elevator hoistway

What is an Elevator Hoistway?

What is an Elevator Hoistway? In 1880, the first electric elevator was invented, and in 1889, the first commercially successful elevator was installed. Although elevators have evolved throughout the ages, they are still a popular alternative to stairs over a century after their invention. But many people do not quite understand how elevators work. If you have…

elevator shaft construction

How are Elevator Shafts Constructed?

Every year, there are about 30 fatal accidents and close to 17,000 serious injuries associated with elevators and escalators. To deter these accidents and ensure quality safety for the elevators in your commercial building, you need to start with high-quality elevator shaft construction. Elevator shafts are critical to any multi-story property. If the structure isn’t sound, you…

elevator repair parts

Your Guide To Elevator Repair Parts

On average, there are about 17,000 elevator accidents annually in the United States that can be directly linked to poor maintenance or faulty elevator repair parts. That is definitely not a problem that you or your business wants on your conscience – or your bottom line. If you’re curious about what you might need to replace, keep…

Elevator Installation Process

A Quick Guide to the Elevator Installation Process

Did you know there are over 700,000 elevators in America? There are many elevators installed all over the country, but very few people know the steps of lift installation. We put together a quick guide to the commercial elevator installation process to show you how it works. Continue reading to learn about how we would install an elevator…