By storing your scaffolding components close to your work area will help reduce distances over which loads have to be manually moved.
Bear in mind, as the size of a construction project increases, so does the cost of scaffolding.
You can cover the ends of scaffolding tubes high density polyethylene covers which just snap on. This creates a safer working environment.
You must ensure that the scaffolding is secured to building when the height of the scaffolding exceeds four times the minimum base width.
Demand for scaffolding training at present is very high. It's even beginning to exceed supply with CITB-Construction Skills.
System scaffolding is also used in the Civil Engineering sector as support framework for concrete pouring and slab fixing.
Vertical scaffolding tubes must be supported on proprietary base plates to ensure the safety of the scaffolding.
Do not move portable scaffolding until all persons working on the scaffolding are safely on the ground.
You may wish to buy new scaffolding boards when you buy scaffolding that has been used.
In some Asian countries, scaffolding tubes made of bamboo have been used, and are still used to construct high rise buildings.
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
- 13th December, 2013
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- 14th December, 2013
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- 10th October, 2013
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- 16th December, 2013
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- 3rd August, 2012
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- 23rd June, 2012
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- 16th April, 2013
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- 18th September, 2012
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- 20th June, 2012
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- 23rd June, 2012