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Prevent a Crawl Space Door from Warping

You could improve the existing door by making a few inexpensive changes. Add 1"x2" wood door stops around the frame in the place where the door will close to when it is flush on the outside ...
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Why are boards like 2x4's orientated longer-side vertical when used as braces for free-standing shelves?

"Why are 2x4 braces so often oriented with their longer-edge vertical, and is it necessary?" The stiffness is proportional to product of the width and square of the height, wh^2. so by ...
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