Small Works

QED Scaffolding Ltd continues to dedicate substantial resource to small works, assuring our custom the professional approach the company commits to all levels of business. Our estimators provide equally competitive quotations for smaller self build and refurbishment projects delivering a thorough professional service.

New Build Housing Developments

The company currently provides service for local builders on smaller developments to national house builders, building houses for sale and social homes with contracts generally ranging from £10,000.00 to in excess of £1,000,000.00. Our estimators have all attended SMSTS training and are fully conversant with the working at height regulations, providing compliant affordable solutions for new build homes.

Timber Frame Developments

Over the past decade several of our customers have built timber frame construction buildings, ranging from commercial buildings, hotels, student accommodation, residential apartments and new build homes. During this period we have developed a expansive knowledge of expertise, which we can share with our customers engineering out potential problems at the planning stage, resulting in a access solution to best suit the variable trades commonly associated with such kind of development.

Home Refurbishment

This is a market QED Scaffolding Ltd currently erect and dismantle scaffolding on in excess of 100 properties per calendar month. The majority of work is on live residential estates, a commitment only achievable due to the companies un rivalled fleet of transport which has resulted in the company being one of the countries largest operators in this field. Our staffs have developed excellent appreciation of this problematic type of work, which provides or clients with peace of mind they have a professional scaffolding contractor on board.

Rail & Highway Work

Many of our operatives have attended PTS training in order to work track side. We have provided scaffolding on several bridges, viaducts and stations for construction, blasting, painting, steel refurbishment and offering DDA compliant substitute access solutions while the structures being repaired/replaces are temporarily closed. Our engineers provide compliant Form C design solutions to achieve access to all required areas.

Reactive maintenance /emergency call outs

Our client base includes housing associations, breweries, insurance companies and many commercial sites. Such customers require a 24hr, 365 day commitment, that should they require resource it is readily available. QED Scaffolding enters in to retained contract agreements; delivering a commitment should we be required we are always a phone call away.

Town city/ centre works

We have erected hundreds of scaffolds in this complex high risk environment to facilitate new build and refurbishments requirements. At the planning stage here at QED we assess this potentially high risk environment with solutions such as out of hours working, reducing the exposure to excessive risk. The company will assist in the obtaining and satisfying the local authority in obtaining scaffold licenses. 

Restraint scaffolds

We have provided for several customers solutions to provide restraint to delicate facades; this has been achieved on listed buildings whilst consulting with the Heritage during the planning build process. QED also have provided such to support emergency situations on un-stable and fire damaged buildings.


This category of works is variable with works ranging from £10,000.00 - £1,000,000.00, with service being provided on works on churches, schools, hospitals, prisons and new police stations to name a few areas. Scaffolding has been provided to accommodate both new build and refurbishment developments. QED Scaffolding Ltd commits our experienced estimators to prepare a comprehensive scaffold schedule detailing a professional take on scaffolding requirements, thus reducing exposure to hidden cost

Major Projects

The company specialises in this market, providing large teams of operatives with an appointed project manager to liaise with our clients. Due to the quantity of stock QED operates with and our relationship with our hire and sales partner, this results in a competitive quotation. The company has provided service on several projects in excess of £1,000.000.


We can provide references on all fields detailed above should they be required. Listed here within is only an overview of the companies operations. With the period the company has been training and the experience of QED management, we believe their is no access requirement for which the company cant provide a competitive scaffolding solution for.