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 quite high for some customers such as, £40 to £150 a day depending on the complexity of the project of course.
In this article, we will show you the many different factors and prices points for your scaffolding needs, and explain how factor affects the overall cost.
The Cost of Repair
It is likely that anyone using scaffolding will be using it to repair or maintain homes, or larger commercial projects. Scaffolders from Birmingham using scaffolding to keep them safe, and makes sure the job is done professionally and efficiently. scaffolders are also able to reach areas that are inaccessible by ladder, safely and securely.
Paying a high price however isn’t a necessity, whether you need scaffolding or not. Read on to have a look at the hidden factors in the cost of scaffolding and the frequently asked questions.
Cost Factors Explained!
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Length of the Hire can range from 6 to 8 weeks, depending on the use and length of the project, so you will be quoted on affixed price for that time. If your work is unusually long you may have to pay weekly after the initial set cost.
Location doesn’t matter really, however, hiring in a city such as, Birmingham or London can push the cost up by three times as much, compared to a rural setting. Make sure you keep this in mind for your budget.
The Height of Scaffolding can mean more money on the amount of metal poles needed for the tower, therefore, the amount that needs to be paid goes up, and also the time it costs for the scaffolding to put it up.
The Special Requirements of all scaffolding jobs are pretty straight forward when it comes to putting up the actual structure but sometimes, you can run into problems where special walkways need to be created or gaps bridged over. The equipment for these special requirements is readily available but expect the price to increase as a result.
What are people asking?
Scaffolding in the Birmingham area is something that cannot be avoided whether you’re looking to repair a home or build a new one. Access to the roof and other parts of the house are needed if there is a leak, the chimney needs repairing or if you’re just looking to re-paint the building. Sometimes a ladder just isn’t enough when it comes to height and the erection of scaffold is the only way to ensure a job is done correctly and safely.
This means access but it also means efficiency. Multiple people can work at the same time from the same level. Heavy materials can be pre-loaded onto levels to save trips up and down and multiple levels can be added to ensure maximum coverage; this all means that you save time and money.
How does it work?
Scaffolding is used to access those hard to reach places and often is relies on metal supports to hold it in place. Climbing a scaffold tower is easy, as there is usually built in ladder rungs in place for scaffolders to use safely and securely, however, we also make sure that we use a harness when handling such very high equipment such as a scaffold tower.