Keeping Your Elevator Cool

Summer is here and we are all excited about it, for sure. But did you know the temperature outside has a large effect on how your elevator works? It’s true, believe it or not. An elevator machine room that is too hot can cause hazards and require frequent repairs—the...

The Panachrome 3D Safety Edge with Voice

In today’s day and age, it is not uncommon to see people walking with their head down texting or preoccupied with their cell phone. This distracted way of life is all around us. More common now than ever are instances where people are hit with the doors while exiting...

What to do when Trapped in an Elevator

You get the dreaded call that no one ever wants to receive; someone is stuck in one of your elevators. Being the property manager or maintenance person, it’s our job to figure out how to safely and quickly resolve the issue in a timely manner. What do you do in this...

Elevator Tips: Spring Energy Savings

Elevator Tip! Now that spring is here it might be time to turn off or reduce the temperature settings for your elevator’s equipment room.  Elevators run best when temperatures are maintained to within 65 to 90 degrees year-round.  This is important because severe heat...

Elevator Safety Edges

As a building owner or property manager, it’s your responsibility to ensure your building’s components remain in working order. That includes everything that people use to make accessing your building convenient – like elevators. In most multi-level buildings, you’ll...