By storing your scaffolding components close to your work area will help reduce distances over which loads have to be manually moved.
Scaffolding bars can be used horizontally, vertically and diagonally using a variety of clamps including swivel clams, right angle clams and straight connectors.
When finding a scaffolding company you will to decide exactly what you want from them in terms of service, safety and peace of mind.
Scaffolding tubes are now usually constructed of galvanised steel but historically have been made of wooded staves and bamboo.
By the use of mobile scaffolding a reduced physical stress and larger working area can be gained.
Do not buy scaffolding with mixed parts from different manufacturers.
Don't allow anyone to work on scaffolds during storms or in high winds, and don't allow anyone to move a scaffold while workers are on it unless it's been designed for that purpose.
Repeated reports of scaffolding accidents state that. 'Scaffolding that was improperly constructed, and negligently maintained.'
DIY scaffolding can be a cost effective alternative to using scaffolding professionals when all the correct procedures are followed.
System scaffolding is also used in the Civil Engineering sector as support framework for concrete pouring and slab fixing.
Whether your a builder, tradesman or DIY enthusiast scaffolding towers provide a safe platform to work at height.
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