How to Take Apart Sterilite Drawers

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Sterilite manufactures plastic storage units with pull-out drawers in a variety of sizes. The storage units snap together in a few minutes with interlocking parts and can be disassembled just as quickly. No tools are required to put together or dismantle Sterilite drawers and storage components.

Step 1

Pull out all drawers from the Sterilite frame.

Step 2

Press the tab on each inside top corner of the drawers and the frame to unlock the parts.

Step 3

Pull apart the plastic drawer panels and the frame unit for each drawer. Each individual frame section lifts straight up from the sections below.

Step 4

Store the Sterilite parts in a cool, dry place, away from direct sunlight.


James Clark

James Clark began his career in 1985. He has written about electronics, appliance repair and outdoor topics for a variety of publications and websites. He has more than four years of experience in appliance and electrical repairs. Clark holds a bachelor's degree in political science.