Modifying a Home for a Senior

2017-09-19T14:56:34+00:00 September 19th, 2017|Elevators|

Most seniors want to live independently for as long as they can. Moving into a nursing home or assisted living center, or moving in with children or other relatives, may make sense for any number of reasons, but one must take into account the senior's self-esteem. Very few seniors are comfortable in situations [...]

How To Choose A Lift Repair Company

2017-07-09T18:54:41+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Elevators|

Lifts have become an essential item for every multi storey building. They require repair and maintenance at regular intervals. Lift repair and maintenance is a critical task and should only be handled by experts. If you own a building that has elevators, it is very important to hire competent professionals for the job. [...]

On Pneumatic Elevators

2017-07-08T18:52:19+00:00 July 8th, 2017|Elevators|

Elevators for use in residential buildings and small commercial spaces come in four principal types -- hydraulic, winding drum, counterweight and pneumatic lift. All of them have several pros and cons but the last one is undoubtedly the most interesting of the group. Known for their bullet-like shape and unique glass exteriors, pneumatic [...]

The Differences Between Manual Handling and Patient Handling – Train the Trainer Courses

2017-06-25T16:30:14+00:00 June 25th, 2017|Elevators|

Increasingly, employers are sending members of staff on train the trainer courses that focus on either manual handling or patient handling methods. These courses are growing in popularity as they allow businesses to have their very own top quality instructors after just a few days training, who can in turn train others, saving [...]

The Origin Of The Term Dumbwaiter

2017-04-17T19:53:45+00:00 April 11th, 2017|Elevators|

Dumbwaiters, that is to say small industrial freight lifts, are an almost ubiquitous sight in hotels, bars and restaurants nowadays. Often used to reduce trips and simplify everyday tasks for kitchen and hotel staff, these devices are extremely popular for their compact size, versatility, ease of use and relative sturdiness.Yet while many people [...]

Importance of Stairs

2017-04-10T13:26:20+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Elevators|

Stairs, in a unique way, are like bridge. They connect certain location to opposite ones, enabling people to go from one place to another and back. They make two ends meet, being a series of steps between one level to another, or from one floor to another. We simply walk or run unto [...]

Advantages of Using Elevators

2017-04-17T19:53:55+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Elevators|

Elevator is a tool or equipment which enables easy access and mobility to different levels or floors of a multi storied building. It can also be defined as a machine, usually used in multi leveled buildings, which is capable of moving vertically up and down to carry people and goods from one floor [...]

Why Install a Glass Elevator?

2017-04-06T12:28:21+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Elevators|

On a visual level, a glass elevator is an attractive addition to any home. The clear hoistway and car have an elegant and classic appearance that blend into a variety of d├ęcor styles. Once you're inside, the system offers a panoramic view of your home or business. Yet, beyond these aesthetic assets, glass [...]