Scaffolding Oban Argyll and Bute

Scaffolding Oban Argyll and Bute: If you've got some significant building work being done on your home or office in Oban, for example upgrading your windows, repointing the brickwork, having a chimney stack rebuilt or repairing your roof, there's a pretty good chance you're going to need to have some scaffolding erected, to help with making the site safe for both you and the tradesmen carrying out the project. If this is in fact your situation, then you will want to get in touch with a professional Oban scaffolder, to supply you with a quote and have the necessary scaffolding put up safely.

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Scaffolding - An Outline: Often constructed with steel tubes and fittings, a scaffold is basically a temporary elevated framework that's erected to provide a safe and sturdy working surface for workmen carrying out their trade on buildings and homes in Oban. The use of scaffolding also has the benefit of making buildings safe for the occupants and passers by, protecting them from falling objects and debris due to the works being done.

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A scaffold is constructed from various different sections that will likely include: guard rails, couplers, right angle clamps, midrails, swivel clamps, spade ends, sills, putlogs, limpet clamps, sole boards, base plates, board clamps, diagonal braces, facade braces, ladder clamps, standards, scaffold boards, ladders, ledgers and toeboards.

There are several different kinds of scaffolding, every one having its own distinct purpose, amongst the different kinds are suspended scaffolding, trestle scaffolding, confined space scaffolds, single scaffolding, scaffold towers, patented scaffolding, shoring scaffolds, cantilever scaffolds, rolling scaffolds, tube and fitting scaffolding and double scaffolding. The sort you would most likely have on your property in Oban, is the single (usually known as bricklayer's) scaffold.

When you need to get scaffolding in Oban, you have to track down an expert scaffolding contractor, who's endorsed by your local council. If your scaffolding is likely to encroach onto a pavement or road you'll need a permit from your local local authority or council and will need to make sure it's safe before using it, thoroughly re-check it once every 7 days, and safety test it after alterations, damage or windy weather. Such a scaffolding licence is going to be necessary when you're erecting pedestrian barriers, scaffolding, staging, access towers, hoarding and also if you're siting a waste skip or contractors plant. If the scaffolding has to go on a highway it will also need safety lighting, which should be supplied by your Oban scaffolders. Scaffolding in the United Kingdom should observe the European Standard, BS EN 12811-1, which describes general performance specifications and techniques for the general and structural design of working and access scaffolds.

When you are in search of scaffolders in Oban, you'll probably have knowledge of two or three companies in the locality. Scaffolders are notorious for displaying huge, striking promotional boards, positioned prominently upon their scaffolds, which is a great marketing concept which gets their brand recognized around the Oban, Argyll and Bute locale. Knowing of these local firms will provide you with some choices to select from. You could also send in a quote form to, who will kindly contact a few local Oban scaffolders for you, free of charge, therefore saving you a fair amount of precious time and effort. You should then have enough possible scaffolders to come to an informed choice for your forthcoming project.

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Scaffold Tower Hire Oban - If the project is a fairly small one, and it will only be neccessary to hire yourself a scaffold tower in Oban, your possible choices will be somewhat broader. Certain Oban scaffolding contractors, will gladly hire you a scaffold tower, if you need one, but there are also other suppliers which you could try, for instance some tool and plant hire companies in Oban may hire out scaffold towers in addition to building merchants and similar outlets in and close to Oban. You should try asking at Travis and Perkins, Hire Station, Jewson, HSS or other more localized tool hire firms, should there be any near you.

Tower scaffolds are for the most part fabricated from aluminium so they are lightweight and very easy to transport and shift on site. They're commonly available in various designs and sizes. Amongst the more prevalent types are guard rail towers, span access platforms, cantilever towers, podium steps, double width alloy towers, single person towers, microfold towers, tower bridge decks, folding low level platforms, stairway access towers, folding indoor towers, non-conductive (fibreglass) towers, single width alloy towers and additional custom scaffold towers.

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