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Some self-employed pay back to pre-covid for their best month for earnings since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic
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Self-Employed Pay Back to Pre-Covid

Self-Employed Pay Back to Pre-Covid Some self-employed scaffolders have enjoyed their best month for earnings since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, and according to

The Best 3D Design Tool for Scaffolders, picture of the software on screen
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The Best 3D Design Tool for Scaffolders

The Best 3D Design Tool for Scaffolders Scaffold provider HAKI are gearing up to relaunch its 3D Design tool to further provide their customers with

History of Scaffolding, as we all know dates way back to prehistoric times
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A History of Scaffolding

A History of Scaffolding The team here at RG Scaffolding love History, which is why we’ve done some research on the History of Scaffolding. In

Top 3 things about Scaffolding
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Top 3 things about Scaffolding

Top 3 things about Scaffolding It’s common that just passing through town or near a block of flats, you might have subconsciously passed a scaffolding

Yobs caught climbing scaffolding in Warwickshire
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YOBS Caught climbing Scaffolding

YOBS Caught climbing Scaffolding in Warwickshire COVID-19 fines were handed out for a pair of Yobs caught climbing scaffolding in Warwickshire this week. Calls were

Michelangelo created a special type of scaffolding
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Michelangelo’s First type of Scaffolding

Michelangelo’s First Type of Scaffolding Michelangelo is well known to be one of the most prolific painters and sculptors in our history, and key figure

Why Hong Kong uses Bamboo Scaffolding?
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Why Hong Kong uses Bamboo Scaffolding?

Why Hong Kong uses Bamboo Scaffolding? While looking at it, bamboo scaffolding may appear fragile, but it’s really a time-proven technique that goes back a

Neglected chimneys can be accident waiting to happen, with the prospect of chunks of heavy masonry dislodged by storms and crashing from the roof
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Restoring Chimneys in Warwickshire

Restoring Chimneys in Warwickshire When restoring a house, we often adopt the ‘out of sight’ or ‘out of mind’ approach when it comes to our

Can an Advanced Scaffolder inspect Scaffolds?
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Can an Advanced Scaffolder inspect Scaffolds?

Can an Advanced Scaffolder inspect Scaffolds? Anyone who works in scaffolding, or knows someone who does, such as the team at RG Scaffolding-Solihull, legislation specifies

How Much do tradespeople get paid? A Man picks up a business card from a workbench
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How Much does a Tradespeople earn?

Did you know Scaffolders, earn more than architects? Did you know Scaffolders earn more than architects? Says RG Scaffolder owner, Ricki Grenfell. The annual average

4 reasons why you might think: Is scaffolding dangerous?
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Is Scaffolding Dangerous?

Is Scaffolding Dangerous ? People who work at height are faced with the risk of accident and injury every day. However, those who work with

What is Scaffold Netting? They're a type of netting to help prevent debris from falling
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What is Scaffold Netting?

What is Scaffold Netting? What is Scaffold Netting? You know the type of green mesh that you usually see tied between the scaffolding poles, well

Some people would career altogether. So, what about trade? Are you thinking about scaffolding as a career?
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Thinking about Scaffolding as a Career?

Thinking about Scaffolding as a Career? GET IN TOUCH what about trade? Are you thinking about scaffolding as a career? We’ll soon be approaching the

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Scaffolding Industry urged to use NHS App

Scaffolding Industry urged to use NHS COVID-19 App Another Coronavirus update for you, scaffolding business owners have urged other companies in the UK to adopt

Man who works in scaffolding suffering from Mental health
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Mental Health in Construction

Mental Health in Construction Working in construction can be a fantastic industry to work in, especially the rewards of completing a job, such as removing

A Picture of Big Ben covered in Scaffolding in London
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Big Ben Scaffolding to be Removed

Big Ben Scaffolding to be Removed Scaffolding hiding the roof of the Elizabeth Tower, one of London’s most famous landmarks, which houses Big Ben, will

a Scaffolder Get me Out of Here!
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I’m a Scaffolder Get me Out of Here!

I’m a Scaffolder Get me Out of Here! Have you ever thought about a bad scaffolding job and considered shouting ‘I’m a Scaffolder Get me

mobile towers
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£100K Funding Boost for Scaffold Industry

£100K Funding Boost for Scaffold Industry Ricki Grenfell, owner of the leading scaffolding company in the United Kingdom, RG Scaffolding, has announced that the scaffold

How to get a good scaffolding £100K Funding Boost quote
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How to get a Good Scaffolding Quote

Doing it yourself by standing on a chair or hanging out a window aren’t quite enough to get to those difficult-to-reach places. It’s always best

Safety Scaffolding UK
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Safety Scaffolding UK

Safe Scaffolding means no Accidents Safety Scaffolding UK Across the United Kingdom scaffolding industry, the number of accidents and injuries fell to an all-time low

United Kingdom Scaffolding Training
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United Kingdom Scaffolding Training

United Kingdom Scaffolding Training Ricki Grenfell, owner of RG Scaffolding says the United Kingdom scaffolding training are adapting to a new normal after cautiously reopening

Part-Time Scaffold Erectors wanted
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Scaffold Erector Job

PART-TIME SCAFFOLD ERECTOR WANTED! Due to continued expansion we are seeking to employ 2 x Part-Time Scaffold Erector, holding a Gold card with a licence

Protecting Site Workers
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Protecting Site Workers

Protecting Site Workers As of July 4th 2020, Lockdown restrictions will once again ease meaning more shops, bars, and construction sites can reopen as normal

Scaffold Boards | Scaffold | RG Scaffolding Solihull
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Scaffold Boards

The Best Scaffold Boards Within the Scaffolding Industry, timber scaffold boards are always considered as being vital for our job. Scaffold Boards are often used

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More Frequently Asked Questions

More Frequently Asked Questions If you’ve seen our other post about Frequently Asked Questions in Scaffolding, you’ll be pleased to know we’ve made more frequently

Safety Alert over Face-Masks
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Safety Alert over Dodgy Face Masks

Project Restart is in order for businesses and scaffolding workers to get back to some sort of normality since the Coronavirus Outbreak, however, HSE (The

Low-angle Photography of Notre-Dame | Scaffold | RG Scaffolding Birmingham
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Scaffolding Removed from Notre-Dame

Scaffolding Removed from Notre-Dame In lighter and happier news from the world today, work has begun to remove melted scaffolding from the Notre-Dame Cathedral in

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Frequently Asked Questions About Scaffolding

Frequently Asked Questions About Scaffolding Here at RG Scaffolding, we get asked many questions about Scaffolding from health and safety to the different jobs, here we’ll answer them

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Are Scaffolders Allowed to Work

The Coronavirus has had a significant impact on businesses, such as RG Scaffolding, it’s affecting operations, supply chains, customer engagement and service. So, our biggest

chimney access
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How much to Hire Scaffold for Chimney?

Welcome to RG Scaffolding Birmingham, your local scaffold company in the West Midlands area. On this page, you will discover everything that you will ever need to know about how

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Scaffolding Training to Resume

It’s been nearly 10 weeks into Lockdown, and businesses and schools are getting ready to open their doors again providing that social distancing is in

Why do we use scaffolding?
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Why do we use Scaffolding?

Why do we use Scaffolding? This temporary structure is used to elevate, offer support and provide strength and materials during a construction project in Birmingham, West Midlands.  RG Scaffolding from Solihull, Birmingham uses scaffolding for repairing or cleaning structures

RG Scaffolding Birmingham Guttering
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Do I need scaffolding to replace guttering?

When stuck at home, all jobs can start getting finished – cleaning the guttering, roof repairs, etc. But are these types of jobs that you need scaffolding for?

Boris Johnson urges Construction workers to go back to work
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Back to Work! PM Tells Construction Workers

In the yesterday’s evening broadcast with the British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson announced to the nation it was time to re-open construction sites and let construction workers back to

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Front and Side Scaffolding for Houses

Here at RG Scaffolding Birmingham, we work directly with each individual household and business companies, as well as local authorities too. As a construction company

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5 Ways to Keep Scaffolders Healthy

RG Scaffolding Birmingham have posted guidelines for worker safety specifics to help limit the spread of the Coronavirus within the Construction industry. It is at

Why do we use scaffolding?
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Looking for Stairway Scaffolding?

Are you looking for Stairway Scaffolding? That’s the question asked by one of our recent customers, Hurjoht Singh. Here at RG Scaffolding Birmingham, we would

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Scaffold Inspection Closed due to COVID-19

Scaffold Inspection Closed due to COVID-19 Three weeks of Lockdown within the United Kingdom, and the whole covid-19 crisis hasn’t changed. Much of the UK

Scaffolding Training in Birmingham
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Don’t Put Pressure on Scaffolding Specialists

Ricki Grenfell, the Manager Director of RG Scaffolding is calling on main contractors to refrain from placing unreasonable pressure on scaffolding specialists to continue working

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Business Listings

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Solihull College, Birmingham

The Solihull College Job Last week, RG Scaffolding-Solihull | Birmingham had a big installation job at Solihull College in Birmingham, which you can see in

Scaffolding Mobile Tower and platform ladder for stairway
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How to use Platform ladder Systems

Here at Birmingham Scaffolding, the home of the number 1 scaffold company in Solihull, we use the self-supporting portable platform ladder on many construction projects

RG Scaffolding - Roofing in Birmingham
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The HAKITEC Roof · Temporary Roof Systems

The HAKITEC roof, designed to be quickly assembled to provide robust weather protection and covering medium to large construction sites. This uses very few components;

The General Requirements in Scaffolding
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Which Type of Scaffolding do I Need?

In our line of work, scaffolding is used regularly on a construction project in Birmingham. It’s a temporary structure that supports buildings as well as

The General Requirements in Scaffolding
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The Right Tools for the Job

So, imagine this, you’ve joined our incredible team at RG Scaffolding-Solihull | Birmingham Hire, your scaffolding specialists, and you’re in charge of erecting the scaffold,

Safety Scaffolding UK
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How to Inspect and Wear a harness correctly

Here at RG Scaffolding-Solihull | Birmingham Hire, we thought it would be a great idea to outline the importance of harness training, particularly when it

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The Cost of Scaffolding in Birmingham

Are you wanting bespoke scaffolding on your building within the Birmingham area? The hire prices for scaffolding can cost a lot, which can sometimes be

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How much weight can Scaffolding Hold?

Us here at RG Scaffolding-Solihull · Birmingham Hire, your scaffolding specialists, and we have always wondered and asked the question to our customers about how

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Checklist: Who Inspects Scaffolding?

Checklist: Who Inspects Scaffolding? When working in the construction industry in Birmingham, it is important that you understand the Health and Safety regulations while working

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Hire a Scaffolder in Birmingham

Hire a Scaffolder in Birmingham Looking to do some work at a height? Our Scaffolders and Scaffold towers provider a save alternative to ladders. Simply

The General Requirements in Scaffolding
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The General Requirements in Scaffolding

Here at RG Scaffolding Solihull | Birmingham No1 Scaffolding Company, we have put together some general requirements that should be met when working on a

Formwork in scaffolding
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Scaffolding Formwork

Scaffolding Formwork Formwork is an integral part of any scaffolding within the construction industry, whether that project involves the creation of buildings, bridges, or repairs

The Scaffolding Experts team at RG Scaffolding
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How to become a Scaffolder

How to become a Scaffolder | Birmingham’s Best Scaffolding Company 2020 Here at RG Scaffolding, we have put together the best tips on ‘How to

How to hire a Scaffolder in Solihull, Birmingham
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We are The Birmingham Experts

Welcome to RG Scaffolding | Birmingham Scaffold Hire The Scaffolding Experts RG Scaffolding | Birmingham Scaffold Hire are an access scaffolding experts company based in

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Edge Protection Roofs | Scaffolding-Birmingham

Edge Protection Roofs Scaffolding | Birmingham Scaffold Hire is an access scaffolding company basedin the West Midlands. Established in 2007, We have over 13 years’experience

Scaffolding Training in Birmingham
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Political Uncertainty: The Scaffolding Effect

Political Uncertainty With Christmas around the corner, something else is lurking too, Political Uncertainty! the snakes of parliament. People of the UK and Northern Island

How much is it to hire scaffolding in 2020?
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Behind the Scaffolding: Church Tour

Church Tour The Mayor of Birmingham scaled the church tower this morning to see the progress of the repair works. The local council recently donated

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Strong Winds Pull Down Scaffolding

In a town somewhere near Birmingham on a residential street, strong winds have pulled down scaffolding trapping numerous parked cars under it and of course

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YouTube for Scaffolding Solihull

We’re on YouTube – RG Scaffolding Solihull | Birmingham Watch our YouTube Video of our team, who have a wealth of experience in all aspects

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Independent Scaffolding Inspections

What are the benefits to Independent Scaffolding Inspections? Here at RG Scaffolding-Solihull | Birmingham Scaffold Hire, we know that the main requirement of scaffolding is

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BREAKING NEWS: SCAFFOLDING COMPANY FINED!

Scaffolding Company FINED!! Breaking News Bulletin from RG Scaffolding Solihull | Scaffolding Hire… A scaffold company based in Nottingham has been fined for breaching health

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Contractors must re-think Scaffolding

Managing director of RG Scaffolding-Solihull, Ricki Grenfell, is urging all contractors in the construction industry to re-think scaffolding to increase levels of safety, efficiency and

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The Durability of Scaffolding

Like many construction sites, durability is an essential part of almost all scaffolding projects. It serves as a skeletal structure surrounding the sides of a

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Scaffolding Verses the National Trust

Scaffolding Verses the National Trust The 18th Century Ickworth House near Birmingham is having some major refurbishment, but it is hidden away by Scaffolding spanning

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Berkswell

Berkswell is a village and civil parish in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull, county of West Midlands, England. Historically in Warwickshire, Berkswell is in the

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About Us – Bentley Heath

Bentley Heath is a village in the West Midlands borough of Solihull, England.  Two generations of learning, consulting training, gaining skills and experience. We’re a

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About Us – Barston

Barston is a village and civil parish in Metropolitan Borough of Solihull in the West Midlands of England. Two generations of learning, consulting training, gaining skills and experience. We’re a family business, and we treat