1-1/4-in. Forstner drill (for drilling finger pulls)
  • 220 grit sandpaper