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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

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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

Scaffolding Future in the construction industry
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Scaffolding Future

Scaffolding Future Ricki Grenfell, owner of RG Scaffolding discusses the advancement of technologies that are having a positive impact on scaffolding future and the sector

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

two healthy scaffolders
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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

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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

Scaffolding-Birmingham
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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

Scaffolding-Birmingham scaffolding training
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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
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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

Scaffolding Solihull - worker with the right tools
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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
Birmingham

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

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Birmingham

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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Birmingham

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

Scaffolding
Birmingham

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

Scaffolding Inspectors
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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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Birmingham

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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Birmingham

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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Birmingham

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

Boost for Scaffolding-Birmingham
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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

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About Us – Balsall Common

Balsall Common is a large village and one of the larger rural settlements in the Metropolitan Borough of Solihull. Two generations of learning, consulting training, gaining skills and experience.

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Birmingham

Scaffolding for Dummies

Scaffolding is a critical factor when domestic and commercial construction work is taking place within the Solihull area. It can not only provide ease of

Scaffolding and Solihull College - Questions about Hire Scaffold
Birmingham

What to Consider When Choosing Scaffolding

Scaffolding is an essential component of RG Scaffolding-Solihull or renovation project. It is a temporary structure that allows workers to accomplish different tasks that need

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Birmingham

Scaffolding Safety for Autumn/Winter

After a very unpredictable Summer, we’re soon to have a very unpredictable Autumn and Winter – which could cause dramatic weather conditions for Scaffolders and scaffolding. Here is what you need to consider as we head into the colder and darker months of 2019.

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5 Uses of Scaffolding – RG Scaffolding Solihull

On average, you may pass Scaffolding Solihull structures on your commute to and from work every day. We see them so often that we barely take note of them, but who are they for and why do they need them?