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To Use Scaffolding or Not?: What You Need to Know

From the domestic to the commercial, if you’re having building work done on a roof or tall building then the first question is how to carry it out as safely and efficiently as possible. Some cases come down to a matter of opinion, but individuals need to be aware of the law and when scaffolding…

Staying Safe with Scaffolding this Winter

The weather may be a lot cooler and the nights drawing in earlier, but that doesn’t mean building work halts just because winter is approaching. Projects still need to be completed in all weathers, but the winter cold, ice and rain presents its own set of challenges. Of course, during any building project you want…

Safe Scaffolding Is All About Design

Scaffolding, like everything else, has undergone tremendous development in the past few years and for maximum stability and strength, scaffolding needs to be of the right design. Large civil engineering projects and developments demand a customised scaffolding solution and at DH Scaffold Services, we are a scaffold company that specialises in bespoke scaffolding services that…

Key Considerations When Choosing a Scaffolding Company

If you are doing any sort of renovation work or new project builds which require scaffolding, it is important to pick a company who satisfies your needs. There are numerous scaffolders who offer both domestic and commercial services, but like in any industry, you’ll find some provide a higher quality of service than others. Here…

Bespoke Scaffolding Solutions from Design to Completion

Every single building project has scaffolding requirements and large construction developments demand complex designs that provide a safe working platform. Gone are the days when a lorry arrives and the scaffolders simply start assembling the scaffolding, and by using state of the art scaffolding design software, we can create 3D models of the scaffold design.…

Why Is Scaffolding Necessary for a Construction Project?

We’ve been experts in our field since 2011. We are a specialist design consultancy for domestic and commercial scaffolding, so we’re used to it when we hear the question, “what is scaffolding for?”. To clarify things, we thought we’d put together this brief article to explain the uses and necessity of scaffolding in the construction…

Steps to Implement Before you Erect Scaffolds

Every day thousands of individuals entrust their lives and their loved ones lives to scaffolding. Safety issues on the job, faulty equipment and the likes can have a detrimental effect on the efficiency and enthusiasm of your employees. In the worst case scenario, an accident could mean the loss of life or the possibility of…

Choosing The Right Scaffolding

Scaffolding is needed for a wide range of construction projects both domestic and commercial. So, when buying scaffolding equipment, it’s important to shop for the right piece of kit for the job and not just what will fit in your budget. Buying access equipment that is considerably cheaper than other scaffolding firms on the market…

A Brief Guide to Scaffolding in the Construction Industry

When completing any construction project, scaffolding is a crucial part of the process. There are two main purposes of scaffolding: predominantly it is there for the safety of the workers on the site, and secondly, it also provides necessary access to certain areas of the building site that would otherwise be too difficult or even…