What are plasterer's stilts?
Stilts are poles, posts or pillars used to allow a person or structure to stand at a height above the ground.
Plasterer's stilts are a time and labour saving device designed to eliminate the use of ladders, steps and scaffolding.
They come in a range of sizes shapes and models.
As well as different colours too!
Plasterer's stilts are also known as 'dura stilts', 'drywall stilts' and 'skywalkers'.
A brief history of stilts
Stilt-walking has been practised since the time of the ancient Greeks!
Stilts were also worn by the inhabitants of swamplands to traverse difficult terrain and cross fords.
Stilts are useful tools and have been used for a variety of activities throughout the ages