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    When to use scaffolding for DIY work?

    Roofers

    How can I tell when it is best practice to hire scaffolding as opposed to using a ladder to access a roof for DIY work? Is it related to the extent of the work? How about the height of the house? Are there any other factors I should consider?

    Asked by Greg on 14th Oct 2020
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    Gold Seal Roofing

    "Your safety is paramount always use scaffolding or a professional.
    Your life is worth more than that.
    One slip is all it takes.

    Hope this helps.

    Stewart"

    Answered on 18th Mar 2021 - Member since May 2019 - report
    ARK Roofing and Property maintenance

    "Recommend to use scaffolding when the job becomes scary to you, or if you need materials, and tools up on the roof."

    Answered on 20th Oct 2020 - Member since Aug 2020 - report
    J.s roofing

    "Yes height of the work, and health and safety, need to make sure everyone is safe completing the work, and doing the work off a scaffolding will ensure the work is completed to a high standard, instead off a ladder"

    Answered on 14th Oct 2020 - Member since Aug 2020 - report

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