Scaffolding Rules and Regulations
If you are planning on renting scaffolding on your next jobsite, it is important to be aware of some of the different types of scaffolding rules and regulations to ensure… Read More
Does Scaffolding Need to be Attached to the Building?
Scaffolding is one of the most useful ways to access jobs at heights; however, if set up or used improperly, it can be a major safety hazard. Whether you are… Read More
New Great Location in Burnaby
| November 12, 2020
It is an exciting time here at United Scaffold, as we have just moved to a great new premises here in Burnaby, BC. Our new location is going to allow… Read More
How do You Identify the Safe Load Rating for a Scaffold Platform?
If you work on a jobsite where scaffolding is present or if you have rented scaffolding for a home project, it is incredibly important to know how to identify the… Read More
Confined Space Safety in Construction
Confined Space Safety
| September 29, 2020
Over the last 15 years, 18 deaths have occurred in confined space jobs in British Columbia according to WorkSafeBC, and it is estimated that over 100 deaths occur across Canada… Read More
Why Should You Rent Scaffolding to Paint Your House?
If you are planning on painting your house, it is important to have a plan in place before you get started. Regardless of how tall your house is, it is… Read More
What is a Scaffold Podger Used For?
If you are setting up scaffolding, it is likely that you will need a scaffolding podger in order to get the job done properly and efficiently. Scaffolding podgers are tools… Read More
How to Erect Tube and Clamp Scaffolding
One of the most common types of scaffolding used in all kinds of industries around the world is tube and clamp scaffolding. There are many different types of scaffolding solutions… Read More
What is the Purpose of Shoring Scaffolding?
There are many different types of scaffolding available to suit a variety of needs and to ensure the success of different types of projects. One of the most commonly used… Read More
BC Home Renovation Ideas During COVID-19
With much of the world currently isolating to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, it is important to be able to find productive ways to stay busy at home. If… Read More