Advantages of a Dumbwaiter in the Home

Although the dumbwaiter is commonly
associated with the service industry and can be found in restaurants and
hotels, more and more residential property owners are choosing to have them
installed too. In fact, large old-fashioned homes tend to come with an
outdated, but easily modernised, dumbwaiter already implemented into the
floorplan. Here at Elevators Ltd, we believe that that […]

How to Improve Residential Accessibility

The majority of properties in the
UK were built during the 19th and 20th century which
means that they many suffer from aged building techniques. In fact, life
expectancy is also on the rise which means that it is becoming more and more
apparent that accessibility focused homes are what the public requires.
Unfortunately, most people cannot afford to […]

Elevators and Equality Act Compliance

The modern elevator as we know it
today is still considered a relatively new invention, however, there is no
doubt that it has managed to benefit society in a variety of ways. In fact,
they are now so common that the average person will come across a lift multiple
times a day, whether they use it or not, […]

Are Elevator Aesthetics Important?

In a society that becomes more
obsessed with the way things look each day, more and more property owners are
starting to consider the aesthetical value of their elevator. After all,
outdated designs are no longer considered vintage in the eyes of the prying
public and the internet can make it difficult to rid businesses of bad first
impressions. […]

The Lowdown on the Autostadt Silos

When it comes to the world of
elevators, many people fail to think beyond the average passenger lift found in
a shopping centre. Interestingly, there are actually dozens upon dozens of
weird and wonderful elevators on the market, including giant aquariums with
live fish and cabs that manage to reach speeds of 22mph! Read on as the team
here […]

The Benefits of Braille in an Elevator

Statistics suggest that there are
around 2 million people living in the UK who are registered blind or have
partial vision loss. As a result, it is important to ensure that mechanical
contraptions like elevators cater to the needs of every member of society
equally. After all, we live in a very able-bodied society and this means that
many […]

The Benefits of Traction Elevators

Choosing a suitable elevator may
seem like an easy decision, however, the industry is more varied than people
initially realise. With this said, the first thing to consider is whether a
traction system or a hydraulic system is the most suitable for the property in
question. Luckily, it only takes a quick inspection from an engineer in order
to […]

What are the Differences Between Elevators and Dumbwaiters?

When it comes to the elevator
industry, the team here at Elevators Ltd are the experts you want on your side.
After all, each one of our members are equipped with the skills and knowledge
to advise you on your elevator purchases. In fact, many people do not know the
difference between a passenger elevator and a dumbwaiter […]

The Importance of Lift Modernisation

Replacing an entire elevator can be
a big expense that very few property owners can afford to pay out. After all,
it may be vital to ensure that the mechanics are safe for use, however, the age
of a cab does not dictate its performance. In fact, that’s where lift
modernisation comes in to play! Known for its […]

Unbelievable Elevators That Actually Exist

Since its invention, the elevator
has undergone quite the makeover. After all, it is safe to say that they no
longer implement the simplicity of a rope and pulley platform that was operated
by manual labour. In fact, the elevator is more advanced in the 21st
century than it has ever been and as a result, we have […]