Scaffolding Wiveliscombe

Wiveliscombe Scaffolders and Scaffold Hire Services

Scaffolding Wiveliscombe Somerset: When major works are being done on your home or business such as replacing the roof, putting in new windows, repointing the brickwork or rebuilding your chimney stack, you're probably going to need to get some scaffolding erected to make it less dangerous for the workforce and your family, and so the work will be simpler to accomplish. If this is in fact the scenario, then you'll need to track down a recognized Wiveliscombe scaffolder, to give you an estimate and have that required scaffolding erected properly and safely. This isn't a task for cowboys, so never go cheap on the costs and make sure you employ an established and recognised scaffolder, recommended by local people.

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What is Scaffolding?: A system for providing tradespeople with a stable but temporary platform for undertaking their work on homes and other buildings, scaffolding is typically made up of steel tubing and fittings that are bolted together and boarded with wood planks (scaffold boards). Sheltering the occupiers and the general public from hazards like falling dust and debris is also a significant aim of scaffolding, helping to make the encircling environment less dangerous. To determine if a scaffold is needed for any particular job, a risk assessment must be carried out.

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The assortment of parts that are assembled to form a scaffold include: right angle clamps, swivel clamps, midrails, spade ends, sills, guard rails, couplers, base plates, board clamps, scaffold boards, sole boards, ladders, putlogs, standards, limpet clamps, facade braces, ladder clamps, diagonal braces, toeboards and ledgers.

There are various different styles of scaffolding, each one serving its own individual function, amongst the many kinds are tube and fitting scaffolds, patented scaffolding, shoring scaffolds, cantilever scaffolding, trestle scaffolding, double scaffolds (masons scaffolding), confined space scaffolds, rolling scaffolds, tower scaffolds, suspended scaffolds and single scaffolds. The type that you'd most likely use on your house in Wiveliscombe, is the single (also often known as bricklayer's) scaffold. On the other hand, if it is a business premises or building that's being worked on, any of the above mentioned types may be needed.

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Getting a scaffolding company that is reputable and who's been recommended by your local authority is invariably the best course of action to take whenever you need scaffolding done. Some safety inspections will have to be done on the scaffolding, and these have to be done before its used, routinely every 7 days, after bad weather and after alterations or modifications. If it encroaches onto the a public highway or pavement, you'll need to get authorization from the local council. Such local authority permits are essential for various deployment tasks including scaffolding, pedestrian barriers, access towers, staging, hoardings and also waste skips or builders plant. If your scaffolding is going to go the public highway it will additionally need safety lighting, which should be provided by your Wiveliscombe scaffolders. The European Standard, BS EN 12811-1 is the legislation that scaffolding in Great Britain has to observe.

You may already be aware of one or two local contractors who do scaffolding. Scaffolders are notorious for putting up huge, eye-catching advertisement hoardings, placed prominently on their scaffolds, which is of course a great marketing concept which gets their company name well known around the Wiveliscombe, Somerset area. Having such local businesses on your short list will provide you with a few alternatives. You could also post a quote form to, who will get in touch with several local Wiveliscombe scaffolders for you, thus helping you save a good deal of precious time and hard work. Making a final choice of scaffolder ought to be quite easy as soon as you've got this shortlist of possibles.

Scaffold Tower Hire Wiveliscombe, Somerset

Scaffold Tower Hire Wiveliscombe - You will have a lot more scope if your construction project is a small one that only calls for the hire of a tower scaffold. You should be able to hire a scaffold tower from tool hire companies, builders merchants and in some cases scaffolding companies may be willing to hire you one. HSS, Jewson, Travis and Perkins, Hire Station or other nearby tool hire businesses are likely spots to try.

Tower scaffolds are in the main made out of lightweight aluminium to make them easily transported and moved on site. Various different styles and sizes are generally available. For nearly any form of task you'll be able to pick from microfold towers, folding low level platforms, guard rail scaffold towers, single person towers, double width scaffold towers, single width scaffold towers, span access platforms, non-conductive (fibreglass) towers, podium steps, stairway access towers, folding indoor towers, tower bridging decks, cantilever scaffold towers and additional custom scaffolding towers or work assisting towers. Investing in a DIY style tower scaffold may even work out more cost-effective for you, if you have loads of work scheduled on your home. They are comparatively priced and effortless to erect.

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Places near Wiveliscombe where you will also be able to access scaffolding services: Huish Champflower, Bathealton, Fitzhead, Milverton, Petton, Bindon, Croford, Chipstable, Coombe End, Langley Marsh, Langley, Maundown, Chipley, Raddington, Waterrow, Nunnington Park, Clatworthy, Poleshill.

Tube & Fitting Scaffolding Wiveliscombe

What's known as "tube & fitting" scaffolding is the most widely used form of scaffolding in Wiveliscombe. Different lengths of aluminium tubing (or often galvanised steel) are fixed together in a strong framework with the help of unique couplers, clamps and clips. By evaluating the precise requirements of each building site in Wiveliscombe, tube & fitting scaffolds can be assembled in various configurations and designs, making it a highly flexible choice. With the addition of things such as brick guards, debris netting, catch fans and toe boards, tube and fitting scaffolds can easily be made to abide by the required Work at Height Regulations.

Scaffold Boards Wiveliscombe

Easily obtainable from builders merchants, scaffold boards are regularly seen on building sites and construction projects around Wiveliscombe. Not only that, but you will sometimes also notice old scaffold boards being used for various functions in the gardens and homes of Wiveliscombe, Somerset. Often used for bridging muddy patches, between ladders for decorating, for use in the garden, and a hundred other potential uses, scaffold boards are usually seen as durable and strong. Having said that, we're definitely not recommending such uses here!

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Providing a secure platform for workers on scaffolding, is however, the appropriate and intended use of scaffold boards in Wiveliscombe. Positioned lengthwise along scaffold lifts, these boards should be given support at evenly spaced intervals that will be determined by various factors, but especially by the quality and grade of the scaffold boards that are being employed.

Scaffold boards in the United Kingdom are typically 38mm thick, 225mm wide, and come in lengths ranging from 1.5m (5 feet) to 3.9m (13 feet). The timber scaffold boards are easily recognised because they've got a metal band at each end, to reinforce the exposed end grain of the board and help prevent them from splitting. There are different types of scaffold boards and they are not all made from timber.

The Different Grades and Types of Scaffold Boards

Grade "A" Scaffold Boards - For many decades scaffolders throughout the United Kingdom have used grade "A" scaffold boards and widely regarded them as the default board for everyday use. However, while the name suggests otherwise, they're not the highest quality scaffold boards, and in reality don't come up to British Standards requirements. They should not be the preferred choice on a building project, and they have been known to break.

BSI Standard Scaffold Boards - Adhering to British Standards requirements (BS 2482:2009), this sort of scaffold board is the recommended quality and grade for use on construction sites in Wiveliscombe. The metal end band will be stamped with all of the relevant details for identification including whether they've been visually or machine graded (V or M), and the British Standards mark. To fully satisfy the recommendations these boards must be supported at least every 1.2 metres (3.9 feet).

Plastic Scaffold Boards - Wiveliscombe scaffolding contractors who have a preference for boards which are more resistant to rot and water, have a longer service life and are anti-slip, can choose plastic scaffold boards.

Galvanised Steel Scaffold Boards - Durable and extremely strong, metal scaffold boards are fire retardant and comply with British Standards specifications (BS EN 12811).

Flame Retardant Scaffold Boards - If there is a requirement for timber scaffold boards that are flame retardant up to Class C of the British Standards BS EN 13501-1, these can be purchased.

The Different Types of Scaffolding

  • Suspended Scaffolding
  • Single Scaffolding
  • Double Scaffolding (Masons Scaffolding)
  • Tube and Fitting Scaffolds
  • Shoring Scaffolds
  • Confined Space Scaffolds
  • Tower Scaffolds
  • Trestle Scaffolding
  • Cantilever Scaffolds
  • Patented Scaffolding
  • Rolling Scaffolds

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All throughout Somerset you will be able to find scaffolders who'll offer various services for your scaffolding requirements. If you can't find the perfect scaffolder in Wiveliscombe itself then you shouldn't have any trouble finding one nearby.

More Scaffolding Information

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Somerset Scaffolding Enquiries

Latest Somerset scaffolding job posts: Elias and Aaliyah Fowler needed a quotation for tin hat scaffolding on their terraced house in Hutton. Ronnie Unsworth wanted a price quote for hiring a moveable scaffold platform to use on his detached house near Locking. Maddison George needed a quotation for scaffolding on two sides of house to remove chimney stack on her detached home in Pawlett. Aiden and Paris Hurst asked for a quote for loft conversion scaffolding on their semi-detached property in Queen Camel. Atticus Crook asked for a price quote for front and rear scaffolding up to eaves on his semi-detached home in Creech St Michael. Calvin and Elouise Searle asked for a quote for light scaffolding with 2 platforms for fitting windows on their semi-detached house in Midsomer Norton. Charlotte Reyes needed a price quote for scaffolding at front of property, for window replacement on her cottage in Pitminster. Daniela Hinton wanted a price quote for 2 scaffolding towers to enable work on her detached property near Shepton Mallet.

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Also find: Fitzhead scaffolding, Bathealton scaffolding, Raddington scaffolding, Chipley scaffolding, Waterrow scaffolding, Langley Marsh scaffolding, Maundown scaffolding, Chipstable scaffolding, Bindon scaffolding, Nunnington Park scaffolding, Croford scaffolding, Poleshill scaffolding, Huish Champflower scaffolding, Clatworthy scaffolding, Milverton scaffolding, Petton scaffolding, Coombe End scaffolding, Langley scaffolders and more. All of these places are catered for by companies who do scaffolding. Wiveliscombe business and home owners can get quotations by clicking here.

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Scaffolding Around Wiveliscombe: Scaffolding has recently been quoted for the following Wiveliscombe streets: West Road, Style Road, West Street, Plain Pond, Spring Gardens, Silver Street, Ridge Hill, Bishops Green, South Street, Bollams Mead, Station Road, Combe Lane, Richard Beadon Close, Russell's, The Square, Sandys Moor, Billy Lane, Pyncombe Lane, High Street, Tuckers Meadow, Northgate, Tipnoller Hill, Newgate Lane, Blackwater Lane, and in these postcodes: TA4 2BW, TA4 2LJ, TA4 2NZ, TA4 2UE, TA4 2NE, TA4 2UG, TA4 2DZ, TA4 2TB, TA4 2PA, TA4 2NA. Work was performed in these areas by experts in scaffolding. Wiveliscombe home and business owners were given dependable and professional scaffolding services.

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(This scaffolding Wiveliscombe content was checked and updated on 11-06-2022)