In some Asian countries, historically, scaffolding bars made of bamboo have been used to construct high rise buildings, and are still used even today.
Do not take up boards, move handrails or remove ties from independent scaffolding to gain access for work.
DIY scaffolding can be a cost effective alternative to using scaffolding professionals when all the correct procedures are followed.
Buy using a clamp connector you can join two scaffolding components together quickly and safely.
There are three standard sizes of scaffolding boards, they are 63mm, 50mm, and 38mm.
Your system scaffolding supplier has a legal responsibility to provide you with a tie configuration and erection guide.
You may wish to buy new scaffolding boards when you buy scaffolding that has been used.
Whether you are a scaffolding rental company or you're a laborer responsible for renting scaffolding for job sites, it's imperative that you purchase comprehensive insurance packages.
It's important to not allow excessive debris and equipment to accumulate on or around scaffolds.
Bear in mind, as the size of a construction project increases, so does the cost of scaffolding.
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
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