Vertical scaffolding tubes must be supported on proprietary base plates to ensure the safety of the scaffolding.
Liability insurance is an essential part of a scaffold company's insurance coverage. This type of insurance protects your company in the event that a third party on or near your jobsite is injured or killed because of your scaffolding.
Mobile scaffolding is great for ease of maintenance and light assembly.
Make sure all planks and walk boards are at least 36 inches below the highest point of any portable scaffolding.
Be aware when working on scaffolding systems. You will always at risk from falls and falling objects that could cause very serious of even fatal injuries.
Make sure that all scaffolding bars, tools, and materials are at least 10 feet away from energized power lines and that the power lines are also protected.
Due to lack of storage space smaller scaffolding companies will often leave their scaffolding up until it can be moved to the next job.
DIY scaffolding systems are generally quite easy and straightforward to erect when the instructions are properly followed.
When working on high rise buildings you can economize on the scaffolding cost by the repeated use of scaffolding.
On any major project, scaffolding costs will be a primary expense and you will need to consider whether your scaffolding costs might be reduced if you hire in.
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013
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
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
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
What to keep in mind when looking for a job in scaffolding.
- 23rd June, 2012
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
If your unsure about putting up scaffolding correctly and safely you may consider using the services of a scaffolding erector.
- 13th December, 2013
It's always a good idea to find out what services you can expect from scaffolding companies before hiring.
- 14th December, 2013
Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.
- 26th December, 2013
Find out how you can benefit from taking a scaffolding course.
- 20th June, 2012