Setting Up Scaffolding

Setting Up Scaffolding

The main purpose of scaffolding structure is to provide a safe working place for workers who are involved in working in high rise structures.

It is always advisable to assign a qualified employee oversee scaffolding erection and dismantling.

Any safety feature that can be applied to a scaffolding plank will add to its value.

Remember to be careful whenever you're erecting scaffolding on soft, frozen or suspect ground.

System scaffolding is also used in the Civil Engineering sector as support framework for concrete pouring and slab fixing.

You need to always be dealing with scaffolding companies which provide good, safe products which will allow you to trust those products for years to come.

Scaffolding tube is produced to BS1139 and supplied either galvanised or varnished.

The purpose of scaffolding is to provide a platform to enable builders to work on very high structures.

Always consider carefully if it will be more economical to buy scaffolding rather than rent it.

By storing your scaffolding components close to your work area will help reduce distances over which loads have to be manually moved.

Scaffolding Articles

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
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 Boards
A Guide to Scaffolding Boards

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

  • 17th August, 2012
Scaffolding For Sale
Scaffolding for Sale - Purchasing Advice

In this article we look at a number of considerations you'll need to take onboard before purchasing scaffolding.

  • 11th January, 2013
Scaffolding Towers
A Guide to Scaffolding Towers

Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.

  • 13th December, 2013
Buying Scaffolding

A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.

  • 20th June, 2012
Scaffolding Training Offers Multiple Benefits

Discover how scaffolding training can be a plus for employees and employers who work with scaffolding.

  • 18th June, 2012
Hiring Scaffolding
Cutting the Costs by Hiring Scaffolding

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
Construction Scaffolding

The lowdown on how scaffolding is used in the construction industry.

  • 20th June, 2012
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