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Start by measuring the area where the storage unit will be placed.
Once you have the dimensions, sketch the design of the storage unit on paper.
Make the frame by using 2x10s and cutting each board to the chosen specs.
When assembling the frame, use a forstner bit and 3" deck screws to assemble. It's also a good idea to use some carpenter's glue.
Build vertical rows for the separation pieces (Image 1). Add horizontal shelves to create cubbies (Image 2).
After assembling the frames, shelves and cubbies, sand down and finish with stain or paint.