Scaffolding Prices

In Shoreham, Ace Scaffolding provides our scaffolding hire services at very competitive rates. As for hire quotes and scaffolding tenders for renovations and new building work, we deliver a quick turnaround. Our expert scaffolders are available 24/7 to discuss your project with you or give you a free quote.

Just call us on 01273 257 251. It is very important that you understand the factors that influence the scaffolding type you should hire; let’s have a quick look at the scaffolding types and sizes available and the average price estimates for the scaffolding.

What is scaffolding?

Scaffolding consists of a temporary frame made from stainless steel poles that are situated horizontally and vertically to provide easy access, much similar to a Meccano giant set — and then laid out with wooden walk boards. Scaffolding is a versatile structure; it is adaptable for use in hard-to-reach areas and narrow spaces, such as chimneys.

Why do you need scaffolding?

Present health and safety laws in the UK states that the use of scaffolding access structures by construction workers when working at heights is mandatory. It is recommended by law that scaffolding be used for lengthy projects done at heights while ladders are suitable for short, minor work. If you want to do jobs like the painting of external walls, roofing jobs, window replacements and fascias and so on, scaffolding is a must. If you are constructing a new building or doing general renovations, then you have to make use of an access platform to reach parts in the building you can not easily assess.

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You can make use of this if you plan to work on roof tiles, chimneys or eaves. Scaffolding does the job of providing this access. To ensure safety at your site, scaffolding should be hired and assembled. Making use of scaffolding systems provides access to areas that are not easily reached. Moreover, a good scaffolding structure makes work fast, safe, time-efficient, and cost-effective.

Scaffolding is particularly vital to projects using weighty materials such as steel beams during construction. Before work commences, materials can be arranged on the scaffolding so the need to move the materials about is reduced.  Need help? Our experts are on standby always to help. We can also provide great advice on other scaffolding matters.

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How does scaffolding work?

Scaffolds are constructed using metal poles that are laid vertically and horizontally. Wooden planks placed across the poles form plank walkways commonly referred to as levels or lifts. Certain projects may need multiple levels; this can be achieved by placing more wooden walkways or adding more horizontal metal poles. However, this process is more expensive and increases the duration of scaffolding installation.

Safety handrails and access ladders are standard requirements for scaffolds. Scaffolds are assembled to resolve construction problems and they are assembled by scaffolding experts with the necessary equipment. Modern scaffolding is adaptable for use in tight spaces and hard-to-reach areas such as chimneys.

What are the common uses for scaffold?

The recent modification of the UK’s health and safety legislation has affected the scaffolding industry; It places restrictions on the extended use of ladders, and building contractors must now use access equipment and scaffolding for jobs on high-rise buildings. This means scaffolding will be the new norm for scaffolders to use to reach elevated positions in building construction projects. Generally, scaffolding is used to prevent accidents from occurring during construction, decoration, and renovation work at height. Construction sites are safe and secure when scaffolding structures are used, especially when working at heights.

Can anyone erect scaffolding?

Scaffolding structures must be designed, installed, and disassembled by professional scaffolders in compliance with industry health and safety regulations.  This is implemented by the 2005 work at height regulations. Unqualified individuals invalidate your insurance when they erect your building’s scaffolding. Ensure that the company you are trying to hire has the required qualification, training and experience.

What is the cost of hiring scaffolding in Shoreham?

The cost of our scaffolding equipment and services will depend on a couple of things. The price of scaffolding for small projects begins from £XXX. We deliver scaffolding at affordable rates to customers in the commercial and domestic sectors. This is because we’re among Shoreham’s premier scaffolding contractors. We also give you a free quote for our scaffolding services.

How is the cost of scaffolding hire calculated?

Clients generally hire scaffolding for a fixed period, often 4 weeks, but an additional fee is charged after the fixed period elapses. Long-term projects may attract extra fees if the project exceeds the set completion time.

What are the elements that influence the price of scaffolding hire?

There are various factors which affect the price of scaffolding hire. For one, the project type will greatly affect the price. Some of those factors that influence scaffolding hire quote include:

  • The number of scaffold lifts needed.
  • The height and length of the scaffolding structure.
  • The number of scaffold lifts that need boarding out.
  • Whether a scaffolding pavement license will be necessary and how much it costs (this varies between local councils).
  • The location of the site where the scaffolding needs to be erected.
  • If beams will be necessary for bridging certain obstacles.
  • Special access equipment or design work required

The longer the scaffolding remains erected, the higher the cost of the scaffolding hire.  It is recommended that you install the scaffolding system when you want to begin your project. When choosing a company, remember to look for one that allows advance booking for scaffolding installations and one that does fast delivery.
The aim is to not spend money on an idle scaffolding system.

What information should you put down when requesting scaffolding hire?

We recommend that you fill out as much detail as possible when you inquire for a scaffolding quotation. For example, specify the size of the area where the scaffolding is erected, the kind of project – rental property refurbishments, building extension, new house build and so on. Don’t forget to include site photographs, if it will come in handy. When adequate information is provided, we are able to supply a comprehensive price breakdown and a precise project quote. Part of our services is offering free visitation of your sites to provide you with an accurate quote.

What are the types of scaffolding and services available for hire?

  • Access scaffolds
  • Chimney stacks scaffolds
  • Conservatory scaffolds
  • Crash decks/birdcage platforms
  • Edge protection handrails
  • Exterior scaffolding
  • General scaffolding dismantling and erection
  • Independent scaffold
  • Interior scaffolding
  • Loading bays
  • Rubbish chutes
  • Staircases
  • Temporary scaffolds
  • Tower scaffold

We offer the listed scaffolding services for commercial, industrial and residential projects. Contact us today and get a free consultation to help you select the right solution for your project.

What kind of scaffolding do I need?

Our team of experts are willing to guide you to make the right scaffolding choice if you are unsure about what scaffolding your project requires, Ace Scaffolding can give you free consultation services at any phase of your project to ensure the safety of workers at your site. We will work with you to help you understand what your scaffolding hire requirements are – be it access scaffolding, traditional scaffolding, internal scaffolding, and so on – we will offer you our professional advice.

We at Ace Scaffolding place a high value on client satisfaction; we help our clients resolve their scaffolding needs by providing them with creative access solutions. As our client, you will benefit from a broad range of scaffolding solutions; we can deliver quality services regardless of your project’s size.

Regardless of how complex your requirements are, we can meet them. As renowned scaffolding contractors in Shoreham, our main focus is to ensure the satisfaction of our clients and consistently provide high-quality services.

Will I need to get permits for scaffolding?

In some places in Shoreham, you must have a permit before erecting a scaffolding system. Your scaffolding contractor is responsible for obtaining all relevant permits. You should choose a different company if your scaffolding company cannot or does not want to obtain the permit for you. So, we’ve covered the basics of scaffolding, let’s move on to scaffolding cost estimates for future projects.

We are willing to provide you with free scaffolding estimates in person or online. For most projects, metal scaffolding equipped with wooden boards remains the industry standard. Have a glance through our photo gallery to our scaffolding projects. If you find a sample with needs similar to yours, we will talk with you about the cost, to give you an insight into what you can budget for your project.

Peruse our FAQ (frequently asked questions) section to help you get more insight on scaffolding costs. However, the most definitive way to get a quote is by calling us on 01273 257 251 today.

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Why Is Acescaffolding Shoreham The Right Choice? 

Vast scaffolding experience

Ace Scaffolding’s experts have 10 years’ experience designing, installing, and disassembling scaffolding for numerous projects. We have worked with clients in the commercial, industrial and domestic sectors on various scaffolding projects.

Safety first

At Ace Scaffolding Shoreham, we go to great lengths to ensure that all scaffolding erections are undertaken with passion and care, ensuring the health and safety of our clients.

Quick response times

Our scaffolding services are efficient, safe, and reliable and are delivered by our courteous scaffolding professionals.

Competitive pricing

We offer quality services with affordable pricing to all our clients in Shoreham. For all your installation and additional services, you get the best value for your money.

Excellent reputation

We have built a good relationship with all our clients, thanks to our reliable, fast, efficient and trustworthy services. The amount of referrals we enjoy is proof of the quality of our team and equipment.


We are registered under the CITB and members of the SSIP.  Ace Scaffolding is  a valid member of the NASC as well as an audited member of the Scaffolding Association. Give us a call today to get a free quote. As one of the premier scaffolding companies in Shoreham, Ace Scaffolding delivers top-quality equipment for hire and scaffolding services.

We offer pocket-friendly scaffolding solutions to meet your project requirements. Ace Scaffolding scaffolders are professionals capable of delivering premium services to meet the scaffolding industry’s highest standards. Our prices are very affordable but this does not affect the quality of scaffolding we deliver.  To get started, please call 01273 257 251 or send an email to us at

Can I get scaffold product information or technical information, when I request it?
We deliver all our scaffolds with complete technical and product information. We also stick to a strict handover procedure during delivery to ensure you understand all the necessary technical and safety information that comes with the hire of scaffolding. Many times, the scaffolds are installed and disassembled by our professionals.
When should I expect delivery?
Orders are dispatched within a day. Larger orders and unique orders are dispatched within 2-5 working days.  For urgent deliveries please send us an email at, and we will try to hasten your request.  You can also choose to come and pick up your order on your own at our storehouse in Shoreham.
Can I specify a delivery time or day? 
Of course, all you have to do is call us on 01273 257 251 or send an email at Your order will be handled as a special order and we contact you to confirm the date and time of delivery. For special deliveries where there are service restrictions, we charge extra. Also, if you request delivery and there is no one to sign or receive the supplies, you will be charged twice for delivery.
What is the cost of delivery?
The delivery cost is influenced by the size, weight, and length of the order.  Another factor that influences the cost of delivery is the postcode. We will give you a reasonable delivery choice; we adopt a transparent and reliable pricing system for scaffold hire.

We are based in Shoreham, which makes us the ideal choice for delivering scaffolding within the area.  We Are Also Available to Offer Scaffolding-Related Advice When Needed Get a free scaffolding quote by calling us on 01273 257 251.

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