Storage boxes – Rectangular storage boxes can be created with a minimum of supplies and some fast-paced action with the hot glue gun. By making your own storage boxes, you can create the box in your desired size, is ready to fit perfectly in the closet or on the shelf for an efficient storage system. The boxes are made of poster board, which is available in a variety of colors, and can be coordinated with your decor for a visible storage system that does not scrimp on style
Make simple rectangle storage boxes, Add poster board over the cutting board. Cut mat board to the required size for the bottom of the box with the dull knife. Cut poster board to the desired height, width and depth storage boxes sides with scissors. Glue a poster board side, moving an inch at a time, to the matte base with the hot glue gun. Glue the adjacent sides in the same way. Connect the side edges to each other slowly with the hot glue gun.
Cut a piece of poster board the same size as the box base with the scissors, adding 1/2 inch to the width and length for storage box lid. Cut strips of poster board to match the lid-side edge measurements for length and 2 inches of width. Put edges of the base and the side edges with the hot glue gun to complete the storage boxes lid.