System Scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding Lewes provides our customers with scaffolding systems that are designed to meet the high standards required by building contractors and builders. Our reputation is built on delivering high-quality scaffolding solutions that exceed our clients’ expectations. Our modern system scaffolding is ergonomically designed for easy deployment and safe operation. With our superior systems scaffolding, you get double the folding rib and a lot more value at no extra cost.

What are the benefits of our systems of scaffolding

We at our depot in Lewes, have an extensive range of modular scaffolding suitable for reaching any height and for all types of building, some of which include: Systems Scaffolding Can Benefit Your Business in a Number of Ways


Whether installing a system scaffold for a large complex building renovation or the construction of an entire skyscraper, we have the basic components and accessories to support your needs including outriggers, swing gates, stairways, wall ties, plans, decks, and more.

Enhanced Productivity

With fewer components and a lightweight build, we reduce your workload. You can set up and take down our scaffolding in less time. For the same area of coverage, Ace scaffolding Lewes systems are quicker to erect as opposed to traditional systems of scaffolding.

Our Guarantee

  • More than six years’ experience 
  • 100% assurance for satisfaction and safety
  • Excellent service 
  • Industry-approved and qualified scaffolders 
  • A complete array of scaffolding services 
  • Meticulous, reliable, and professional 
  • Unrivalled industry experience 
  • Provision of unmatchable work value for money 


Working on a challenging project? Our scaffolding has the strength and versatility you need. Our scaffolding is suitable for different surroundings, from residential to condominium units, commercial and industrial buildings, warehouses, prefabrication sites, workshops, entertainment and event spaces.

Lightweight Scaffolding System

The components of our system scaffolding are manufactured using high tensile strength seamless, annealed tubes that are over 20 per cent lighter than conventional tubing.


Our scaffolding is so much more affordable than code-compliant systems because it takes less time to set up/tear down which in turn saves you labour costs significantly. Ace Scaffolding Lewes systems are a model, which means that there are no bolts, clamps, nuts or other fittings, and this makes setup simpler.

Prompt Setup

Ace Scaffolding Lewes makes it easy to erect systems scaffold without all the loose fittings.

The sectors we cover

Commercial Scaffolding

We offer the complete line of scaffolding and fall protection products for commercial applications.  We are the scaffolding company of choice for your commercial work at height and hard to reach structural areas.

Industrial Scaffolding

We work with industrial clients to develop bespoke scaffolding that matches their exact needs, providing years of reliable operation.   Our scaffolding services include delivering emergency access for repair during power outages, full-scale construction scaffolding for the building of new facilities and access for regular maintenance. We can create a bespoke scaffolding that fits any requirement, whether it is to take a skyscraper up or to upgrade the railings on your home.

Scaffolding Types

  • Residential Scaffolding 
  • Commercial Scaffolding
  • Industrial Scaffolding

Domestic Scaffolding

Ace Scaffolding Lewes is a well-established scaffolding company in Lewes and surrounding areas. We offer quality domestic scaffolding services and are affordable and friendly to work with. Whether you need a scaffold platform to fix a leaky roof, or a specialist scaffold hire for a luxury development, we are the people you want to contact.  With a number of different options available, you can be sure there’ll be an ideal scaffold for your needs at Ace Scaffolding Lewes. All our work is completed to the highest possible safety standards, with all materials carried out by expert teams.

Our system scaffolding erection and supply process

Before any project is started we hold a full consultation session with our clients to understand in detail their scaffolding working platform requirements. We are dedicated to providing proper erection of the equipment, in accordance with all relevant health and safety guidelines. One of the things that separates our service from other scaffolding companies is the bespoke service we deliver. Our scaffolding is regularly maintained and safety checked. We rely on only the most experienced and qualified scaffolders who carry out a variety of inspections to make sure that you are working in a safe environment. Our team of highly skilled and experienced scaffolders stay current with the latest industry best practice processes by undergoing regular training.

Why choose us

When you want peace of mind that your scaffold is safe and secure, choose Ace Scaffolding Lewes. Here are reasons why:


Ace Scaffolding Lewes has been in the scaffolding industry for 10 years. During this time we have built up a wealth of scaffolding knowledge and experience. Our clients work with us knowing that we will deliver precisely the scaffolding they need every time. Ace Scaffolding Lewes is a company built around values, and pride ourselves on providing each customer with the best service possible in the commercial, domestic and industrial sectors.


As highly trained professionals, our team of scaffolders are able to install the correct scaffolding systems and will always ensure that any areas on which they are working meet health and safety standards. Our clients can save time, money, and stress by using our scaffolding services. For all your access needs, we provide a range of scaffolding and access products. We have scaffold towers of various sizes and accessories to ensure you are getting the right product for your project.

Quality service

Over the years, we have earned a great reputation in this area which is only going to get better. Our system scaffolding is built with quality in mind using cutting-edge technology to create a scaffold platform that allows you to work safer, at heights.  We have great training systems and work hard to make sure the best practices are always followed. We build great scaffold systems and are a reliable company at the same time. Our local knowledge helps us build strong relationships with all the businesses, tradesmen and homeowners we’ve worked with.

Our team of scaffolders is carefully selected by our experienced management and we provide a comprehensive scaffolding support network to ensure you get the best scaffolding services in Lewes.

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Big or Small Job, We Got You Covered

No job is too big or small for us to handle at Ace Scaffolding Lewes, we give you the attention and flexibility you need with affordable prices that suit every budget. We have a wide range of scaffolding products available, from rubbish chutes to towers and handrails. We pride ourselves not only on the exemplary quality of our scaffolding service but also the safety and efficiency at which we operate. We are one of few Lewes-based scaffolding companies to have National Access and Scaffolding Confederation (NASC) certification.

Ace Scaffolding Lewes specialises in all your scaffolding requirements. We know that the safe, secure and speedy completion of a project is crucial to you, which is why our team is so committed to delivering the highest quality service on every job. Compliance is a top priority for Ace Scaffolding Lewes. We follow scaffolding industry best practice and comply with all health and safety regulations. It is our commitment to providing an industry leading service that minimises your work at height risks. We are confident in our proven record of excellence. We have never had a single accident or fatality with any of our structures. This is a testament to the professionalism of our scaffolders and our dedication to every project. We perform work to the highest standards, have received a number of valuable accreditations, and are proud to be CITB advanced registered and CHAS accredited.

Quick Assembly

With access to a range of tower scaffolding and safety equipment for hire, we ensure that your work is completed quickly and efficiently. Our goal is to complete every project on time and on budget while delivering a high-quality product. No matter how complex or large, we can successfully complete any project. We have years of experience in delivering high-quality scaffolding services at prices that are just right for our clients. As experts in construction and scaffolding, we have the knowledge to erect scaffolding that is safe for use at all times. Our scaffolders are equipped with complete safety gear, and undergo rigorous training before they can start working. Our scaffolders have received certification from the CISRS. All our employees have been through an intensive health and safety induction course, and we can provide public liability insurance, as required by law. We are fully compliant with all Health and Safety regulations.


We use our vast network of scaffolding towers to ensure the cost-effective delivery of scaffolding services for all customers. You can count on us for low price scaffolding that will make your project run smooth and be cost effective, too! Ace Scaffolding Lewes will fulfill all your scaffolding needs, whether it’s a residential or commercial project. We have many years of experience in the scaffolding business to help you with both large and small jobs. From £5 million construction projects to residential extensions, you can get a scaffolding solution delivered to your site at a price you will be happy with.

Hire Rates

Ace Scaffolding Lewes has built an excellent reputation for offering affordable, high-quality services to both commercial and domestic clients in Lewes. We offer the hire of scaffolding on a per day or weekly rate. The price includes erection, dismantling and any other services that you require.

Delivery Rates

If you are either a homeowner or a contractor involved in any form of renovation work, it is crucial that you hire the right scaffolding services. ACE scaffolding strives to deliver high-quality scaffolding services every time. Our charges for delivering scaffolding in Sussex are extremely competitive, because we are based in Lewes, East Sussex. Friendly, helpful staff available on the end of the phone to quote for delivery of steel scaffolding, aluminum scaffolding or tube & fittings scaffolding to anywhere in Lewes. Please call 01273 257 020.

Get In Touch

Our experience and expertise mean that we can deliver superior scaffolding equipment and scaffold towers at the right time and at the right price. Please call 01273 257 020 for more information.

Frequently asked price related questions

What is system scaffolding?
System scaffold is lightweight, maneuverable and portable. The structure itself is separated into 4 components: A horizontal level, vertical poles or consoles, diagonal braces and accessories. The various components are easily assembled and disassembled using a wide range of accessories. System scaffolding has been the firm choice for the professional for years, and today provide access scaffolding, staircase towers and quick stage scaffold towers
What is the cost of hiring scaffolding?
In general, costs will depend on how much scaffolding you require and its condition. However, here at Ace Scaffolding Lewes, we can provide you with a quote based on the type of scaffolding you need.
I don’t know what kind of scaffold I need. Can you help me with that?
If you are looking for or wish to discuss scaffold hire, please do not hesitate to telephone or email us. We look forward to hearing from you soon! Our team of experts will help you select the right scaffold for your job and we’ll make sure you have everything you need to get started.
What is a cup lock scaffolding system?
Cup lock scaffolding systems are a form of scaffold that utilises a unique locking system. Quick to set up with a secure locking mechanism and easily adjustable to suit any work space, the cup lock scaffold has been used for decades in all industries.
Will I need to get a permit to have a scaffolding system installed?
It depends on the location of where you are building your scaffold. If it will be built within your construction site, you will not need a permit. If the scaffolding system will be installed at a location other than your construction site, you will need to get a permit. Scaffolding permits are usually issued by the local council, who will expect you to know about the relevant legislation.
What is the most prevalent form of system for scaffolding?
Supported scaffolding is used because it has a wide range of uses in both residential and commercial areas. Supported scaffolds are erected from the bottom up, hence the need for some sort of support system that will hold all the individual sections together until the final section is in position.
What are scaffolding’s main components?
One of the key components in scaffolding is the transom, which acts as a mainly horizontal structure linking together standards and ledger, forming a base for workers to stand on. Standards separate framed panels from one another, and may be installed on-edge (horizontal), flat (vertical) or in an angle orientation.
For what is the outrigger being used on a scaffold?
An outrigger is a supported scaffold made up of platforms resting on outrigger beams (thrust outs) erected facing the building, beyond the wall or on the structure. The outrigger is a very important item on every scaffold. Without the outrigger and extra support your set-up with appear to be like a ladder and with that comes added risk.
What is Potlock scaffolding?
A Potlock load-bearing scaffold system is much easier to assemble and take apart. This precision enables assemblers to rapidly change jobs, utilizing components of finished scaffold in the process. Potlock is a patented form of bridging stainless steel which allows a wall to be built up quickly and easily to create a temporary working platform.
What is independent scaffolding?
An independent scaffolding system is made up of two rows of standards, with each row parallel to the building. The scaffold platform is then centered and placed onto the inner row. The next row is then built and the process continues until each level of the scaffold is constructed.
What is quick stage scaffolding?
Quick stage scaffolding is one of the most versatile scaffolding systems available and quick to erect. The system can be used for a variety of projects including commercial, public, and residential construction site installations.
How does one measure the scaffolding load capacity?
When setting a scaffold, you need to make sure that the base width of the scaffolding is four times or more than the minimum width.
How long would it take for scaffolding to be erected?
It can take anywhere from two to 48 hours to assemble a scaffolding system depending on the type of scaffolding to be erected.
What is mobile scaffolding?
Mobile scaffold is a type of supported scaffold that is set on casters or wheels. Mobile scaffolds are movable platforms designed to be used for painting, plastering and other similar jobs.
What is Layher scaffolding?
A Layher scaffolding system has a unique 360 connection technology, which gives the Layher scaffolding system flexibility that is unmatched by other scaffolding systems.
What kind of materials are used for scaffolding?
Wood was originally used for scaffolding, but by 1922, wooden scaffolding was soon replaced by metal tubes made of steel. Today, there are many types of scaffolding. Metal remains the scaffolding industry standard. Aluminium and fibreglass are also used for smaller scaffolding structures. Both aluminium and fibreglass are lighter than steel, but equally strong.

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