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Trapped

We all have our own fears that we privately cope with but what happens when you are made to live out your trepidation in public? For many, the thought of being trapped in a lift is all but too much to handle but for some, it was and could be a reality. We’ve all heard …

Is your lift due a maintenance check?

Have the lifts in your property encountered a sudden breakdown and now you’re in dire need of a repair? Or are your lifts simply looking a little worse for wear? Then here at Sheridan Lifts we can provide you with a solution. Lift maintenance! Gone are the days when your whole lift would need be …

The History of the Lift

The team here at Sheridan Lifts thought we would dedicate today’s blog to the history of the lift and how we came to know this magnificent piece of machinery. After all, if there was no such thing as a lift there would be no Sheridan Lifts. The lifts History The very first recorded report of …

Going Above & Beyond

“From the initial tender period and consultation to the installation of the lifts, Sheridan Lifts were competent and provided the necessary skills to aid in the delivery of this major project” –  John Blackwell, Commercial Manager, Laing O’Rourke. Here at Sheridan Lifts we aim to give you the best service and it was with this …

Summer is A ‘Coming & Lifts need A ‘Changing

How many times have you looked at a lift and wondered if it’ll even make it to the next floor? Slow moving doors, rough rides, and a worn exterior that almost makes the stairs look inviting. Vintage objects may be sought after in many industries, but in the lifts business what is ‘vintage’ generally equates …

Thank God for Lifts

Today’s blog is dedicated to lift appreciation. Rarely do we give credit where it is due to these reality based equivalents to a flying carpet – the magnificent machines that transport us from the ground floor to the 40th floor in a matter of seconds. Instead all we do is grumble and gripe; yes the …

Does your lift need a tweak?

How many times do you get into a lift and think it won’t make it to the top floor? Or that you’ll be trapped inside for the rest of eternity? Slow moving doors, rough rides to your chosen floor and a button response time that almost make the stairs seem a desirable choice, Sheridan Lifts …

Quality Guaranteed

As a family run business that has been passed down from generation to generation, we appreciate the value of each customer we get, which is why we pride ourselves on our ability to provide you with an impeccable, proficient and personal lift service. And since we first opened Sheridan Lifts back in 1979, we have …

Wanna Lift?

Lifts are a pivotal part of your business, although they do not seem overly significant to your day-to-day business they are essentially the hub of your company. Speaking from personal experience whenever a lift breaks down anywhere, general panic ensues. And that is precisely why it is vital that your business’ lifts are regularly serviced. …

Exceeding Expectations

Any business or institution that owns a building in which a lift is present will know that it is imperative that the lift is regularly serviced. Under Lift Maintenance regulations, property owners have a duty to ensure the safety of their building’s residents and visitors. This is where the challenging part begins however, with the …