Elevator Maintenance: Is it Time to Service Your Elevator?

From sluggish elevators to weird noises to the date on the calendar, there are many things that will clue you into the fact that your elevator needs servicing – or even replacement. But even with regular repairs and seasonal maintenance, your elevator won’t last forever. Make sure you are on a maintenance program with your… Read more »

The Function of Hydraulic Jack Units

Hydraulic jack units are mechanisms allowing you to move an elevator up and down to any floor. To ensure safety and satisfaction, each jack unit should pass comprehensive and extensive inspections before use. Here at Mowrey Elevator, we offer hydraulic units for every elevator application, from telescopic to in ground to dual piston holeless. Hydraulic… Read more »

7 Amazing Elevator Designs

Not all elevators are as boring as the music they are synonymous with. In fact, here’s a look at seven mind-blowing elevators from around the world. These astounding elevators certainly make ascending and descending an amazing experience! 1.     Hammetschwand Elevator: Ennetbürgen, Switzerland This Swiss elevator happens to hold the record for being the highest outdoor elevator… Read more »

Elevator or Stairlift: Choosing the Right Option for You

There are many things to consider when choosing between a stair lift and a home elevator. The one you settle on will depend on your needs, your situation, your lifestyle, your space constraints and your budget. Let’s go over the features of both. Stair Lifts A stair lift, or stair chair, is a cost-effective way… Read more »

Top Elevator Movie Scenes

These movies with elevator scenes are some of the best captured on film. Life truly has its ups and downs, but elevators sure do make interesting and exciting scenes in all genres of films. Check out this list we put together of memorable scenes that have taken place in or on an elevator. “The Hunger… Read more »

How to Pick an Elevator Cab for Your Needs

It can be tough deciding which type of elevator cab you need for your business. There are several considerations that come into play. You need help sifting through all the information, so you don’t get overwhelmed. When trying to pick an elevator cab, whether for your small doctor’s office, apartment building or high rise, you… Read more »

Different Types of Lifts and How to Choose

There are a multitude of options when it comes to elevators and lifts. The choices can seem overwhelming at times, but there are certain considerations to think of when deciding on which type to go with. From budget to space constraints, we’ll go over these considerations here. First, let’s go over the more obscure and… Read more »

What Makes Mowrey Different?

And why should you choose us for your lift needs? As the go-to provider of elevators throughout Florida and beyond for four decades, property managers and homeowners alike have been choosing us for their lift needs since 1976. We’ve certainly earned respect in this industry and have the growth to prove it. As leaders in… Read more »

Winterizing Your Elevators and Lifts

Elevators and cold weather aren’t always the best of friends. That’s why you have to do all you can before the brunt of winter hits to winterize your elevators and lifts. Preparing your elevator to handle the rigors of the upcoming bad weather is easy when you have a plan. Just remember, cold weather can… Read more »

How Adding An Elevator Adds Value To Your Home

If you’re considering adding an elevator to your home, you’re doing your part to increase its overall value. Whether you choose a full-service elevator or a simple dumbwaiter, an elevator adds value in these ways: Adds Curb Appeal Indoor curb appeal, that is. An elevator should be considered an investment in your property. When and… Read more »