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Sheridan Lifts helps a resident in need

A nice little story for a Friday… I sat down with our Service Director Chris Chadwick and asked him about any unique projects he’d worked on recently for our newly relaunched blog. Chris told us of a project a few months ago for a lady, one of our residential customers, which perhaps didn’t get the …

2019 Projects – Whitfield Street, London

2019 is set to be a great year for us here at Sheridan Lifts and we already have some hugely exciting projects in the pipeline across numerous sectors. One such project for the healthcare industry is for our client The Doctors Laboratory at their Whitfield Street site in London. Here, we have been commissioned to …

How far have England come?

Welcome to instalment two of our weekly football blog brought to you by the team at Sheridan Lifts, Manchester’s leading lift maintenance company. Who erm, also happen to like a bit of football! After last night’s rousing, unexpected 3-2 win against Spain, we’ve been discussing the fortunes of the England football team here in the …

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What's going wrong at Manchester United?

Welcome to the first of our sequence of weekly blog posts where we’ll be taking a look at matches / news / talking points relating to the English Premier League. We hope you’ll enjoy it! As a Manchester based lift maintenance company, covering teams in the North West will perhaps be our focus of attention, …

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The Most Annoying Lift Habits

Sometimes, when travelling in an elevator, things happen that make our blood pressure rise just as quickly as the lift itself. Being in a confined space means that there are plenty of little things that can raise our stress levels and pump up our frustration. We’ve taken a look at the habits that people find …

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The Difference Between Elevators and Dumbwaiters

Here at Sheridan Lifts, we have an extensive working knowledge of everything there is to know about the lift industry. In fact, despite the major differences between the two machines, we often find that people get confused between elevators and dumbwaiters. In order to clear up any confusion, we have decided to address the topic …

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Understanding the Possible Applications for Your Lift

When choosing a lift for your business it is imperative that you understand what the lifts intended purposes are. Lifts such as table and platform lifts can have more applications than you initially think, including, but not limited to loading and unloading, palletising, machining, transferring between conveyor elevations and maintaining ergonomic work heights. Before deciding …

Different Ways In Which Hydraulic Lifts Work

  Hydraulic systems allow for serious heavy lifting to be done. They are utilised in passenger lifts as well as product lifts and even vehicle lifts as a highly efficient method of transferring both passengers and products between levels. With so many different types of hydraulic lift systems to choose from, it can be challenging …

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Reasons to Buy a Service Lift

  For businesses that are involved in the service industry, there are certain lifts that can make a real difference when it comes to efficiency and productivity in the workplace. After all, it is important to embrace the advancements in technology or risk being left behind. Here at Sheridan Lifts, we believe that service lifts …

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Industrial Lifts and How to Use Them

Plants and Warehouses are constantly updating their tools and equipment to make their workforce more efficient and safer than ever before. Industrial lift tables are a useful tool that you may want to deploy in your operation – here’s why. From ergonomic benefits to the efficiency in moving products of different sizes and weights easily, …