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International Caravan Royal Tahiti Outdoor Balau Wood Storage Trunk

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ITEM# 12208398
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    ITEM#: 12208398

    This item is made from Balau Hardwood which is rated similar in strength and durability to Teak Hardwood. Balau Hardwood is an excellent wood for use in Patio Furniture due to its high density and naturally oil rich composition both of which contribute to the longevity and durability of products made with this Hardwood.

    • Complete your backyard with a Royal Tahiti storage trunk
    • Trunk doubles as a side table while adding storage and style to your garden
    • Patio furniture is constructed of 100-percent solid yellow balau wood
    • Yellow balau wood is similar in strength and durability to teak wood
    • Like teak, yellow balau ages slowly and with an attractive patina color
    • Trunk lid is secured with strong chains on both sides
    • Wood is easily rejuvenated with application of teak oil or similar rejuvenating oil
    • Trunk measures 48 inches long x 20 inches deep x 20 inches tall


    Material Wood
    Bench Type Storage Benches
    Color Tan
    Product Features Backed
    Dimensions 48 inches long x 20 inches deep x 20 inches tall
    Model Number TT-CB-001
    Country of Origin Vietnam

    Customer Reviews

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    • Miami
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      Beautiful wooden storage box. Not teak, but well made and very nice for the price. On my second one after 5 years. (Didn't maintain the first one from the elements, make sure to oil or seal after the initial coating fades).

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    • Buyer
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      Perfect for storing my cushions and other outdoor items.

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    • Looks nice, goes together weasy
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      /overall a good value. Seems sturdy enough we'll see how the wood and finish stand the test of time.

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    • great storage box
      Verified Purchase

      I used this box as a linens-storage at the base of my bed. It is beautiful and sturdy; it holds many changes of sheets!

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    • Relatively easy to assemble
      Verified Purchase

      This box would have been a lot easier to build (assemble) if all of the hardware had been included. Each corner top and bottom requires a really long screw. Doing math the hard way (on my fingers) even I come up with an answer of 8. The manufacturer sent 7 and a useless short one that fits nowhere. I was able to find a screw in my junk box to finish the job, but I think it is worth noting that I am not using this for seating just patio storage. I wouldn't trust my fix for any kind of furniture to sit on.

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    • Most Helpful

    • Solid Trunk, Nice Color
      Verified Purchase

      We bought this trunk as storage for our son's outdoor toys in our backyard patio. The best things about this trunk is the richness of the color and the solid feel. It's a heavy trunk, but still easy enough to move around on the ground if needed. Storage depth is 13", which is a little bit smaller than I expected but still decent--great for storing balls, water toys, cushions, shoes, etc. It took about 30 minutes for me to put together, and like other customers have said, the screw holes on the back of the trunk (for the hinge) don't match up perfectly with the lid hinges, so I had to re-drill some of them. Not a big problem if you have a drill, but some would not be happy about this. There was a slight crush/dent on the back panel (not a major deal if it backs up against something). One of the hinges also got stuck against the side of the trunk, so I had to bend the hinge slightly towards the center so that it wouldn't get caught against the edge. Families with little kids might want to consider carefully since the lid is heavy. Overall, even with the minor construction flaws, I'm quite pleased with the trunk which also makes for a nice bench or even a drink cooler (if you have a separate tub to put inside for the drinks. I plan on getting a second one.

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    • good if you are handy...
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      nice looking trunk; not big enough for cushions but we got it to stow snorkling gear for guests and it is roomy enough....solid, nice weight, dry but ventilated well. priced way better than teak and should be very durable and weather-proof (with a good coat of penafin oil). on the down side---some wood slats were cracked and the holes were not alligned properly for assembly. the hardware is worthless from the screws to the hinges.....but with a good drill, wood glue, clamps, brass hardware, and a good sense of assembly you will have a decent trunk for the deck, just be prepared to do some work to make it work!

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    • Nice Chest
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      We ordered this piece to store patio cushions when not in use. It is perfect. We protected with some varnish so it will remain pretty and not fade in the weather. We had one minor problem, and that was with the small screws for the hinges. An electric driver will snap them off easily, so be careful. Otherwise very happy. Customer service was outstanding.

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    • Outdoor Balau Wood Storage Trunk
      Verified Purchase

      The chest is very nice and a good size for chair cushions and for a lounge pillow. However, as a deck box for storage I had expected it to be water/weatherproof. Unfortunately, it is not. After our first rain, we had water inside and it took awhile to dry the interior of the chest and the cushions. We now have to remember to cover it with a tarp each evening, which isn't what I had desired. Outside furniture should be weatherproof unless otherwise clearly stated. So, I am disappointed. But, it looks great for a covered area.

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    • the screws are still too weak
      Verified Purchase

      The box was fairly easy to put together and looks very classy. We encountered the same problems as most previous customers, in the sense of the screws fell apart while trying to screw them in.

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    Questions & Answers

    • Q:

      "Is this product come sealed with a water protectant?"

      • A:

        Hello saveapet1, this does not have a water protectant. Some customers use a varnish or finish to protect the product. Any modifications to the product will void any warranties or returns. Thanks for shopping with us!

    • Q:

      "What is the weight limit for seating on this bench?"

      • A:

        Hello saveapet1, Overstock does not weight test items. Have a great day.

    • Q:

      "What are the interior dimensions?"

      • A:

        Hello HomeBeast. The inside measurements are 46 x 18 x 18 inches. Please let us know if you have any further questions.

    • Q:

      "Why did you choose this product?"

      • A:

        Size and matches my outdoor dinning set

      • A:

        Durable outdoor storage box. Reliable company.

      • A:

        needed outdoor storage

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    • Q:

      "Is it finished on all 4 sides? I would like to use it as a Ckt Tbl. Thanks, Deb"

      • A:

        Hello Deb, yes, this is finished on all four sides. Thanks for shopping with us!

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        Can it be used as seating.? If so how many can sit on it?

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      "How much does it weigh?"

      • A:

        Hello, dave1967. Hope your day is going well. The shipping weight of this item is 69 pounds. Thank you for shopping with us and please feel free to contact us again with any further questions.

    • Q:

      "Does the lid have any safety catch so that it won't slam down unexpectedly?"

      • A:

        Hello jkschofield, other customers have reviewed that the lid is very heavy and slams down quickly. Thank you for shopping with us.

    • Q:

      "What is the width of this product?"

      • A:

        Thank you for your interest in the Royal Tahiti Outdoor Balau Wood Storage Trunk. This is 48 inches long.

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      "What are the inside dimensions?"

    • Q:

      "are these outside dimensions? My pillows are 48 inch by 24 inch Is the outside waterproof?"

      • A:

        The dimensions given are not outside dimensions. The outside is not waterproof.

      • A:

        If you fold the cushions, they will fit. Slats move on unit, so not completely waterproof. We applied marine varnish to make waterproof though.

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    • Q:

      "Does this product have any open slats/ holes, the reason I ask is I'm looking for a completely solid storage bench to use outside without fear of spiders or other insects crawling through."

      • A:

        No, this item has no open slats or holes.

      • A:

        It is virtually safe from invasion of spiders/insects and the like, top sits without seal and bottom slides into box after construction.

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      "Can this product be painted?"

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      "Is the interior waterproof ?"

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      "Does anyone who bought this storage truck use it as a bench to sit on? If so, at what weight?"

      • A:

        Customer who have reviewed this product state they have used it as seating, and trunk should hold up to 3 to 4 average size adults.

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