NEVER use scaffolding components that are damaged.
Buying your own scaffolding can prove to be cheaper and save you thousands.
Scaffolding tubes make up the structure of scaffolding used for the construction and maintenance of buildings etc.
As the availability of jobs in scaffolding can vary, always put some cash aside to pay your tax and see you through tough times.
A suspended or swingstage scaffold has a platform that can be raised or lowered. An example of a suspended scaffold are those commonly used as a means to wash the outer windows on highrises.
By leaving a section of scaffolding platform open you will create a gap to rise and lower scaffolding components between levels.
Hoop irons (or nail plates) are a protective metal plate fitted to the end of a scaffolding board.
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.
Common causes of scaffolding accidents include; insecure bracing, faulty equipment, forgotten safety components, faulty planking and shoddy construction materials.
DIY scaffolding can be a cost effective alternative to using scaffolding professionals when all the correct procedures are followed.
What to ask to ensure you get the best quality scaffolding product at the cheapest possible price.
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- 23rd June, 2012
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- 21st June, 2012
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- 16th December, 2013
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- 10th October, 2013
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