Scaffold Erection

Ace Scaffolding Uckfield provides high quality scaffolding erection services for individuals and business owners in the Uckfield area.. From chimney repairs, temporary roof installation and safe access on your commercial projects, we have the scaffolding solution for you. 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 pride ourselves on everything we do and ensure that no erected scaffolds are marked ‘completed’ until we carry out a risk assessment and maintenance inspection and are ensure they 100% meet industry standards. Our scaffolding services are reliable and of the highest quality, no matter the size of the project. 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 Erection

Amongst our services, we are able to provide scaffolders access to safe scaffold platforms through the provision of workforce lifts for easy access to the working platform. As well as scaffolding, we can also provide scaffold platforms, access towers and staircases where practicable.

We adopt a unique system of operation which enables our scaffolding team to work away from and then back towards the means of access and emerge progressively, especially when they want to erect, alter, or dismantle the next lift.

Our Service Sectors

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

Scaffolding Erection Services for Domestic Properties

At Ace scaffolding Uckfield, we offer top-quality domestic scaffolding services to homeowners in our service area as far as Uckfield to the east. Our personal approach to service allows us to understand your needs and our professional service staff can design scaffolding for any job. We can tailor your needs so that not only do we meet – we exceed them! We understand the needs of all our customers. We pride ourselves on offering a friendly and professional service to all our clients, without using scaffold industry jargon.

Commercial Scaffolding Erection Service

Servicing Uckfield, Ace Scaffolding is a leading scaffolding contractor specialising in scaffold safe access solutions for both industrial and commercial clients, including domestic scaffolds, industrial scaffolds, and commercial scaffolds. Our major advantage over competitors in the area is the safety netting that we 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.

Scaffolding Erection Service for Industries

We are your one-stop solution for all types of industrial scaffold erection and dismantling. With our team of highly qualified and experienced scaffolders, you can rest assured knowing that we’ll provide you with innovative scaffolding solutions that are industry-leading in their efficiency, speed, quality, and affordability.

Scaffolding Service Types

Access scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding Uckfield supplies various types of “erect, adjust, and dismantle” tube and fitting access scaffold for domestic and commercial clients. The Ace scaffold system is the value-added material of choice for the Uckfield region, where it’s been keeping workers safe while constructing road and rail bridges over rivers and roads for more than 6 years!

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

Want to work at height safely? We offer internal scaffolding services for residential and commercial clients. The sturdy construction of our internal scaffoldingal means it can also be used as a vital escape route in the event of an emergency. 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

We take pride in providing our clients with the safest, most efficient support scaffold structure and scaffoders available. We’ve led the way in safety and skill for decades, proudly living up to our name as Uckfield’s leader in the support scaffolding industry. We do not neglect our clients after installing the scaffolds, we inspect and fix any defects that are found after use. Ace Scaffolding will provide regualar inspections to ensure that all the scaffolding work platforms are safe to use before the employees go on them.

Temporary Roof Solutions

Temporary roof solutions are ideal for certain roof projects like listed building renovations and church roof repairs. 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. Whatever you need waterproof and weather coverage for, we can supply you with quality temporary roofs at affordable prices.

Browse our gallery to see how we can create bespoke temporary roofing solutions for whatever you need, with a business model that allows us to be more cost-effective than our competitors.

Suspended Scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding provides affordable suspended scaffolding services at your work site. We’ll design a one-of-a-kind scaffold solution to meet your workplace needs and deliver quality services with the safety of your workers in mind. Our scaffolding experts have become recognised for erecting durable suspended scaffolds for different kinds of commercial and industrial buildings, such as factories, high-rise office blocks, and large shopping malls.

What Makes Us Different

When you choose Ace scaffolding Uckfield, it’s sure that you’ll receive a timely professional scaffold erection service of the highest quality at a competitive price. Some other reasons you should choose Ace Scaffolding Uckfield include:


We’re a team of scaffolding experts with a combined industry experience of more than 10 years in the scaffolding business, with an excellent track record of dedication to service, commitment to learning and development, and integrity. Our excellent track record and numerous positive reviews from customers have made us the go-to scaffolding erectors in the Uckfield region. We are one of the leading NASC-members in the area as we’re passionate about delivering high-quality services to our customers.

Quality Scaffolding

There is a clear increase in the number of scaffolds collapses across the country, mostly due to the use of inferior materials. To prevent this ugly situation in our clients’ projects, we make sure that the anchors used to fasten a scaffold to a structure are right for the base material, and they’re installed properly.

In addition, we understand the importance of scaffold safety, which is why we follow safe working practices and implement quality control checks at all stages of the construction process, including ensuring the scaffolds are not overloaded with materials such as tubes and fittings. To ensure the safety of workers during the entire project, we also carry out regular scaffold inspections and perform maintenance on the erected scaffolding when necessary. We’ll do everything we can to give you the best scaffolding service experience possible.

Affordable prices

At Ace scaffolding Uckfield, we offer scaffolding services at affordable prices compared to industry high rates, and we also ensure that every customer receives a quality service. We believe that a good business should be affordable, customer-friendly, reliable and efficient in service delivery.

We Can Handle Your Project, No Matter the Size

Ace scaffolding Uckfield can take on any type of your scaffolding projects, no matter how big or small they are. We build bespoke projects from the ground up, tailor-made to suit your needs, using a multitude of products underpinned with our traditional scaffolding know-how. We offer a wide range of scaffolding services that always consider safety and customer satisfaction. From residential scaffolding service to commercial scaffolding, and industrial scaffolding to street-level scaffolding, we have the right scaffolding solution for you.

Scaffolding Professionals Certified by CSCS

Ace Scaffolding Uckfield is committed to developing and training our employees to provide our clients with the best service possible in the scaffolding erection industry. Our scaffolding gang 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.

Dependable and Customer Friendly

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. Our professional scaffolding team can assist you in choosing the right access solutions for your project and give you professional advice to help ensure a safe scaffolding structure on site.


Ace scaffolding Uckfield is always concerned about safety and health. We work towards our goal of safety above and beyond by prioritising the safety, health and welfare of our workers on project sites.

Safety Standards

We take pride in our high safety standards at Ace Scaffolding Uckfield and ensure all our scaffolders are trained to always maintain these standard industry regulations. We’re a committed team of scaffolding experts, well equipped to take on any challenge. We use the highest quality materials and safety gear available. We’re also mindful of the high safety standards needed to safeguard your workers and the general public while scaffolding is in situ.

Health and Safety Guarantee

We conduct our business with the highest levels of integrity and professionalism. That’s why we want workers to know that their health and safety is always our number one priority. We are committed to delivering scaffolding services that are safe and reliable.

Each one of our scaffolds is designed with maximum safety in mind to help prevent accidents, slips and falls. We’re the contractors to trust in erecting and dismantling scaffolding platforms when health and safety requirements are important to you.

Ace Scaffolding Uckfield is committed to quality, service and safety. We offer scaffolds with the right safety features, like guardrails, harnesses and safety nets.

Work Height

All of our scaffolding erection and dismantling projects are planned thoroughly and supervised by experienced personnel with the necessary skillset to carry out the job effectively. 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 Protection

At Ace Scaffolding Uckfield, we use our own well-maintained scaffolding equipment and materials, as well as have a risk and insurance (Public Liability) of £XXXmillion.

Great Value

To demonstrate how cost-efficient our scaffolding services are, we give customers a free, no-obligation scaffolding quote over the phone. 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 Uckfield is a friendly and reliable scaffolding service, with the customer as our number one priority always. 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 Uckfield, so you’ll find our rates very friendly if you are based in Uckfield as we will be delivering from there. From site surveys to no obligation quotes delivered to your premises, we are ready to help you with your scaffolding needs. Ace Scaffolding has a dedicated “Contract Manager” who will work closely with you to deliver the highest quality scaffolding at a competitive price. Each team of scaffolding erectors has a leader who’ll ensure that work is completed professionally and on schedule. Our company’s reputation for professionalism should give you confidence, be it for complete bespoke scaffolding systems or a decorating scaffold for a hallway. You can count on us to deliver innovative, high-quality, cost-effective solutions to meet your every scaffolding need. Get in touch with us today.

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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. For more scaffolding advice or a quotation call us directly on 01825 290 004“>01825 290 004.


How does scaffold work?
The main purpose of erecting a scaffold is to provide workers with a safe working platform and an access solution suitable enough to walk or work across. By adhering to the specified European Standard, anyone who uses a scaffold can expect to be safe. These regulations are separate from the material composition of the scaffold.
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 crash-deck scaffolding?
A crash-deck scaffold is a temporary structure used to carry out repairs/renovations at ceiling heights. Although crash decks are usually used for lighter tasks, they can be used for heavier work if necessary.
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 swings up and down with the help of ropes tied to a catenary wire or attached to support columns. It is typically used for flat building exterior repairs or painting. The swing stage is a common form of suspended scaffold that comes in a variety of designs and configurations.
What is a cantilever scaffold?
A cantilever scaffold is another scaffold which is usually erected to angle out from a building structure. 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 install a scaffolding platform?
Well, it really depends on the kind of scaffold as well as the size and complexity of the scaffold. Normally, it takes between a few hours and two days.
Do you need a government permission to set up scaffolds?
You will only need permission if you need to erect a scaffold outside your property. If any part of the scaffold will extend up to the road or pavement outside your property, you should obtain a government license or permit from the local council officials.
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.
How safe is a scaffold?
In the scaffold has been built by experts and then erected following the correct regulations, the scaffold is safe and secure. Professionally constructed scaffolds will sit safely in any surface type, from an uneven or smooth ground to a sloppy surface. This is because there are some adjustable vertical components on the platforms which are part of such scaffolding systems. These adjustable components are used to compensate for ground irregularities.
Is the scaffolding required for roof works?
Yes, a scaffold with an edge is required for all work on the roof. From their robust design to their durability, scaffolds make it possible for workers to safely and efficiently complete jobs of all kinds. They also help to safeguard people working or working on the ground. A roof with no edge is very difficult to work on and makes moving materials and tools around the roof very dangerous. Without an edge, the probability of falling is extremely high.
What should the maximum height of a mobile scaffolding platform be?
The ideal minimum height to base length ratio for all freestanding scaffolding platforms is 3:1. A mobile scaffold platform must have a maximum height of 9m for general use.
What is the maximum gap permitted 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. However, the platform must be fully decked or planked.
Is it advisable to use a ladder on a scaffold platform?
In most instances, it is illegal to use ladders on scaffolding. The main reason for using scaffolding is to help reduce the risk of using ladders. Placing the ladder on the ground as intended carries less risk than placing it on the scaffold.
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?
To keep safe, it is important that workers must tie the scaffolding structure to the building at specific intervals once the working height is more than 3 times the smallest width of the scaffold tower. It is necessary to have a 5-ft wide platform fastened if the height is more than 15 ft. high.
Can scaffold platforms be set up permanently?
The scaffold forms part of the structure under construction and reinforces the work being done and can be temporary or semi-permanent. Our team has a wealth of experience in this sector, and are on hand to offer any advice you may need. We are here to provide you with quotations for scaffolding hire. Give us a call now on 01323 315 033 for your free, no-obligation quote.
What is the proper height of a scaffold on a project?
The ideal height is 6 ft above the ground level in the construction level and 4 ft above the lower level in the general industry. Also, fall protection on a scaffolding platform is required at 10 ft.

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