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 […]

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 […]

By |December 26th, 2018|Lift Company|0 Comments

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 […]

By |December 19th, 2018|Lift Company|0 Comments

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 […]

By |December 13th, 2018|Lift Company|0 Comments

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 […]

By |December 5th, 2018|Lift Company|0 Comments

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 […]

By |December 4th, 2018|Lift Company|0 Comments

Are Horizontal Elevators Realistic?

Ever since we mastered the technology for the vertical elevator, scientists have been busy trying to revolutionise the mechanics in order to take us in every direction possible. After all, it seems that going up and down just isn’t enough in the 21st century! Here at Elevators Ltd, we may specialise in the traditional […]

By |October 25th, 2018|Lift Company|0 Comments

How to Escape a Stranded Elevator

Elevators are generally small spaces and due to this, it is no surprise that many people suffer from feelings of claustrophobia when they have no choice but to travel in one. Perhaps it is reassuring that there are many how-to-guides on the best possible course of action if you were ever to become stuck […]

By |November 17th, 2016|Lift Company|0 Comments

The Problems Caused By Impractical Car Parking

There’s nothing worse than turning up to work and finding that the car park is packed to the rafters. You find yourself circling the area in your car, scowling at every filled-up space as though one of the vehicles is going to magically dissipate into thin air. Eventually, you end up heading out of […]