Do they make a 16-foot ladder?

The most reviewed product in Step Ladders is the Louisville Ladder 16 ft. Fiberglass Twin Step Ladder with 375 lbs.

What size ladder do I need to reach 16 feet?


Max. Height You Want to Reach Buy This Size Ladder (assumes vertical 12-inch reach)
14 feet 10-foot
16 feet 12-foot
18 feet 14-foot
20 feet 16-foot

What is the difference between a platform ladder and a podium ladder?

A podium ladder is essentially a modified A-frame ladder. It folds the same and has similar steps. But where an A-frame ladder has a simple fold out shelf and reminds you not to use the last couple of steps, a podium ladder gives you a working platform.

How high can you reach with a 16-foot extension ladder?

15-foot reach
Extension ladder height = Estimated reach above the ground: 16-foot ladder = 15-foot reach. 24-foot ladder = 23-foot reach. 28-foot ladder = 27-foot reach.

How heavy is a 16 ft extension ladder?

16 ft Aluminum Extension Ladder, 300 lb Load Capacity, 30.5 lb Net Weight.

How much does a 16 foot a frame ladder weight?


Feature Size / Details
Approx. Product Width (in) 42.72
Approx. Product Depth (in) 7
Approx. Product Weight (lb) 103.5
Max. Standing Height 13ft 5in

Can you stand on ladder platform?

The topmost tread of a platform step ladder is – you guessed it – a platform that’s specifically designed to be stood on. So if you’re using a platform step ladder, you can stand on the top tread safely.

Are platform ladders safer?

This trend is picking up with more and more companies, at a minimum, requiring Platform Ladders instead of Step Ladders as these have been shown to be safer and less fatigue on the user.

How long is a 16 foot extension ladder not extended?

Extension ladders range in length from 16 feet up to and exceeding 40 feet. All non-self supported ladders should extend a minimum distance of 3 feet past the edge they rest against but not more than 4 feet. As with any ladder, extension ladders should be at the proper height and angle for optimum safety and stability.