There are many types of ladders that make them suitable for almost any application. There are ladder accessories available to make them more useful and safer for use. Ladder accessories are good because they make one type of ladder useful for another application. You do not have to buy one ladder for a certain application and buy another one for a different application. Ladder accessories will make the ladder usable for many applications.
A ladder plank can convert your ladder into temporary scaffolding. Using high strength plank accessory, a person can stand on it and work as if he is on a scaffolding. A person can work with both hands without worrying about falling down. It is very easy to set-up and can store in nearly half the extended length. When you are buying a plank, look for the one with a slip-resistant surface. This is available in different sizes.
There is also a solution for the ladder when the surface is not even and stable. This ladder accessory is a leveler. This is a good feature that will ensure safety when you are working on uneven surfaces. This will remove the tendency of falling due to ladder movement.
There is also an accessory that is best for applications such as around windows, rain gutters, overhangs, bushes and other obstacles. This is called a wingspan. This adds more versatility to the ladder and it can be attached easily. This will help you do that hard task easily with little effort than it used to be.
There is also available ladder accessories that set your ladder in a storage position. Some manufacturers sell kits that include a wheel kit, wrench, drill bit and instructions on how to use them. Using this ladder accessories kit and instruction, you can roll the ladder behind you as you work.