Your Scaffolding Guide
Scaffolding is a complex industry. It is supported by the numerous components used to erect the temporary structures that support workers and materials in construction, maintenance, and repair. Projects requiring scaffolding include buildings and bridges, oil rigs, power plants, event staging, and countless others.
Whether you’re new to scaffolding and want to learn the basics or an industry veteran who just enjoys reading about it, this handy guide is for you. We’ve brought together information on all the various scaffolding types and parts in one place for your reference. Check it out!
Seven Fundamental Parts of a Scaffold
What exactly makes up a scaffold? These are the seven major parts involved in scaffolding that you should know about.
The Four Types of Scaffolding Materials
There are four types of materials used to make scaffolding, and each type has advantages for different purposes. Find out the benefits of each.
Twelve Common Types of Scaffolding in Construction
Throughout the industry, there’s a wide range of scaffolding types, from bamboo to ring lock. Find out the key differences of the eleven most common scaffolding types.