Advantages Of Residential Dumbwaiters

The advantages of installing a dumbwaiter in industries such as restaurants and hotels may be obvious. But having a dumbwaiter installed in homes or residential units with multiple levels can also be a huge benefit to those that live there.

From sending laundry between floors, reducing the health risks of carrying heavy loads up and down stairs, to transporting shopping bags and post to the appropriate floors – a dumbwaiter can make life much easier.

Important Items

The main function of any dumbwaiter ...

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Thinking Of Installing A Lift

If you’re thinking of having a lift installed in one of your properties or place of business, it can be quite a daunting task. A lot of people feel that their business will benefit from having a lift system installed, but aren’t sure where to start.

Luckily, we’re here to help. We’ve compiled a run through, including everything you need to know about the process of getting that perfect lift system installed at your home or business:

Start the Process

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Why is Lift Modernisation Important?

There is a common misconception that once a lift becomes a certain number of years old it needs replacing completely, when in actual fact this is incredibly unnecessary. After all, the age of a lift does not dictate how well it operates and performs. Lift modernisation on the other hand could be a great substitute in order to ensure that it continues to work efficiency for many more years. Here is everything you need to know about lift modernisation and ...

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Creative Lifts

Creative Lifts

Fantasy Shop Chimera

A delightful forest in the heart of Amsterdam: home to trolls, pixies, nymphs, dragons and full of all the mythical creatures and little creative lifts your imagination can muster!

The dream-like shop has been running for 27 years and is expert in all things fantasy – well known locally and all throughout the land to fantasy ...

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Top Ten Elevator Scenes in Movies

Our picks of the top ten elevator scenes in movies! **Spoiler Alert!**

  1. Bridget Jones’ Diary

She might be the only chick flick to make our list but Bridget holds her own (or Daniel Cleaver holds it for her) in this hilarious elevator scene.

Hugh Grant fumbles his words with office romance Renee Zellweger when their nosey yet unwitting boss walks in. The conversation falls silent at the peril of Mr. Fitzherbert thwarting the romantic advances of Daniel Cleaver. A bit ...

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Lift Upgrade in Manchester

Hayden Court & Sheridan Court

We are pleased to say we have completed the lift upgrade in Monsall and Newton Heath’s residential tower blocks, Hayden Court and Sheridan Court.

Residents were invited to add a personal touch to their new lifts by voting in a poll on the choice of the colour of their lifts. True to their Mancunian pride the residents decided to represent Manchester by choosing Red and Blue symbolising both the cities’ football teams, Manchester United and Manchester City.

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Part 2: Lifts to Aid Mobility Issues

In Part 1 we talked about the range of lift systems that were available for use in aiding mobility issues, rather than for any type of industrial purpose.

Helping people move around their homes as well as public spaces is an increasingly important factor. It helps people reclaim their independence and reduces the need for people with disabilities to depend on carers for assistance.

There are a number of different lifts available, depending on the needs of the client. We have already ...

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Today marks the end of the Jewish Holiday – Hanukkah 2017

What is Hanukkah?

Hanukkah – meaning “dedication” – is the Jewish festival of lights lasting eight days and it normally falls around November or December.

Over two-thousand years ago, it is believed that the Jews rebelled against their ruler in Judea, who tried to make them worship Greek gods.

After three tough years of battling, the Jews finally overthrew their ruler and reclaimed the Temple of Jerusalem – restoring it to the Jewish faith and dedicating it back to their God.

A lamp burning ...

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Most Common Lift and Escalator Accidents

Lifts are a highly useful part of everyday life. When used properly, elevators are a safe and easy way to travel between floors; however, there are some risks involved with using lifts and escalators.

Nearly 10,000 people require a trip to A&E each year due to accidents involving lifts and escalators. Knowing the risks, and what to look out for can help keep us and our children safe from harm:

  1. Falls: The most dangerous, and most likely cause of death involving falls ...
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Lift Modernisation at The Square

Lift Modernisation, Prestwich

Following a recent property purchase from one of our clients they have invited us to tender for a full lift modernisation package on their 4 person 320kg hydraulic passenger lift.

The lift modernisation package entailed a new controller with new shaft positioning system, full shaft rewire, full length safe edge, new landing and car operating panels, full motor room rewire including new motor room lighting and valve block overhaul to the hydraulics, we have included in this package a ...

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