One of the most overlooked scaffolding components is scaffolding tube.
Be careful not to mix any scaffolding components that are not designed to be compatible.
Independent scaffolds should also be secured or tied to the structure under repair or construction at various intervals to lend support to its overall stability.
Any qualified scaffolder should be able to find employment with building contractors or scaffolding firms.
When you first look at a scaffolding structure it can seem that it's supporting the building. It's only when you take a closer look you'll find it doesn't.
When installing scaffolding, place vertical ties at the ends of the scaffolding. These ties should only be removed when the scaffolding is dismantled.
Always read carefully and follow all instructions regarding scaffolding erection, usage and dismantling.
Where scaffolding towers are concerned workers must be capable in the building and use of such towers.
Always consider carefully if it will be more economical to buy scaffolding rather than rent it.
Make sure that when you buy scaffolding that has been used that all the pieces are from the same manufacture.
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