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Our Best Step Ladders

Whether it's reaching for something on a high up shelf, or carrying out maintenance work on a light fitting in a ceiling, there's nothing more convenient than Step Ladders to come to your aid. Their low height options makes them more ideal than an extension ladder for tasks indoors, and their ease of use makes them more simple than a combination ladder. Many Step Ladder are also designed to fold away for convenient storage even in the tightest of spaces.

The step ladders featured in this blog post all fully conform to EN131 standards for safety of portable steps and ladders, so you can be reassured that they are safe and secure to use. They are ideal for use in a variety of environments both at work and at home, including industrial work or DIY projects. 

But which step ladder is right for your requirements? Let us help you decide. Keep reading for a short selection of our 6 best step ladders. 

 

Premier Lightweight Step Ladders 

Manufactured from super strong yet lightweight aluminium, these ladders are both durable and easy to use, ideal for home use by the DIY enthusiast. They also feature twin hand rails for extra safety when in use and are available in 5 sizes: 2.2m, 2.4m, 2.6m, 2.9m and 3.1m. This ladder is extremely versatile and excellent value for money.

  • British made premier lightweight step ladder
  • Sizeable maximum load of 150kg
  • Comfortable 270mm x 250mm platform
  • High support rail including integrated tool tray



Pro-Max Trade Step Ladders

Constructed with a strong tubular frame, these ladders are designed to combat the rigours of intensive work, making them ideal for professional use in construction settings or facilities management. With a generous size range available, from 2.5m to 4.4m, the Pro-Max Trade Step Ladder is ideal for your industrial needs. 

  • British made Pro-Max trade step ladder
  • Over tested to 360kg with 150kg recommended maximum working load
  • Robust and large 390mm x 382mm bi-folding platform
  • High support rail including integrated tool tray



Heavy Duty Fibreglass Step Ladders (Platform) 

These ladders are constructed with high quality, non-conductive fibreglass stiles designed to tolerate up to 30,000 volts, making them ideal for intensive professional use with electrical work. These ladders are available in 5 sizes: 2.5m, 2.8m, 3.0m, 3.5m and 4.0m. 

  • British made heavy duty fibreglass platform step-ladder
  • Fully conforms with new EN131 and EN61478 professional standards
  • Non-conductive stiles insulated to 30,000 volts
  • Sizeable maximum load of 150kg



Versatile Folding Step Ladder & Sack Truck

This ladder has a clever dual-purpose design and functions both as a step ladder and sack truck, capable of carrying up to 60kg as a sack truck or 150kg as a step ladder. This unit also features wheels for mobility and folds into a compact size for easy storage. This option is both practical and cost-effective, ideal for use in offices, schools, warehouses and other commercial premises. 

  • Innovative dual-purpose design
  • Mobile on 2 wheels
  • Large toe plate, measuring 39cm (w) x 28cm (d)
  • Comfortable foam rubber handle for balance and safety



Space Saving Folding Aluminium Step Ladder 

If it's a smaller unit you need, look no further than our space saving and folding step ladder. It is just 5.5cm deep when folded, making it ideal for tucking into small gaps for storage. Its size does not compromise on safety, featuring non-slip feet and a lightweight, easy to carry aluminium frame. This step ladder is safe to use around electrical work, as well as offices, schools and in the home. 

  • Compact design for storage 
  • Large platform size 33cm (w) x 26cm (d)
  • Lightweight aluminium construction
  • Three sizes available



Folding Step Ladders with Soft Grip Handle

These ladders are ideal for a range of domestic tasks as they are both lightweight and able to fold with ease. The top platform has been designed for use as a seat, making them both versatile and user-friendly. The unit also features a soft grip handle for comfort, ideal for safe use and transportation around the home. These ladders are available with a choice of 2, 3 or 4 steps, depending on your desired height. 

  • Strong yet lightweight steel frame
  • Non-slip treads and feet for safety
  • Soft grip handle for control
  • Folds into a compact, space-saving unit



If you have any questions about any of Our Best Step Ladders, please contact our knowledgeable customer service team who will be happy to help.

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