The Signs of an Un-Maintained Elevator

Here at Elevators Ltd, we strive to provide our customers with the quality that they deserve and that is why all of our elevators are fully inspected prior to and following an installation. With this said, the longevity of this investment is fully dependant on the care it receives throughout its lifespan. In fact, […]

3 Signs an Elevator is Overdue a Service

As a piece of man-made
technology, it is essential that an elevator is inspected by a licenced
professional on a regular basis in order to ensure that it is safe for use.
After all, a small problem can quickly develop into a serious issue that may
end up putting the lives of passengers at risk. Here at Elevators […]

How to Choose a Reliable Lift Maintenance Company

The secret to lift longevity is
the implementation of routine and high-quality maintenance from a reputable and
reliable contractor. After all, an elevator is a man-made piece of machinery
which means that it cannot regulate its own maintenance needs and must be
tended to by an experienced engineer. Here at Elevators Ltd, our engineers are
fully accredited. Read on […]

How Do Elevator Doors Work?

Here at Elevators Ltd, we have
begun to notice that a vast majority of the educational blogs about our
industry on the internet tend to focus on the internal components of a lift,
such as the motor and the counterweight. With this said, passengers would not
be able to use an elevator without a fully-functioning set of doors. […]

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 rope and pulley […]

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 is vital that a […]

The Different Types of Elevator Inspections

As a piece of man-made equipment,
an elevator requires a lot of attention to detail from a qualified professional
in order to ensure that the moving parts stay in tip top condition. After all,
general wear and tear may be impossible to prevent but regular maintenance and
routine inspections will ensure that it doesn’t lead to an expensive […]

The Importance of Elevator Load Testing

Since elevators are mechanical
pieces of equipment, they require routine testing and servicing from a licenced
engineer in order to ensure that they are in tip top condition all year round.
After all, a problem can develop with subtlety which means that the property
owners may not realise that an elevator is damaged until the problem has
developed in […]

3 Signs an Elevator Cab Needs to be Repaired

With the right care and maintenance, an elevator can provide
several decades worth of service. After all, these man-made contraptions are
designed with reliability and longevity in mind in order to ensure that
property owners receive the best value for money on their investment. With this
said, mechanical installations cannot regulate their own maintenance which
means that an engineer […]

The Lowdown on Pope Francis’ Elevator Turmoil

Even a well-maintained elevator is subject to general wear
and tear, however, the likelihood of being trapped inside a broken-down cab is
very slim. After all, the components that make up an elevator and assist with
its smooth-running are designed with longevity in mind, even when the basic
care requirements are barely being met. With this said, the […]