Would you consider a step ladder as essential equipment for your wedding? Step ladders are now popular unique cost effective wedding décor. Someone once reported that a 3 foot 7 inch tall groom stood on a step ladder to kiss his 5 foot 7 inch bride. Whether it’s for decoration, reaching a bride or reaching the top shelf, a step ladder is a handy piece of equipment. The type of ladder you need depends upon the job.
1. Flip-N-Lite 300-Pound Duty Rating Platform Stepladder
The aluminum 5-foot, Flip-N-Lite-330 pound rating platform stepladder by Little Giant Ladder Systems with its slim profile weighs only 12.1 pounds. This step ladder has skid resistant feet on the bottom, wide steps, and a place to put tools and equipment on the top gap. It’s perfect for jobs involving standing for long periods of time.
2. Best Choice Products Shade 3 Step Ladder Platform Lightweight Folding Stool 330 LBS Cap Space Saving
Best Choice Products Shade 3 Step Ladder Platform Lightweight Folding Stool, 330 pound capacity, Space Saving with Tray is made of high quality steal construction and weighs 15.2 pounds. The nice feature is the work-tray at the top for storing the items you need while working.
3. New Hd 3 Step Ladder Platform Folding Stool 330 LBS Capacity
The New Hd 3 Step Ladder Platform Folding Stool 330 LBS Capacity Space Saving with tray by Giantex stands 27.2 inches. It comes with a tray to keep your tools or other items within reach. This ladder also allows you to place your entire foot on the steps, not just the ball of the foot. It’s the perfect for hard to reach places in and around the house.
4. Louisville Ladder L-3016-06 300-Pound Duty Rating Fiberglass Stepladder
The Louisville 6-Foot Ladder L-3016-06 is made of durable fiberglass and weighs 19.1 pounds. It features a 300-pound duty rating. This ladder has molded top with handyman’s tool slot. The slip resistant rubber feet; aluminum angle feet with thick rubber tread on all four legs provides sure footing.
5. Werner 6206 300-Pound Duty Rating Type IA Fiberglass Stepladder
The 6 foot 24 pound Werner 6206 300-Pound Duty Rating Type IA Fiberglass Stepladder is designed for industrial worksites. It has a plastic HolsterTop that will safely hold a gallon or quart of paint, cordless drill, fasteners, or hand tools. Residential users can use it for washing high windows, changing bulbs and cleaning the fan.
6. DeWalt DXL3810-06 6-Feet Fiberglass Stepladder Type IAA Manufacture Tested
The DeWalt DXL3810-06 6-Feet Fiberglass Stepladder is Type IAA Manufacture Tested to 500 Pounds. It weighs 27.7 pounds. This is an attractive step ladder with an elegant design and smooth finish. It features a metallic top with magnet and multiple tool slots. It is ideal for heavy jobs.
7. Hailo 8854-281 XXR 4 Step Aluminum Ladder
The 10.6 pound Hailo 8854-281 XXR 4 Step Aluminum Ladder has an adjustable support handle for stability. This step ladder has an extendable rail for greater stability. Parking bays in the steps save on space when folded. It also has a multifunction tray for paint cans and tools. The maximum load capacity is 330 Lbs.
8. Little Giant Ladder Systems 15109-001 300-Pound Duty Rating Select Step 6-Feet to 10-Feet Adjustable Step Ladder
The Little Giant Ladder Systems 15109-001 300-Pound Duty Rating Select 6-Feet to 10-Feet Adjustable Step ladder has an AirDeck workstation with handrail that provides extra stability while standing at the top of the Select Step. What sets this step ladder apart from the rest is that both sides telescope independently so you can use it safely on stairs and uneven surfaces.
9. Rubbermaid RM-SLA3-T 3-Step Ultra Light Aluminum Step Stool with Project Tray
The 225 pound capacity Rubbermaid RM-SLA3-T 3-Step Ultra-Light Aluminum Step Stool with Project Tray is heavy duty. It is designed with a hand grip, project tray and a top plastic step. The non-marring feet and solid one-piece top step automatically locks in place. Weighing only eight pounds, it is perfect for indoor maintenance tasks.
10. Cosco 8-Foot Signature Series Step Ladder
The Cosco 8-Foot Signature Series Step Ladder Type 1A has a lightweight – patented aluminum boxed frame. A convenient project tray has slots for tools, paint, and other project materials. It even has a paper towel holder. The large platform step with slip-resistant tread design makes this step ladder stable and secure. It is easy to carry and weighs just 22 pounds.
The most important consideration in choosing a step ladder is its purpose. Most people don’t need a 300 pound weight capacity, but they do have to carry the step ladder. Therefore, the step ladder’s weight is more important than the weight capacity. Skid resistance feet are important for safety. Ladder trays keep you from spending too much time climbing up and down. Aluminum ladders are lighter than fiberglass and will not crack over time. Little Giant Ladder Systems offers the best available choices in their 5 Flip-N-Lite Step ladder for smaller jobs and the Little Giant Ladder Systems 15109-001 versatile 6 to 10 feet adjustable step ladder with its telescoping sides for larger