Scaffolding Erection

Our scaffold erection specialists make light work of all forms of scaffold erection.

Whether it is commercial scaffolding or domestic scaffolding, they will have it built and ready for use in a flash. 


Scaffold Erection

When erecting scaffolding, safety is always our number one priority. Direct Scaffolding will erect, alter, move, and dismantle scaffolding for any project in accordance with the relevant TG20 standards and always under the supervision of our competent and qualified scaffolders working to SG4:15.

Having been delivering our exceptional scaffolding services to the vast network of both commercial and domestic clients for over over 25 years, we have outstanding expertise and experience in the design and erection of scaffolding. We offer all the necessary resources, knowledge and capability to handle any scaffolding job requirement.

Our clients rely on us to deliver a reliable and safe scaffolding and support service because they know when it comes to scaffolding erection and design, no one can compete with us.

As part of our thorough erection and installation of your scaffolding, we guarantee its complete safety and reliability. Regardless of project scope, safety and client satisfaction are paramount.

Why Go Direct For Scaffolding Erection?

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Precise Construction

We save time by constructing our scaffolds intuitively, thoughtfully, and correctly the first time, every time.

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Safety Standards

All of our scaffolding structures are regularly checked by our personal health and safety executive.


Dream Big, Build Bigger

Regardless of the size of the building or structure that you require, we can provide and build the scaffold for you.


Verified Professionals

All our professionals are fully background checked and verified to ensure they are qualified to work with, erect and dismantle scaffolding of all sizes.

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Insured Work

To make sure your trust in us is 100%, we provide insurance cover. The insurance period & amount varies between services.


Satisfaction Guaranteed

Whether it is domestic scaffolding or commercial scaffolding our knowledge and application means that our clients are always left impressed.


Free Quote

We don’t charge for our quotes so there’s no reason to delay finding out what Direct Scaffolding can do for you.
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Attention To Detail

By sticking to the scaffolding services we know well, it guarantees that you always get the best results from us.

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One Stop Shop

Need another one of our services? We can provide solar panels, air conditioning units, and so much more!


Easy Payment

We have you covered with payment options to suit everyone’s preferences. Plus, there are no hidden fees, ever.


Midlands Based

We are based in the heart of the Midlands and operate all throughout these counties to help you and many others.


FM Solutions

As part of one of the UK’s most trusted facilities management groups, you can rely on us to get all work done to the highest standard.

Our scaffolding for homes services are conducted as meticulously as possible. Our scaffolding specialists never miss a trick.

Our Specialist Scaffolding Services

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Solar Scaffolding

Currently, we provide a lot of our scaffolding to one of our other companies, Direct Solar Care, in order to fulfill a range of different services for solar panel installation, solar panel repair, and more! 

By taking away the added hassle of having to arrange scaffolding, as well as solar panel services, this really takes the strain out of the whole process. We adhere to all HSE  regulations so that yours, and our safety, is always maintained.

When you need assistance with solar panels at any stage of your purchase or ownership, we can help you to keep everything running smoothly.

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AirCon Scaffolding

AC scaffolding is not something that is always realised when considering having an air conditioning system installed, the need for safe and secure scaffolding to ensure there is no damage to the air conditioning units, the property, and the people deftly installing them for you. 

Our AC scaffolding services makes sure that your new air conditioning is either installed or repaired without a hitch and before you know it, it’s time to start taking the scaffolding back down again! 

Of course, with us being the powerhouse of useful services that we are, you can also access all of these air conditioning specific services through our other company, Direct Air Conditioning! 

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Conservatory Scaffolding

At Direct Scaffolding, we understand that the shape and size of your conservatory, as well as the rest of the property, can dictate the need for different scaffolding requirements. Of course, with our scaffolding erection specialists, we can get you to where you need to be, whatever the requirements may be.  

View our dedicated conservatory scaffolding page to learn how we can help you achieve your goals for your own personal home project. 

Of course, if necessary this service can be combined with the services we offer through Direct Conservatory Air Conditioning also, so why wait to find out?

Get Scaffolding Erection From Us


1.Contact Us

When you know you want scaffolding services, it is as easy as giving us a call or an email.

2. Assessment

We will advise you what the best scaffolding solution is for your needs and how it will be achieved. 

3. Erection

Upon arrival, our scaffolding erection specialists will get the scaffold built in the blink of an eye.

4. Deconstruction

After the work you require is complete, we will get everything packed up and out of your hair.

Erecting Scaffolding Procedure

1. Check the area for obstacles and move if necessary (e.g. pots, etc.)
2. Quickly brief the customer about working over head height
3. Erect the scaffold to TG 20:13 and SG4:15 regulations
4. Hand over the scaffold to the customer/client if required

Our scaffolding specialist

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Steve Boulton

Scaffolding Manager - Chief Health & SAFETY Executive

Steve has 30 years’ experience in the delivery of safe and innovative access solutions and associated industrial services in the UK and overseas. He is a qualified scaffolder and has held senior operational management roles with Interserve IS, Cape IS and CLP Hong Kong. Steve specialises in complex fast-moving commercial access and scaffolding packages, and has a wide experience of carrying out contracts with restricted access and tight programmes in focused markets, Industrial Sectors, New Builds, Construction, Refurbishment, Heritage, Infrastructure and Temporary Roofing.

He is an experienced Director and Manager who possesses extensive knowledge, strong leadership and management skills with extensive experience developed within the scaffolding industry. Steve has the ability to manage change effectively to ensure excellent business performance and operational excellence in terms of safety, quality and delivery of service reliability on time and in budget.

Steve holds a range of construction and engineering qualifications including Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM L5) Associated Member, RSA – NVQ Level 4, Management (Diploma), IOSH Managing Safety, NCRQ Level 3 Safety Management, Level 6 Applied Health and Safety, CSCS Professional Qualified Person & Project Manager Card, IRATA Rope Access, ECITB Supervisor Management and Arca Asbestos Training for Managers / Directors.

Scaffold Erection FAQ

Scaffold Erection Solution

This completely depends upon your individual requirements. Certain factors vary from domestic job to job, for example the amount of scaffolding you need, the length of the project and how difficult it is to erect. Please call us at your earliest
convenience on 0800 088 6392 for a competitive quote from our friendly team.

A permit will only be needed if the scaffolding occupies a footpath or road. This can be obtained from your local council which you can do yourself or we can do it for you if you so wish if you want to make your life easier.

We would never recommend that you erect the scaffolding yourself simply because 0f health and safety. Our scaffolders have 25+ years experience and know how to erect and dismantle structures with ease and precision. This is important for stability and strength.

Yes. We would never send someone unqualified to erect or dismantle your scaffolding. All of our scaffolders carry CSCS cards so you can be sure that they possess all of the necessary qualifications to complete your job and we have 25+ years experience in the field. We also have CITB accreditations.

Primarily, we provide scaffolding for a lot of the projects we complete through our other companies, Direct Solar Care & Direct Air Conditioning. Both of these businesses are especially popular, and both of these industries can also have a need for scaffold. Therefore, a lot of our equipment is used to ensure that customers across all of our businesses are able to get comprehensive services that is able to fulfill all of their requests and needs.

We do also provide scaffolding for all homes and can ensure that the project you have started on your home can be seen all the way through to the end. As well as this we will also consider smaller commercial scaffolding jobs and are currently working towards being able to offer solutions for large-scale projects.

The short answer to how to set up scaffolding on uneven ground is a quick and simple one, don’t! We don’t set up scaffolding on uneven ground as this would go against HSE regulations regarding the safety of scaffolding structures and removing any unnecessary risk of damage or danger.

However, we do feel it is important to clarify that we do indeed construct all manners of scaffolding structures on solid and firm ground that allows for us to be able to build scaffolding that adheres to all safety regulations, while also getting people to where they need to go.

Scaffolding can even be installed on sloping ground provided that, it too, is solid ground.

In the case of obstructions, although it may prevent us from erecting a straightforward scaffold tower to reach the destination, typically there will be a way for us to work around this this and still provide you with the scaffolding service you so desperately need.

Our Scaffolding Certifications

At Direct Scaffolding, we are highly qualified and accredited. Our focus toward an unparalleled scaffolding service as well as health and safety is why we are so widely revered as providers of top-notch scaffolding solutions. If you would like to learn more and discover how we can dazzle you too, simply click any of the logos to be able to find out why we are the best.

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