Many offices and homes require file cabinets to carry out their daily tasks effectively. Nowadays, you get two types of office file cabinets. They are vertical file cabinets and lateral file cabinets.
Vertical file cabinets are the ideal option if you have limited wall space. You need to think before you select either a vertical or lateral file cabinet, as vertical file cabinets do not accommodate both letter and legal size documents.
Lateral file cabinets are more versatile than vertical file cabinets. The files or folders in lateral file cabinets can be accessed easily as they can be arranged side to side or front to back in the drawers. Both legal and letter size folders can be put in lateral file cabinets. These cabinets are available in different colours, widths, depths. You can even choose the number of drawers you need.
You can order for a custom lateral file cabinet system to suit your exact needs. However, it is very unlikely that you would have to go for a custom file cabinet as there are many ready-built options available.
You should always choose cabinets that are made with thicker grade of steel. To prevent the cabinet from tipping over, make sure you purchase a cabinet that allows only one drawer to be opened at a time.
An office should be well organised and free from any clutter. You can arrange your files and folders much more effectively by using the right type of file cabinet system in your office.