Ask TOH users about Storage

Contribute to This Story Below

      Video Directory

      Selected Topic/Section

      Tools List

      • miter saw
        Miter saw
      • bar clamp
        36-inch bar clamps. At least three
      • finish hammer
      • belt sander
        Belt sander
      • random orbit sander
        Random-orbit sander
      • combination square
        Combination square
      • jigsaw
      • brad nailer
        Brad nailer
      • drill
      • TruFit step bit
        Miller 2x TruFit step drill bit
      • flush cut saw
        Flush-cutting saw
      • circular saw
        Circular saw
      • multi-bit screwdriver

      Shopping List

      1. Red oak 1x4s to build the box. Get six 8-footers.

      2. Red oak 1x6s Get two 6-footers for the base and one 8-footer for the lid.

      3. ½-inch oak plywood for the floor. Get a 2-by-4-foot sheet.

      4. Miller 2x dowels in black walnut. Go to Miller Dowel Company.

      5. Torsion hinges

      6. 1-inch brad nails

      7. 1-inch deck screws

      8. 1½-inch deck screws

      9. 80-grit, 180-grit, and 220-grit sandpaper

      10. Stain and finish of your choice

      11. Wood glue