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8 Factors To Look For When Choosing A Lift Service Company

Aside from being a massive inconvenience, a broken lift is also a major safety hazard. That’s why it’s so important to ensure you have an efficient lift service company that can act quickly in the case of emergencies and provide continuous maintenance support to prevent breakdown. But with so many lift service companies out there…

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What Are The Different Types Of Bathroom Mobility Aids?

For those with limited mobility, the bathroom can be particularly difficult to navigate. Most baths and showers are not naturally accessible, which can make bathing and washing a challenge for those who struggle with reduced movement. That’s why bathroom mobility aids are so important for making bathrooms more accessible. If you or a loved one…

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What Are The Benefits Of Installing A Step Lift?

There are many different options for making buildings more accessible, whether that’s at home or in public spaces, such as schools, shops or offices. One of the most convenient and affordable options is a step lift. Step lifts (sometimes referred to as low rise lifts, wheelchair lifts or open platform lifts) are low rising platforms…

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How Can A Lift Refurbishment Help You Save Money?

If your lift is ageing or if you’ve noticed any issues, such as slow running speed or strange noises then you may need a lift refurbishment. A lift is a long term investment and so making a few simple repairs and upgrades could drastically enhance the lifespan of your lift, whilst improving its efficiency. A…

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How To Operate A Scissor Lift Safely & Prevent Accidents

A scissor lift is an incredibly useful mechanism that’s used to elevate both loads and people to heights that would be otherwise unsafe to access. Whilst accidents caused by scissor lifts are very rare, it’s important to ensure that you’re always using them safely and correctly in order to maintain a safe workspace. These are…

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Is A Through Floor Lift Better Than A Stair Lift?

When thinking about how to improve accessibility in the home, a stair lift is the first idea that comes to mind. They are easy to install, and offer practical, fuss-free mobility assistance for the home, meaning it’s no surprise that they are a popular choice. Whilst stair lifts will always be a reliable option and…

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Top 5 Factors To Consider When Installing A Home Lift

There are many different reasons to install a home lift in your property. Most commonly, home owners will install domestic lifts in order to improve accessibility, however many people will often choose a home lift installation to increase the value and luxury of their property. Whatever your reason, there are 5 key factors to consider…

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What does an elevator mechanic do?

An elevator mechanic is a skilled individual who constructs, services, and modernises lifts of all types. The job description varies depending on the location, level of experience and various other factors, but If you’re interested in this career, you can find more information by reading below.  What is an elevator mechanic? An elevator mechanic is…