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Gotcha!

Sometimes, if we’re lucky, the news will report something that gives us all a little giggle as opposed to the doomy gloomy savageness of our world. This is why when we saw the viral video of a Russian pizza delivery guy helping himself to toppings from a customer’s pizza in a lift, we couldn’t help …

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 …

Fear not, this is a Strike Free Zone!

If any of you follow the international news, you’ll be aware of the pandemic that is sprawling through Canada as we speak; the lift engineer’s strikes. Although it may not seem like a big deal, because we’re sat quite cushy across the pond, it is a rather disturbing piece of info for people like us …

Going Up?

It’s not the most common thing you’d expect to see, a man scaling a 1, 083ft-high Bailong elevator but hey stranger things have happened! France Native and all round daredevil, Jean-Michel Casanova, recently took 68 minutes and 26 seconds to climb up the mountainous elevator, which is also known as the Hundred Dragons elevator, in …

A Quality Service Guaranteed

As a family run business that has been passed down from generation to generation, we appreciate the value of each of our customers, 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, generally panic ensues. Little dramatic, right? But that is precisely why it is vital that lifts are regularly …

MONEY FOR OLD ROPE?

Sheridan Lifts are proud to offer a range of traction lifts that are amongst the quietest and most energy efficient in the industry. This is achieved by a patented belt drive system, which eliminates the need for ropes, reduces the chance of slippage, whilst offering a smoother ride quality and less vibration than its rope …

MAINTAINING LIFTS OPENS THE DOORS FOR SHERIDAN!

Sheridan Lifts have had tremendous results with our combined maintenance offer to our existing and new clients.  Not only are they seeing a considerable price reduction but our new clients are feeling the full benefit of our service management systems that we use with planned and reactive lift maintenance schedules. Over the last few years …

The City was definitely split to become United

After the launch of the 3 day Manchester derby competition we gave you the chance to gain the opportunity of attending the Manchester United versus Manchester City derby held at Old Trafford last Monday. We were overwhelmed with the number of entries in fact we received in excess of three thousand submissions. The draw was …

MEET THE TEAM……. David Plumb

As part of our meet the team series, we took the opportunity to speak to David Plumb – a recent arrival at Sheridan Lifts, having joined the company in December 2012 as Operations Manager.   David, an active golfer, is responsible for the all areas of the after sales operations of the business, having worked …