Scaffold Builder Job Description

Scaffold Builder Job Description

A scaffolding framework is usually made from a series of metal poles and wooden planks which act as working platforms.

NEVER drop scaffolding components from heights when dismantling scaffolding as it could present a serious danger to persons below.

When selecting scaffolding components, make sure that they have been constructed the requirements of the ASTM and ANSI.

Steel scaffolding is a must for all major construction projects because of its safety and contribution to higher efficiency.

Scaffolding bars are used to make the structure of scaffolding which is used for the construction and maintenance of buildings etc.

Hoop irons (or nail plates) are a protective metal plate fitted to the end of a scaffolding board.

Do not move DIY scaffolding systems when people are on the working platform as this is extremely dangerous to all concerned.

The trickiest part of any scaffolding job is the scaffolding design.

You should expect wooden scaffolding planks to have a shorter useable life than the scaffolding framework.

It is not unusual for scaffolding companies and contractors to offer a complete scaffolding hire service for its customers.

Scaffolding Articles

Scaffolding Training Offers Multiple Benefits

Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.

  • 18th June, 2012
Secondhand Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs With Secondhand Scaffolding

Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.

  • 3rd August, 2012
How to Erect Scaffolding

Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.

  • 21st June, 2012
Cheap Scaffolding
Questions to Ask When Looking for Cheap Scaffolding

What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.

  • 4th January, 2013
Scaffolding Erectors
Scaffolding Erectors and the Services They Provide

If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.

  • 13th December, 2013
Scaffolding Services
Scaffolding Services - What Can They Offer Me?

It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.

  • 14th December, 2013
Hiring Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs by Hiring Scaffolding

Scaffolding is a vital requirement for any construction project. Unfortunately, scaffolding is not cheap! Find out more about the the ins and outs of hiring your own scaffolding, which of course, is the less costly option.

  • 16th April, 2013
Scaffolding Inspection
What is Covered by a Scaffolding Inspection?

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
Scaffolding Health and Safety

Follow these guidelines to help make your workplace is an accident free zone.

  • 23rd June, 2012
Scaffolding Regulations
Scaffolding Regulations

Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.

  • 26th October, 2012