Window Washer Scaffold
It's essential that all upright scaffolding poles are positioned no more than six feet apart.
Make sure that you know how to erect scaffolding safely before you undertake any building or maintenance works that require the use of scaffolding.
Always ensure that DIY scaffold is properly secured, with outriggers as necessary, before use.
Any stresses that are caused by the use of scaffolding planks must be properly distributed from the scaffolding plank to the framework.
Before portable scaffolding is used, all the wheels will need to be locked and rigid which will keep the portable scaffolding stable for climbing.
Be aware that uncovered ends of a scaffolding tube can pose many potential dangers.
You should expect wooden scaffolding planks to have a shorter useable life than the scaffolding framework.
On surfaces such a hard concrete it's possible to use scaffolding without base plates. However, it is recommended to always use base plates.
Low prices from a scaffold companies may well mean that you will not get the service or safety that you require. However, this isn't always the case, but make sure that you research your scaffold companies carefully.
Scaffolding costs can be greatly reduced if you 'do it yourself' - however, be warned that if anyone other than yourself uses the scaffolding you will have to ensure that all the current scaffolding regulations, especially with regard to safety, are adhered to - otherwise your scaffolding costs could be more than just financial.
Find out why using secondhand scaffolding can help make savings on your construction project.
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- 21st June, 2012
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- 23rd June, 2012
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- 4th January, 2013
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- 13th December, 2013