How Traction Elevators Work

The elevator industry took off
following the beginning of the Industrial Revolution in the 19th
century. In fact, the new iron and steel processes completely revolutionised
the building world which meant that the construction of elevators had to change
in order to meet the increasingly high demands of skyscrapers. Here at
Elevators Ltd, we are proud to say that […]

The Characteristics of a Disability Friendly Elevator

Ever since the introduction of the
Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) and Equality Act 2010, businesses have a
legal requirement to provide accessibility for those who consider themselves disabled.
After all, it was incredibly difficult for disabled people to get around with
the lack of attention that was given to disability friendly accessibility. Here
at Elevators Ltd, we have a […]

Where Can You Find Elevators?

The elevator is an easily adaptable
piece of machinery, which means that they can be found in a variety of
different locations. After all, modern society relies on the presence of
elevators in order to get around. Here at Elevators Ltd, we believe that the
elevator is a marvellous piece of technology that has revolutionised the way
people are […]

The Benefits of a Dumbwaiter

The dumbwaiter was once a popular, high-class society household essential during the early 20th century and were used by kitchen staff in order to transport food from the basement to the dining area. Nowadays, they are used in order to assist employees that work in the service industry. Read on as the Elevators Ltd […]

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How to Secure an Elevator

Although it seems like such a trivial thing to contend with, a lot of spontaneous crime takes place within an elevator, which means that it is important to secure them. Here at Elevators Ltd, we like to cover all the bases when it comes to the elevator industry and in this blog, we have […]

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Where Did Elevator Operators Go?

The older generation may be able to recall a time when elevators were controlled by people rather than automatic electronics. In fact, these people were known as Elevator Operators and they were employed to take you to the floor you required. In the modern 21st century, we rely on technology so much that elevator […]

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Preparing Your Elevator For Winter

Here at Elevators Ltd, we like to cover every angle when it comes to the health of your elevator, especially when it comes to drastic temperature changes during summer and winter. With the nights drawing in and scarves cementing themselves as essential outdoor wear, it is easy to see that the cold season is […]

Everything You Need to Know About Replacing an Elevator

The average elevator can last for around two decades depending on how often it is used, the design of the components and the quality of the maintenance it is provided with. After all, staying on top of repair work is an essential part of elevator ownership. With this said, they are not invincible and […]

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Things to Consider Before Buying an Elevator

You can learn everything you would ever need to know about elevators from the internet. After all, there are thousands upon thousands of pages detailing every technological development, historical contribution and functionality improvement. With this said, it is important to carry out your own research before you make a purchase, especially when it comes […]

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The Safety of Hydraulic Elevators

An elevator can come with one of two systems: traction or hydraulic. Whilst both come with their own set benefits, it is important to take safety into consideration too. After all, most cases of elevator related claustrophobia stem from the fear of being injured inside a cab. Here at Elevators Ltd, we have a […]