Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.
- Tape measure
- Circular saw
- Drill/driver, cordless
- Drill bit set
- Pry bar
- Safety glasses
- Speed square
Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.
- Cedar lumber (see cutting list)
- Galvanized nails, 4d and 6d
- Galvanized screws, 3-1/2-in. and 3-in.