It's advisable to flip any scaffolding planks closest to the building wall onto their sides. This will prevent any rain from splashing onto the mortar during the course of a rain storm.
Not only is it important to purchase or rent the correct type of scaffolding to insure that the job is done correctly, but also to maintain the safety of the construction workers employed on the job.
The purpose of using scaffolding bars is to create a safe working platform fro the workforce to build from.
Make sure your construction team is doing its part to incorporate scaffolding safety into its daily work regimen.
The putlog scaffold has standards or uprights along its outer edges, but its inner side is supported by the structure or building itself. Putlogs have flattened ends that are placed between courses of brickwork in the building or edifice to add support.
Scaffolding costs could rocket if you are hiring scaffolding and your project becomes delayed.
Any company found to be in violation of scaffolding regulations is likely to be issued with a fine by OSHA.
A system scaffolding construction can incorporate varying distances between legs for maximum flexibility.
Scaffolding bars are used to make the structure of scaffolding which is used for the construction and maintenance of buildings etc.
Scaffolding tubes make up the structure of scaffolding used for the construction and maintenance of buildings etc.
Rolling scaffolding is a highly versatile mobile working platform popular with tradesman and DIY enthusiasts alike.
- 26th December, 2013
Not only are scaffolding regulations important to follow they are also a legal requirement.
- 26th October, 2012
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
A general guide to the use of scaffold boards including maintenance and safety tips.
- 17th August, 2012
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
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
A look at what factors to consider when buying scaffolding.
- 20th June, 2012
Make sure your scaffolding is erected correctly to ensure you finish the job efficiently and safely.
- 21st June, 2012
Aluminum is strong, durable and lightweight making it an ideal material for scaffolding.
- 18th September, 2012
What to keep in mind when looking for a job in scaffolding.
- 23rd June, 2012