Woodland of Kingston is one of the customers that have very kindly agreed to produce us with a case study on their recent purchase of a Youngman EN131 Professional Builders Stepladder - 6 Tread
As we’ve always said rolling library ladders are not only for use in libraries. We have seen these being used in kitchens, bars and all around the home to access higher storage spaces.
A couple of weeks ago Pat got in touch with us to share the beautiful images of her new wardrobes and rolling ladder! Continue to read to hear all about Pat’s project and experience with Ladderstore.
To follow on from our Ladder 101 series our next instalment is all about the basics of setting up your ladder, safely. We also have an infographic towards the bottom of this post that you can save to your phone or computer to refer to at a later date.
Following on from our last blog post about using a ladder safely, we wanted to continue this series and look into taking care of a ladder and the basics of how you should store your ladder in various scenarios. We also have an infographic towards the bottom of this post that you can save to your phone or computer to refer to at a later date.
During the month of May, we held a Facebook competition which asked customers: By working at height standards what is the last rung that is safe to be stood on? The amount of engagement we received was great, but we were slightly concerned with the number of answers that were incorrect. With this in mind, we have put together this handy 101 ladder guide on the basics of using a ladder, along with an infographic towards the bottom of the blog post that you can save to your phone or computer to refer to at a later date.
The Little Giant combination ladders give you the ability to carry out a whole host of jobs, but with such an extensive range of very similar looking combination ladders, it can be a minefield trying to figure out which is the correct one for you.
Happy National Sleepover Day!!!!
As the 9th of May is national sleepover day, one of our local charities BackUp thought it was the perfect day to also hold their PJ May fundraising coffee morning over at their headquarters.
Here at Ladderstore, we like to support charities where we can and the Red Box Project is no exception to this! Continue reading to find out exactly what the Red Box Project is, how you can help and why this is an incredibly important charity to get involved with.
Are you wanting to liven up the office environment this Easter and have some fun before the long (hopefully sunny) bank holiday weekend? Here at Ladderstore, this is exactly what we did to ensure that the day was as egg-stra special as we can make it for all our employees.
Why not kill two birds with one stone by helping the environment, recycling your crisp packets and raising money for charity at the same time!
Due to demand, Terracycle is supporting Walkers to set up their own recycling scheme. The aim of this initiative is to allow us to recycle crisp packets for the greater good. Any brand of crisp packets are accepted however they do not accept the following items:
The month of March is our birthday month and this year sees Ladderstore turning 15 years as a limited company.
In the true theme of the company, we thought that it was only right to have a party to celebrate.
If you aren't being swept off your feet this valentines day and have the pleasure of spending the day with your work colleagues we want to know how you are spending your day. We have taken a time out for a collaborative valentines themed lunch with lots of red and heart shaped treats,
Do you manage a team of people who use ladders on a daily basis? Has your team ever had ladder training, or do you have a qualified ladder inspector on site? If not, why not?
Not having your ladders properly inspected or having ladder users, incorrectly handling ladders can put your employees in a lot of danger and this can be easily be rectified with our Ladder Association accredited training that we offer at our Bolton facility or on-site at your firm.
Today at Ladderstore we have been participating with Christmas Jumper day in support of ‘Save The Children’ We’ve had a Christmas themed lunch, including mince pies and cheese and crackers. As well as our themed lunch we also had our annual Secret Santa swap.
We have all had a blast today getting into the holiday spirit, with lots of festive food eaten and silly party games played it’s been a very jolly old time!
This time last week our operations manager (Gareth) & customer service manager (Richard) left us for the day, to go down and see our good friends at Werner & Klime Ezee. Let's see what they had to say about the trip?
Today at Ladderstore we held our annual pumpkin carving competition and let me tell you this year's entries were fierce!
Here are this year's entries:
In the first week of October every year it is customer service week! To celebrate this national holiday here at Ladderstore we decided to interview our customer service manager Richard, each day of this week with different questions based on the word of the day set by ‘The Institute of Customer Service’, so let's find out exactly what working in customer service is like.
We have been participating in the biggest coffee morning in the world here at Ladderstore!
It has been a lovely morning with a great buzz in the office! We have had lots of
Lovely homemade treats to try and enjoy including:
The Health and Safety North event is running again for its 11th year and are delighted to announce that we will be returning for Ladderstore's 2nd year. With the huge success of last years event, we knew we had to come back!