Lift Maintenance

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 [...]

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 [...]

The Consequences of a Lack of Elevator Maintenance

The elevator is made up of a variety of different components that work in harmony with one another by relying on both physics and mechanics. As a result, they must be meticulously maintained by an experienced and high-quality engineer in order to ensure that each part is in tip top condition and safe for use. [...]

Reasons to Invest in Elevator Maintenance

The elevator is a man-made piece of mechanical technology and this means that maintenance is a fundamental necessity in order to ensure that they remain in tip-top condition. After all, once a problem develops within an elevator, it isn’t going to go away without the expertise of an experienced engineer. With this said, some clients [...]

3 Advantages of the Elevator

Although the elevator as we know it today is still a relatively modern invention, we have been using the concept ever since Roman Britain was in power. With this said, it wasn’t until the 1850’s when Elisha Otis’ elevator brake really paved the way for developments within the industry and ensured that the lift was [...]

3 Elevator Noises That Should Be Investigated

The average elevator is relatively easy to maintain. After all, most problems are found early and can be repaired quickly as long as the cab is provided with routine inspections and servicing. With this said, it is important that property owners are able to tell when their elevator could use an unscheduled inspection by a [...]

How to Prevent an Elevator Breakdown

Although we are more likely to win the lottery than find ourselves free falling in an elevator, there are still a lot of people who avoid lifts like the plague for that very reason. After all, there is nothing quite like the fear of stepping into the unknown. Luckily, every elevator since the late 1800’s [...]

The Lowdown on Elevator Overheating

When it comes to the mechanics of equipment such as elevators, it is important that property owners provide regular and high-quality maintenance. After all, most problems start subtly and appear to be relatively minor, which means that they are often pushed to the bottom of the do-to list. Unfortunately, this provides the perfect time frame [...]

3 Common Problems Found During Elevator Inspections

Here at Elevators Ltd, we spend a significant amount of time emphasising the importance of maintenance. After all, it is there in order to ensure that an elevator is in a safe and operational condition whilst the technician also actively searches for minor areas of concern that could use repair work. Read on as we [...]

Maintaining a Residential Elevator

Just like any other mechanical investment, it is very important to provide a residential elevator with high-quality and regular maintenance. After all, it is there in order to ensure that the system is safe for use and to catch any minor issues early that would otherwise develop into costly repairs if they were left to [...]

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