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 4: Set your fence and router depth. Set a fence in place so that the router will cut right to the marked 45-degree line. Set the depth of the router to 1/2 the thickness of the board. Be sure to wear eye and ear protection, as well as a respirator. Set the fence in place.