A tilt out trash cabinet is almost as needful in the kitchen as stainless steel appliances. No matter how much you spend on kitchen cabinets and appliances, just one visible trash can will ruin the entire look. And in a household that recycles, it’s also needful to create a hidden spot to stash all the items being saved for recycle day. Pull out waste bins that can conveniently hide containers of trash and recyclable are easy and inexpensive DIY projects. Check out these 12 DIY ideas and get your unsightly garbage can hidden in style.
Butcher Block Countertop
This trash can cabinet solves two problems with one idea. This DIY design and build will keep the trash bin conveniently at your fingertips and provide extra kitchen work surface. Stylish, functional and portable, this design checks at the must-have boxes for a hidden trash bin.
Unique Furniture Piece
Create a pull out trash can cabinet that looks like a high-end furniture piece with this design and finish idea. Perfect for open floor plans that can use a piece of furniture in the in-between areas between kitchen and family room.
Double Wooden Trash Can
This DIY design is great for families that generate a lot of trash or want to keep trash and recyclables in the same area. This easy to build double wooden trash can will hide all waste products in style. Paint wood or leave natural to fit in with your home’s decor.
Pull Out Recycling Bin
Another great DIY idea that can be created in about one hour. Simple slide out trash can design will hide two standard sized trash cans so it’s easy to hide trash and items destined to be recycled. Use an existing cabinet to create this pull out recycling bin.
Tilt Out Trash Cabinet
Use these step by step instructions to build this versatile tilt out trash cabinet. Good for use in the kitchen, laundry room or garage. This design can easy be painted to fit in with any home decor.
Wooden Trash Bin Cabinet
Easy DIY build with a high end design look and feel. This DIY design will be easy to create to match existing kitchen cabinets in the home. Build an extra wooden trash bin to place in the garage to hold recyclable items.
Window Shutter Recycle
Here is a stylish way to recycle an old window shutter while keeping trash hidden. Cut the window shutter to size and use as the tilt out front door of the trash bin. When using items you have on hand, a DIY trash can cabinet like this one can be built practically free.
This DIY tilt out trash cabinet design adds a drawer and stylish work space on top. One furniture piece with three uses, now that’s a great use of space! Build from wood and paint to match home decor. Add a butcher block top for use in the kitchen or add a wood stain to the top to make the trash cabinet a stylish transitional piece of furniture.
Double Tilt Out
This DIY design can be implemented in existing cabinetry or created from scratch. The double design works great in pantry, mudroom, garage or utility room. It’s easy to keep little hands and/or little paws out of the trash when it’s safely hidden in a built-in cabinet.
No one will ever guess this stylish cabinet hides smelly trash. Stylish design is easy to build and the paint finish idea gives the wood a high-end furniture look. Great for an open concept room when the trash can needs to in a central location.
One piece, two uses. This DIY design provides tilt out trash can a space on one side and storage shelves on the other side. Build from wood and paint to match room decor.
Use this how-to tutorial to create your own custom size tilt out trash bin cabinet. Build two doors recycling can cabinet with easy access to dog food . Stylish design, portable, functional and affordable.