Build Your Own Scaffolding
There are three standard sizes of scaffolding boards, they are 63mm, 50mm, and 38mm.
The purpose of using scaffolding tubes is to create a safe working platform.
When finding a scaffolding company you will to decide exactly what you want from them in terms of service, safety and peace of mind.
You can cover the ends of scaffolding tubes high density polyethylene covers which just snap on. This creates a safer working environment.
Rather than dismantlement and storing some scaffolding companies will leave their scaffolding in situ until it's ready to move to the next job.
Scaffolding is designed to allow easy access to places that are not accessible by the use ladders.
Ensure any independents scaffolding is designed to carry the load from stored materials and equipment.
Hoop irons (or nail plates) are a protective metal plate fitted to the end of a scaffolding board.
All independent scaffolding requires bracing to help prevent them from collapsing.
Finding scaffolding companies that you can trust is very important when buying or hiring scaffolding, to ensure that you are getting a good quality product.
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 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
Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.
- 18th June, 2012
What to keep in mind when looking for a job in scaffolding.
- 23rd June, 2012
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
- 3rd August, 2012
In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.
- 11th January, 2013
Follow these guidelines to help make your workplace is an accident free zone.
- 23rd June, 2012
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.
- 26th December, 2013
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
- 14th December, 2013