Scaffold Erection

Ace Scaffolding Shoreham provides high quality scaffolding erection services for individuals and business owners in the Shoreham area.. We can help erect a scaffold for your chimney repair, temporary roof installation, or provide safe access on your commercial projects. We are accredited by CITB and CISRS, which means that all of our professionals are CITB-registered, CISRS-qualified, and they all have years of aggregate experience within the industry.

We undertake regular risk assessments and maintenance inspections to ensure that all scaffolds are erected to current safety standards and in a safe manner. We don’t just offer the highest quality, we offer the most reliable service, with regardless of your project size. Our experts will advise you on the best scaffolding systems for different projects, and keep your project moving smoothly from the start to finish.

Professional Scaffolding Services

Built to your specifications and in accordance with industry safety standards, our scaffold tower can be used either internally or externally by workmen to get to the working platform, thus removing the risk of them having to climb the scaffold directly. Ladder bays and stairways are used where accessibility makes these the preferred option. Our scaffolding team will adopt a unique system of operation which enables them to work away from and then back towards the means of access and emerge progressively. This means that they are able to minimise physical impacts on the site in order to avoid costly hold-ups and inconveniences.

Our Service Categories

Ace scaffolding Shoreham offers some of the best scaffolding services in the Shoreham area including scaffold erection in the domestic, commercial, and industrial sectors. 6. Ace Scaffolding offer an extensive range of scaffolding services in Shoreham and surrounding areas, including domestic, commercial and industrial scaffolding erection.

Residential Scaffolding Erection Service

At Ace Scaffolding Shoreham, we pride ourselves in offering responsive, expert scaffolding services to homeowners as far as Shoreham to the east. At Ace Scaffolding Shoreham we understand that a truly personalised service is essential. We will always go the extra mile to ensure we have met your needs and provide a first-class scaffolding service when you need it most. Our working team has many years of experience within the scaffolding industry and we are meticulous in our approach by forming mutually beneficial relationships with all of our clients. On a personal level, we always endeavour to make sure customers understand all that is involved with the task at hand, listen to their requirements and provide sound advice which best fits their needs.

Scaffolding Erection Service for Businesses

Locally owned and operated since 2010, we have become a top scaffolding contractor in Shoreham with expertise in scaffold safe access solutions, including domestic scaffolds, industrial scaffolds, and commercial scaffolds. The biggest advantage we have in the industry in the area is that our scaffolding provides customers with unparalleled safety while working at heights with safety netting run alongside the scaffolding unit. This enables us to offer a full range of bespoke, fall-protection, safe access service that assists us in meeting the various individual needs of our clients.

Large-Scale Scaffolding Erection Service

We set up scaffolding for all kinds of industrial entities across the country, and have been doing so for the past 6 years. Our team is comprised of highly skilled and experienced scaffolders who are dedicated to efficient and high-quality service and will deliver fast, innovative, affordable and hassle-free scaffolding solutions for all of your projects, big or small.

Scaffolding Service Types

Access Scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding Shoreham supplies various types of “erect, adjust, and dismantle” tube and fitting access scaffold for domestic and commercial clients. For many years, our access scaffolds have been providing fast and easy deck configurations to support personnel working on bridges while keeping the traffic flowing below.

Decorating Access Scaffolding

Our decorating scaffolding, will provide your painting and decorating crew with a safe platform to walk or work across horizontally, thus enabling them to cover more areas in less time. We can provide portable access platforms for painting or any construction task, as well as bespoke walkways for your house refurbishment project or architectural inspection work. Whatever the job in hand, contact Ace Scaffolding to deliver a safe, secure and robust solution.

Internal Scaffolding

We provide internal scaffolding services for residential and commercial clients to safely work on their tall buildings, and also offer an added security feature of giving you a maximum height working platform for dangerous tasks. It can also be used as a life saving scaffolding in case of fire outbreak or as a base for an emergency escape route. However, should you be unsure of your needs, our expert team of engineers and technicians are always happy to give you professional guidance regarding your project’s specific needs.

Our Guarantee

  • Over Six Years Experience
  • Unrivaled Experience
  • An Exceptional Service
  • Unbeatable Value For Money
  • Industry-approved Scaffolders
  • A Full Range of scaffolding Services
  • Professional, Reliable and Diligent
  • 100% Safety and Satisfaction

Support Scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding company provides highly safe support scaffolding solutions to suit a variety of work places for accident-free operations. We do not neglect our clients after installing the scaffolds, we inspect and fix any defects that are found after use. We’ll also regularly inspect the scaffolding work platforms to ensure the safety of everyone in the workplace.

Temporary Roof Solutions

We offer a range of temporary roof solutions suitable for many different situations.that need scaffolding to secure the building whilst the repairs are being carried out.

Ace Scaffolding specialises in the design and fabrication of custom forms of temporary roof components and structures. We provide high-quality solutions for a range of industries, from residential homeowners, to trade firms, to construction companies.

We are a leading provider of waterproof and weatherproof temporary roofing solutions across Shoreham. See our gallery of numerous completed temporary roofing projects to see how we can help you too.

Suspended Scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding will assist you in carrying out your building, painting, building maintenance and renovation projects in Shoreham. Our scaffolding services offer guaranteed safety for your workers while helping you to complete your projects in a timely fashion. We provide specialised and quality scaffolding solutions for a range of commercial structures, such as factories, high-rise office blocks, and large shopping malls.

Why Choose Us

With a team of some of the best professional scaffold erectors with many years of experience, Ace Scaffolding Shoreham is one of the few businesses on the market that can offer fast, reliable and quality service at a competitive price. There are numerous other reasons you may want to choose Ace Scaffolding Shoreham for your next project:


Ace Scaffolding is a scaffolding company based in Shoreham with a wealth of experience and an established reputation. Our team has a combined experience of over 10 years, so you can expect us to be knowledgeable and experienced, but also friendly and easy to deal with. We have been serving the Shoreham community for a long time. We have built our reputation on hard work and stellar customer service which are followed by numerous positive reviews. We are one of the most reliable NASC-member in the area. Not only do we provide quality scaffolding services, but we also have efficient delivery service.

Quality Scaffolding

Every year, we see more cases of scaffolding and access towers collapsing across the nation. At Ace Scaffolding, we develop scaffolds that fit the work site perfectly and will prevent dangerous situations like scaffolds falling down. It may seem like common sense, but we also make sure scaffolds are not overloaded with tubes and fittings, particularly at the erection and dismantling stages. We strive to ensure the safety of workers during every project by performing regular inspections on our scaffolding and performing maintenance as necessary. We’ll complete our tasks to the highest standards and deliver efficient scaffolding solutions on your projects.

Affordable prices

At Ace scaffolding Shoreham, we offer scaffolding services at affordable prices compared to industry high rates, and we also ensure that every customer receives a quality service. Ace Scaffolding has earned its prestige by providing high quality, reliable service and efficient delivery at affordable prices. We understand the importance of delivering what we promise.

Ability To Handle Jobs Of Different Sizes

Ace scaffolding Shoreham can take on your scaffolding project, no matter the size of the projects. As a leading scaffolding contractor in Shoreham, we pride ourselves on our exceptional service and quality. Instead of our standard catalogue, our unique multi-product approach meets your projects needs to create a bespoke working platform for you. Ace Scaffolding offers a complete range of high-quality scaffolding services- from residential scaffolding service to commercial scaffolding, and industrial scaffolding to street-level scaffolding and other scaffold needs.

CSCS-Licensed Scaffolding Professionals

Ace Scaffolding Shoreham continues to strive for excellence in its service delivery and safety by providing our staff with the very best training and resources on the market. Our highly skilled crew of scaffolders are all qualified CSCS members, CISRS-certified, and well-trained in every aspect of health and safety. With these certifications and qualifications, we’re able to offer our clients a team of experienced, competent, and highly trained scaffold workers.

Reliable And Customer-Friendly Service

Our team of scaffolders offers our clients with first-class customer service and we always operate in a safe manner. Our focus is on offering you the best possible service for any scaffolding requirements you may have. We are an established name in scaffold hire. We have been working with constructors to remove danger on their project sites for many years.


At Ace, we maintain strict compliance with all requirement of health and safety regulations at all times.

Safety Standards

As a professional scaffolding company, we are proud to uphold the highest standards. All our staff members have been trained to professionally operate all equipment and safely protect our employees and the public. Ace Scaffolding Shoreham only makes use of the highest quality materials, fabrication processes, and scaffolding equipment. Ace Scaffolding Shoreham also ensures the highest safety standards at all times and with minimum disruption to you, your staff or anyone else on site.

Health And Safety Assurance

We comply with all health and safety standards to ensure workers have a safe working environment. People are our priority. We always try to make sure that we have the safest scaffold options and will endeavour to make sure that all sites are safe and scaffolding is erected correctly. We not only meet the standards necessary on health and safety when erecting and dismantling scaffolding platforms but also pride ourselves on exceeding expectations. At Ace scaffolding Shoreham, we respond promptly to customers’ calls and deliver scaffolds with the right safety features, like guardrails, harnesses and safety nets.

Work Height

We are your reliable partner to help you get things done right the first time and every time in scaffolding erection and dismantling projects. For any project, we’ll use the equipment suitable for the task of working at the height on the specific building or structure.

Public Liability

In addition to providing the highest quality materials and equipment, we are fully insured for £XXXmillion which gives peace of mind to both us and our customers.


We are proud to offer effective, cost-efficient scaffolding services that help reduce labour cost and overall costs of projects. Request your free, no-obligation quote over the phone today. Our fast, free quotation service that gives you an outline estimate of scaffolding costs, and we always ensure you get a transparent, detailed breakdown of all our costs.

Low Hire Prices

Ace Scaffolding Shoreham is a reliable and friendly scaffolding service that takes the time to understand our customer’s needs. Our services are low cost and we hire scaffolding equipment at friendly rates that will fit your budget. Contact us today if you have any inquiries about our scaffolding services and we will discuss your specific needs and our tailored hire rates for you.

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Delivery Rates

We offer different delivery rates, based on the location and size of scaffolding you need. Ace Scaffolding is based in Shoreham, so you’ll find our rates very friendly if you are based in Shoreham as we will be delivering from there. We offer site surveys and no-obligation scaffold quotes, plus delivery to our serious clients. Every project site is assigned a dedicated “Contract Manager” who will regularly liaise with you to deliver quality scaffolds. The team of scaffolding erectors includes a project manager, foremen, lead men, and lift operators who are all fully trained and experienced. We specialise in scaffolding hire, but our capabilities go beyond that. We have a full-service approach with competent technicians and workers. If you are looking for innovative scaffolding solutions for your project sites, Ace Scaffolding is here to help you. If you require more information or would like to discuss your specific requirements, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Reach Us

No matter if your job calls for one or 100 units, we have you covered. Check out our gallery and customer testimonials to see for yourself. Whether you want some advice or need a quotation call us directly on 01273 257 251“>01273 257 251.


How does scaffold work?
A scaffold is a temporary structure that supports people or materials at construction sites and makes work safe and easy. The European Standard for working scaffolds specifies the maximum permissible dimensions of a scaffold and the number of persons that can be present at any one time. These required standards are virtually independent of the material from which the scaffold is constructed.
What is a hanging scaffold?
Hanging scaffolds are a type of fixed suspended scaffold, supported only by attachment points at the level of the platform and not by additional legs or frames. Hanging scaffolds provide a safe access platform for work requiring height.
What is a birdcage scaffolding?
Birdcage scaffolding is a type of scaffolding that has been designed for heavy-duty use. Because birdcage scaffolds are typically wider than conventional scaffolds, the number of braces increase to compensate for the increased stress on the structure.
What is the swing stage scaffolding?
A swing stage scaffold is a scaffold platform that swings to and from a building just like a stage. It is suspended by ropes fastened to stirrups at its ends and can be used for working on equipment such as air conditioners. For many reasons, the swing stage is the commonest type of suspended scaffolding used on construction projects.
What is a cantilever scaffold?
A cantilever scaffold is a type of scaffold that projects beyond an existing structure, making it possible to work at height above the ground. Cantilever scaffolds can be installed in areas where conventional scaffolds will not fit. This is useful for commercial projects where surrounding structures are tight.
How long will it take to set up a scaffolding platform?
Scaffold platforms are generally made in an assembly line, the design of workstations being similar. The construction may take anything from a few hours to two days, depending on the type of scaffolding and any specialised features involved.
Do you need a government permission to set up scaffolds?
If a scaffolder needs to erect a scaffold outside of their property, they must have a license to do so. Government permission is required if the scaffold will extend up to the road. The local council will issue a permit that establishes the size and location of the structure, as well as safety requirements.
How far can your scaffold platform extend out from the building?
Vertically: Every 20 ft. (6.1m) or less for scaffolding of fewer than 3 ft. (0.91m) in width; Every 26 ft. (7.9m) or less for scaffolding of more than 3 ft. (0.91m) in width. Horizontally: At each secured end; At intervals of not more than 30 ft. (9.1m) from just one end.
What’s the maximum safe amount of load a scaffold can carry?
To calculate this estimate, multiply 35 sq ft by 25 pounds/sq ft and it can be seen that the scaffold cannot carry over 875 pounds of materials. Thus, only 3 persons (each weighing 250 pounds) and another 125 pounds of tools or materials can be safely loaded onto the scaffold at the same time.
Will I be safe working on a scaffold?
In the scaffold has been built by experts and then erected following the correct regulations, the scaffold is safe and secure. Professionally assembled scaffolds sit safely on any type of surface, be it an uneven ground, sloppy surface, or smooth ground. This is because there are adjustable vertical components that are part of such scaffolding systems, and they can be adjusted according to the height level you want to work from. To get the best fit for ground irregularities, it is essential to utilize adjustable components.
Is the scaffolding vital for roof works?
Projects which involve working on the roof also require scaffolding. The scaffold is needed to ensure workers are kept out of harm’s way from items that might fall from the roof, or that an injury doesn’t occur to those working or walking on the ground. When working within a height restriction, a scaffold with an edge will need to be used and the area below should be kept clear for access.
What maximum height is right for a mobile scaffolding platform?
All freestanding scaffolding platform need to have at least a height to base length of 3:1. If using a mobile scaffold platform, the maximum height must be 9m.
What height is right for a scaffold om a project?
For those in the general industry, the ideal height of a scaffold is 4 ft. above the ground level, while in the construction industry, the optimum height is 6 ft. above the lower level. For a scaffolding platform at 10 ft, a fall protection is required.
What is the maximum space you are allowed to have between scaffold planking?
Government standards require that the spaces between scaffold planks and uprights or between the scaffold planks will be no more than 1″ wide unless the employer can demonstrate that a wider gap is necessary for safety. Nevertheless, the structure must still be decked or planked, as fully as possible.
Is it okay to use a ladder on a scaffolding platform?
Using a ladder on a scaffold isn’t advisable. It’s a violation of government regulations. There is a very real risk of injury if you put a ladder on a scaffold because ladders are designed to be used on the ground.
What is the maximum length of time a scaffold can stay up?
In most cases, a scaffold can remain in place for days, weeks or even months.
What is the maximum height workers can ascend with a scaffold?
For safety reasons, workers must tie the scaffolding platform to the building structure at specific intervals if the working height is greater than 3 times the smallest width of the scaffold tower. If the height exceeds 15 ft, you are required to fasten a 5-ft wide scaffold platform.
Can scaffold platforms be permanently erected?
A scaffold is an upright structure used as a working platform to support people and materials in the construction of buildings, bridges, etc. It can be temporary or semi-permanent. We offer expert advice on the installation and usage of scaffolding, so contact us if you need additional information. We can help you choose the best scaffolding hire service for your needs. Talk to our team now on 01273 257 251“>01273 257 25101273 257 251“>01273 257 251 to get your free quote.
What is crash-deck scaffolding?
Crash-Deck scaffolds are most often used to reach ceilings and to paint but can be used in many different environments. It has been said that crash-decks are the “poor man’s” version of an internal-deck, but they are typically used for lighter tasks.

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