Last summer I bought several ready-to-assemble drawer-base cabinets off of Craigslist for $15 each. I put two of them in the kitchen, one in Clara's closet and one in the laundry room between the washer and dryer. It needed some work to make it look like it was supposed to be there. Here it is before I started work on it:
Norm Abram's job is safe for now, but I don't think it's too shabby for a first carpentry attempt.