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 […]

The Evolution of the Elevator

Without the invention of the
elevator, modern society as we know it would be considerably different. After
all, it would be impossible to climb
80-story buildings and history shows that they only exist thanks to the
engineering genius of the emergency elevator safety break in the mid-19th
century. Whether they are installed for the purpose of helping those with […]

The Different Parts of an Elevator

As one of the most innovative
designs of the early 19th century, modern society as we know it
today would struggle to cope without the elevator. After all, it is the reason
why we have so many skyscrapers and is an essential tool of independence for
those who are disabled, especially those who are wheelchair bound. Read on […]

The Lowdown on Hydraulic Elevators and Machine Rooms

Most people will know that
elevators can be separated based on whether they have been fitted with
hydraulic operation or traction operation, however, very few recognise the
importance of the machine room. After all, it may require a large amount of
space but it is one of the most important aspects in the entire design of the
elevator. Read […]

Reasons to Remove an Elevator

Here at Elevators Ltd, it is no
surprise that our specialities lie with elevator installations and how they can
benefit a variety of property owners, but that doesn’t mean that we don’t
understand the market for lift removal too. After all, there are a variety of
reasons why a removal may be considered the most appropriate course of […]

The Benefits of Lift Modernisation

The average elevator lasts for around
two decades, however, regular maintenance can extend this longevity guarantee.
With this said, lift modernisation is taking the industry by storm and involves
replacing worn out components with fresh and modern upgrades. Here at Elevators
Ltd, we believe that elevator modernisation is something that every property
owner should take into consideration, especially as […]

5 Unusual Elevators Across the Globe

Whilst we often deal with regular
passenger lifts here at Elevators Ltd, it is hard to deny that there are some
extraordinarily designed elevators around the world. In fact, some of these are
so unique that they have become tourist attractions in their own right. Read on
as we go through five of the most interesting and expertly […]

Preventative Elevator Maintenance Tips

Here at Elevators Ltd, we try to
emphasise the importance of maintenance at every opportunity. After all,
neglecting to have the mechanical aspects of your elevator serviced allows
otherwise minor issues to develop into serious safety risks. Read on as we go
through a few important preventative elevator maintenance tips that can help
every lift owner keep their elevator […]