Try putting an add in the wanted notices in you local hardware stores if you want to buy used scaffolding.
Scaffolding costs can be greatly reduced if you 'do it yourself' - however, be warned that if anyone other than yourself uses the scaffolding you will have to ensure that all the current scaffolding regulations, especially with regard to safety, are adhered to - otherwise your scaffolding costs could be more than just financial.
A fall protection and scaffolding training course will enable you to understand the requirements and responsibilities required by OSHA.
Any stresses that are caused by the use of scaffolding planks must be properly distributed from the scaffolding plank to the framework.
Be sure that when you research a scaffold company you keep in mind your own needs for scaffolding - make sure the scaffold company will be able to be flexible enough to accommodate what YOU want from them.
There are many risks inherent to renting scaffolding. Scaffolding can collapse, resulting in third-party injuries or even deaths. More likely, stands a decent chance of being vandalized or stolen at a construction site.
When finding scaffolding companies, you will to decide exactly what you want from them in terms of service, safety.
Scaffolding tube is produced to BS1139 and supplied either galvanised or varnished.
Whether you erect scaffolding, or run a business that rents scaffolding, make sure you purchase the insurance programs and coverages that will suit the needs and risks of your business.
Never cut corners when erecting DIY scaffolding by leaving out cross braces or out riggers which give stability to the structure.
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.
- 11th January, 2013
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.
- 20th June, 2012
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
- 4th January, 2013
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
- 13th December, 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
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 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
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
- 3rd August, 2012