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Who Can Repair My Elevator?

Building owners and managers have many important concerns. No doubt somewhere near the top of that list is the safety and maintenance of your property.  While it’s important to have access to a well-rounded maintenance staff, there are certain elements of your building that require additional special care and attention to detail – not least […]

How Long Does an Elevator Last?

Elevators are a critical part of any building’s infrastructure. Not only do your tenants and guests expect them to be clean and visually appealing, but to function properly as well. Though elevator systems provide practical convenience and safety, you may have questions about maintenance, repair, and also how long the elevator will last. Having a […]

How to Prepare for an Elevator Inspection

Just like an automobile diagnostic test, an elevator inspection provides building owners with the opportunity to make critical decisions about repairs, upgrades or full equipment replacement. But while some vehicle owners may decide to postpone a trip to the auto shop, putting off an elevator inspection is never advisable. State laws and building codes require […]

How to Promote Elevator Safety in Your Building

Promoting Elevator Safety in Your Building Elevators are among the safest of all transportation modes. However, avoidable accidents, operational failures, and injuries do happen. To prevent accidents in and around elevators, you can play a key role in guiding passengers toward safe behaviours and explaining how to remain safe if something should go wrong. What […]

Preparing Your Elevators for Winter

As the cold season rolls on, you may be focused on making sure your building lobby stays warm and dry. But have you thought about doing the same for your elevators’ engine room? In this article we share our best tips for making your elevators run smoothly and safely during a cold snap, winter storm, […]

Recognizing Elevator Problems Early

Elevators are a safe and reliable mode of transportation for your tenants and visitors if they’re regularly inspected and serviced. But, as with all mechanical systems, malfunctions can occur. These problems can lead to potential injury and expensive emergency repairs, excessive downtimes, unhappy tenants, code violations, fines – and possible legal liability. By learning to […]