Setting Up Scaffolding
In general you can use steel scaffolding and mild steel scaffolding up to ten stories. Any higher workers must take extra supportive measures.
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.
Always make sure system scaffolding is designed and erected within the guidelines of the manufactures handbook.
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.
To erect scaffolding, a scaffolding company must first apply for an appropriate permit.
Scaffolding rental is a service which is made use of by many companies which call for safe and dependable scaffolding equipment.
Soleplates are used at the base of the upright scaffolding poles to help distribute weight and minimize damage to the surface.
It's also essential that anyone who will work on a scaffold over 12 feet take prior training and hold a competency certificate.
To make sure a construction site is safe and accident free; always employ qualified people to erect scaffolding.
DIY scaffolding can be a cost effective alternative to using scaffolding professionals when all the correct procedures are followed.
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.
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- 10th October, 2013
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- 13th December, 2013
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- 23rd June, 2012
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- 3rd August, 2012
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- 13th December, 2013
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- 21st June, 2012
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- 16th December, 2013
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- 18th June, 2012
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- 18th September, 2012