Expandable Scaffold Plank
Place sole boards underneath the scaffolding framework if you're erecting scaffolding on soft or unstable ground. You could use regular scaffolding boards, however, they tend to a bit too long.
Be careful not to mix any scaffolding components that are not designed to be compatible.
When estimating your budget on scaffolding, make sure not to put price before safety.
Never use unstable objects such as bricks or boxes to support DIY scaffolding.
To prevent workers from slipping it's essential for a scaffolding plank to have a non slip surface.
Independent scaffolding is a supported scaffold consisting of a platform(s) resting on cross beams (bearers) supported by ledgers and a double row of uprights independent of support.
A few Internet sites that both sell and rent scaffolding have estimator tools. These tools enable you to design the scaffolding for your particular needs and project and then tell you what would be needed for your design.
Always read carefully and follow all instructions regarding scaffolding erection, usage and dismantling.
When selecting scaffolding components, make sure that they have been constructed the requirements of the ASTM and ANSI.
It is essential that all base plates and screw jacks (that come with base plates) must be secured firmly to the base of the scaffolding.
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
- 14th December, 2013
Before scaffolding can be used an inspection must be carried out by a qualified inspector. So what exactly is covered during an inspection?
- 10th October, 2013
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
- 13th December, 2013
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
- 3rd August, 2012
Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.
- 26th December, 2013
It's worth taking the time to choose a good scaffolding supplier thus ensuring you get high quality product at the best possible price.
- 16th December, 2013
If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.
- 13th December, 2013
A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.
- 20th June, 2012
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013