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Patton Scaffolding

Scaffolding companies are beginning to use light prefabricated equipment to make a job less labour intensive.

ALWAYS WARE A HARD HAT whenever you're erecting, dismantling or moving scaffolding.

When working on high rise buildings you can economize on the scaffolding cost by the repeated use of scaffolding.

There are a number of types of scaffolding, these include: Light duty scaffolding, H-frame scaffolding and multipurpose scaffolding.

Make sure that the gap between scaffolding planks is no more than one inch.

Be aware of all the health and safety regulations associated with construction scaffolding.

To erect scaffolding on or over a public highway, you'll need to be issued with a license from your local Highway Authority.

Scaffolding contractors can contract scaffold services and arrange scaffolding equipment hire on your behalf.

Falling object and unsure ground are amongst the main cause of accidents when erecting and using DIY scaffolding.

Demand for scaffolding training at present is very high. It's even beginning to exceed supply with CITB-Construction Skills.

Scaffolding Articles

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
Jobs in Scaffolding

What to keep in mind when looking for a job in scaffolding.

  • 23rd June, 2012
Buying Scaffolding

A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.

  • 20th June, 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 Suppliers
Buying From Scaffolding Suppliers

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
Scaffolding Boards
A Guide to Scaffolding Boards

A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.

  • 17th August, 2012
Aluminum Scaffolding
How Aluminum Scaffolding is Used in Construction

Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.

  • 18th September, 2012
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