This western red cedar deck storage box is a one-day project spanning two videos. Western red cedar was chosen for this project because of its beauty and natural abilities to stand up to insects and harsh weather for many years. In Part Two of the project, the box itself will be built. Part One focuses on the storage box top. Download PDF Plans
Step 2: Cut and mark the 2 X 6 boards. Cut the boards to length. Place one board over the other to form the first corner. Use a square to make sure the joints are square, and make a mark on the bottom board where the boards overlap. Use a square.