Tag: elevator

Residential Dumbwaiter Elevator Guide

From dimensions and design to function and pricing, there are many components involved in buying a residential dumbwaiter. Dumbwaiters are small elevators that are used to transport food and other items between floors of a home. Check out our residential dumbwaiter elevator guide to find out all you need to know about these handy devices…. Read more »

Signs It’s Time to Replace and Update Your Elevator

If you own an elevator, you know how valuable regular upkeep and maintenance can be in regard to extending the life of your unit. However, at some point, your elevator will simply get old and reach the end of its useful life. Or, perhaps you’re facing a remodel of your building and it’s time to… Read more »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Common Myths and Facts for Elevators

So, you think you know the fact from the fiction when it comes to elevators? Think again. There are many common myths regarding elevators that are continually perpetuated by the general public. We’re here to set the record straight! Myth: Elevators are suspended in mid-air except for a couple of ropes, that, if broken, could… Read more »

Can a Residential Elevator Improve Rentals?

As the owner or manager of a rental complex, you may wonder how you can fill more units and get more tenants. You may have made some improvements to the units themselves, or even spruced up the lobby and added security. But if you don’t have an elevator already and your complex is more than… Read more »

What Causes Delays in Elevator Arrival?

You may get annoyed by a slow-moving elevator. Understandably, you’re in a rush and need to get to work, home or to pick up your kids. You probably don’t give much thought to WHY the elevator is delayed, you probably just want it to get here NOW. But there could be a multitude of reasons… Read more »

5 Conversation Starters for National Talk in an Elevator Day

Bet you didn’t know there was such a thing as National Talk in an Elevator Day! Well, there is, and this year it’s July 29th. It takes place on the last Friday of July every year. The premise of this national holiday is simple: break the silence and strike up a conversation with a stranger… Read more »