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 11: Cut a groove into all four top edges. Using the stacked dado, cut the 1/4-inch groove into all four top edges. This groove will receive the cross pieces. The groove will receive the cross-pieces.