Monthly Archives: February 2020

3 Factors That Can Influence the Cost of an Elevator

As one of the most important investments a property owner can make, the team here at Elevators Ltd ensure that our lifts are inspected before and after installation in order to confirm that they are fit for use. With this said, there are a variety of different components that clients should take into consideration when [...]

3 Things to Consider for a Domestic Lift Investment

The majority of British homeowners often presume that their property is unsuitable for a domestic lift installation. After all, the passenger elevators that are available for public use are often large and bulky. Luckily, residential alternatives have been designed with domestic use in mind in order to provide homeowners with a variety of benefits for [...]

How Realistic is Magnetic Elevator Technology?

For almost 200 years, elevator technology has utilised steel ropes or hydraulic pistons in order to move a cab between the different floors of a building. In fact, the reliability of the traction system which uses a rope and pulley attached to a sheave, is the very reason why skyscrapers are possible. Here at Elevators [...]

3 Facts You Never Knew About Elevators

Although modern elevators as we know and use them today are the direct result of almost two centuries worth of design and development, humans have been using basic models since the beginning of recorded history. After all, the Romans would transport heavy items between the different floors of buildings using slave labour and a primitive [...]

3 Reasons to Choose Elevators Ltd

An elevator is a specialist piece of technology that has been perfected over several centuries worth of development. After all, it was the emergency safety break created by Elisha Graves Otis in the 1850s that paved the way for the birth of the modern elevator industry as we know it today. Here at Elevators Ltd, [...]

How to Maintain a Dumbwaiter

As one of the most beneficial investments a business in the service industry will make, a fully functioning dumbwaiter is an important feature found in restaurants, cafes and hotels. After all, they prevent cross-contamination during the transportation of food and can make it much easier for housekeeping staff to transport laundry. With this said, it [...]

The Benefits of Stair Lifts

Although they are often branded with negative connotations, it is important that people recognise the importance of the stair lift. After all, it is one of the most quintessential accessibility tools on the market and can be installed with ease and simplicity. Read on as the team here at Elevators Ltd go over some of [...]

The Difference Between Geared and Gearless Elevators

The traction lift is considered one of the oldest designs of the elevator industry as it has been in use since the early 20th century. After all, the rope and pulley system that it uses is reliable, and the implementation of a counterweight ensures that energy is used as efficiently as possible. Here at Elevators [...]

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