Outdoor storage box

Submitted by mdsandell on Mon, 09/18/2017 - 10:46

I modified the plans slightly to go taller so it could fit a standard propane tank. I also added a hinged lid based on an image I found on Pinterest that did something very similar. I still need to sand and stain it next weekend.

Like others, I had a little trouble keeping the fence planks from splitting when screwing them to the 2x2 legs, since there was about an 1/8” gap between. I tried to find some scrap to fill in the gap and didn’t overtighten the screws. The lid was made entirely of 1x3”.

Estimated Cost
$35
Estimated Time Investment
Weekend Project (10-20 Hours)
Type of Wood
Cedar and white pine
Recommended Skill Level
Intermediate

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