Why You Should Consider Building Up

Elevators were a much-needed invention that contributed to the innovation and efficiency of cities all over the world. Since the time of invention, elevators have enabled homeowners and builders to think bigger and higher when it comes to home and building design. Instead of adding on horizontally to your home or building, think about building… Read more »

Elevator Repair and Maintenance Tips

Elevator repair and maintenance go hand in hand. If you properly maintain your elevator on a regular basis, you won’t see the need for repairs as frequently. This will keep your costs down. If you neglect maintenance and don’t address issues as they come up, you will face bigger problems later at a much greater… Read more »

Why Choose Mowrey Elevator?

Here at Mowrey Elevator Company, we pride ourselves on providing professional and quality elevator design, installation and service. Through our industry updates we are committed to also providing information and helpful information regarding all aspects of elevator operation. While that is true, we are also often asked what makes Mowrey stand apart from the competition…. Read more »

Fire Safety Tips for Elevators

The main fire safety tip you want to keep in mind is to always take the stairs in the event of a fire or other emergency situation that could compromise or cause a disruption to electrical services. This are many reasons for this, not the least of which is that a fire can short circuit… Read more »

Elevators in the Hospitality Industry

If you work in the hospitality industry, you know just how crucial speedy and properly-operating elevators can be to customer satisfaction and productivity. As the owner of a hotel, restaurant or other similar business, you also know that the function of your elevator can hold the key to how quickly you can deliver goods and… Read more »

Elevator Safety Tips for Kids

As parents of young children, it’s important to remind them about elevator safety. It may seem simple, but oftentimes, kids need gentle reminders about how to stay safe on things like elevators, escalators and moving walks. It’s important to make sure children know these machines are not rides. They have the potential for serious injury,… Read more »

Building Improvements to Make in 2018

As a building or property manager, you may be looking ahead to the new year in regards to improving your apartment, store, business office or other structure. Making improvements to your building can bring added value to your property as well as convenience and safety for your customers and employees. Here are some building improvements… Read more »

What Makes an Elevator Safe?

There are many safety standards elevators have to adhere to in order to remain in operation. The elevator cables play a big role in the safety of an elevator, but there are many other components that factor in. Elevator cars are held up by thick steel cables, with between six and eight per car. Because… Read more »

Is Your Elevator Ready for the Winter Months?

As we head into the cold season, it’s time to take a look at your elevator systems and make sure they are well equipped to make it through in full functioning order. That’s because natural causes such as cold weather can negatively affect the operation of your elevators. As part of your preventative elevator maintenance… Read more »

Disadvantages of a Broken Elevator

If you are a property manager or owner of a building that is taller than a few stories, chances are you are equipped with at least one elevator. It’s smart to keep up with regular maintenance on your elevator so it isn’t as likely to break down. There are many disadvantages that come with a… Read more »