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Old 07-29-2010, 04:46 AM   #1
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Wood Shed Racked


What are typical causes for a shed that racks and what are the noticeable supporting elements of proof?

Shed is on a stone pad and not yet 3 years old. One door appeared to be warping (RHS). When we put a framing square on rhs door opening corner we detected that the opening was out of square by 3/8".


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Old 07-29-2010, 05:52 AM   #2
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If the perimeter support is not below the frost line, it will not be stable, and whatever sits on it will also move. That is where i would look for the solution to the problem.

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Someone put the shed on an inadequate base. The proof is that it's racking.
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