A selection of step ladders

Step ladders can be used for all sorts of different jobs, both at home and in the workplace. A sturdy step ladder is undoubtedly a very handy thing to have, so it's no surprise that they're among our best-selling items.

Still, if you're looking to purchase a step ladder, you may be slightly stunned by the wide range of products available. We've got more than 40 different step ladder varieties for you to choose from - including an assortment of warehouse steps, mobile working platforms and step stools - and while it's always nice to have plenty of options, we understand that it can be a bit overwhelming if you don't know exactly what you're after!

With that in mind, here's a handy buyer's guide to help you get the best step ladder for your requirements...


Best-selling step ladder

Our best-selling step ladder

If you just want a standard step ladder that's good value for money and suitable for an array of different jobs, we recommend our best-selling Platform Step Ladder with Handrails. It's our most popular step ladder product, and it's ideal for everyday use.

  • Lightweight aluminium step ladder
  • Maximum load: 150kg
  • Handrails included for extra safety
  • Available with 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10 or 12 treads

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Fibreglass step ladder

Stay safe when working with electricity

If you're an electrician, an aluminium step ladder is not recommended - instead, you need one of our fibre glass step ladders, which are non-conductive and thus suitable for electrical work.

Pictured above is the Werner 716 Fibreglass Swingback Step Ladder, which offers great value for money and improved safety when carrying out electrical installations and maintenance.

  • Non-conductive fibre glass ladder
  • Maximum load: 150kg
  • Ladder top can be used to hold tools, paint, etc.
  • Available with 4, 5, 6, 8, 10 or 12 treads

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Heavy duty warehouse step ladder

Ideal for warehouse work

As previously mentioned, our step ladder collection includes a wide variety of warehouse steps that are specifically designed for efficient picking and storage in a warehouse environment.

Pictured above are our Heavy Duty Warehouse Steps - they're ideal for use in warehouses and factories, and they come with a 10-year guarantee so you can rest assured that you've made a good investment.

  • Heavy-duty steps for warehouses and factories
  • Maximum load: 150kg
  • Guaranteed for 10 years
  • Available with 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12 or 14 treads

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We have all sorts of other products available in our aluminium step ladders section, so if you haven't found what you're looking for yet, we strongly recommend having a browse. If you need any help, please feel free to get in touch with the Ladders UK Direct team!

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