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Examples of retrofits

Examples of retrofits

Examples of Retrofits Cherished family home + treasured memories + great location +multi-levels = NO PROBLEM As stairs become an issue in existing multi-level homes, clients often approach us to explore the options available for future proofing their homes to overcome...
Examples of shaft load bearing walls

Examples of shaft load bearing walls

Examples of Shaft Load Bearing Walls OUR LIFTS have a very small building impact and only require one load bearing wall – this is normally on the left or right hand sides but can sometimes be the rear wall. The usual construction method is 190mm thick solid reinforced...
How to create a custom glass shaft ?

How to create a custom glass shaft ?

How to Create a Custom Glass Shaft? WHETHER IT is a stunning view or a busy living room many clients enjoy the luxury of being able to see what is going on around them while travelling in their private lift. Although we have a full range of glass shafts (steel and...
Glass Access

Glass Access

Glass Access THIS NEW duplex in North Perth has three levels in both properties and was designed to make the most of the glass effect at the stairwell/lift areas. As such, the FreedomLifts and glass shafts were both surrounded by wraparound glass stairs and landings....

Gallery Demo

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How to install a lift with no pit ?

How to install a lift with no pit ?

How to Install a Lift with no Pit? EVEN THOUGH our lifts have a very minimal pit (from as small as 100mm), it is not always possible to create this when installing into an existing building. As the lift is often being included to provide either wheelchair access or at...
Options to weather protect an outdoor lift

Options to weather protect an outdoor lift

Options to Weather Protect an Outdoor Lift HAVING AN outdoors lift can be a great design feature, but, the weather should always be considered. As the direction of the wind and rain can change, we always recommend having as much weather protection as possible. This is...
How small can a lift be ?

How small can a lift be ?

How Small Can a Lift Be? THE ADVANTAGE of our size to suit technology is the ability to fit into almost any space available. Working in very small size increments, we have often designed tiny elevators that still provide the convenience and added luxury  offered by...
Examples of lifts in luxurious settings

Examples of lifts in luxurious settings

Examples of Lifts in Luxurious Settings CONVENIENT ACCESS from a home lift ✔ But why stop there, see some classic ideas to take the lift design to the next...
How to design a lift with attention to detail ?

How to design a lift with attention to detail ?

[vc_row][vc_column width=”5/6″][vc_column_text]ATTACHED IS the computer modelling of a recent custom job.  Modelling is done on all jobs, to make sure they will work and fit. Even though the top of the roof of the lift cabin is an unseen zone, our...
Machine Equipment/Room Options

Machine Equipment/Room Options

Machine Equipment/Room Options WHILST MOST of the lift equipment is contained within the shaft, there are also some components located outside it. For hydraulic lifts (E1 and E2), there is a hydraulic tank unit as well as a wall mounted electrical/controller cabinet...
How to install a lift into a penthouse ?

How to install a lift into a penthouse ?

How to Install a Lift into a Penthouse? ON SEVERAL occasions we have retro-fitted our lifts (usually with glass shafts) into penthouse apartments. Apart from the installation itself, this has also involved working with engineers and builders regarding feasibility,...
How a lift is manufactured

How a lift is manufactured

How a Lift is Manufactured TO ENSURE that we continue to deliver only the highest quality lifts,  our Italian supplier EP only uses components from the best providers. See the below video of the manufacturing plant for our hinged steel doors and steel ...
Flush Mounted Push Button Phones

Flush Mounted Push Button Phones

Flush Mounted Push Button Phones OUR EXCLUSIVE flush mounted push button phones continue to be a highly desired option as an alternative to regular wall mounted phone handsets. We introduced the flush phones in response to repeated requests by clients and Architects...
Examples of black shafts

Examples of black shafts

Examples of Black Shafts ALTHOUGH NATURAL anodised aluminium has been the shaft colour of choice for many years, we are now seeing a trend towards black powdercoated aluminium and also steel. And it’s easy to see why – the slick gloss finish with cladding in either...
How to stabilise a lift shaft ?

How to stabilise a lift shaft ?

How to Stabilise a Lift Shaft? OUR STEEL and aluminium shafts are designed to carry the whole load of the lift and do not transfer any forces externally. However, for stability, we need to have secure fixations every 3 metres and also at the top of the shaft. In some...
Bones only shaft before and after

Bones only shaft before and after

Bones Only Shaft Before and After WITH OUR Elfo and Supermec range, we are able to supply the steel structural shaft components without any cladding. This may assist in construction by removing the need to build a load bearing shaft, it can also assist by having a...
SCEGGS Darlinghurst

SCEGGS Darlinghurst

SCEGGS Darlinghurst A FINAL touch to a major renovation of one of Sydney’s leading Independent Girls Schools was the provision of limited mobility access. The perfect solution that provided access and complimented the building décor was the ever popular P2 platform...
Whitlam Institute, UWS

Whitlam Institute, UWS

IN A complete renovation of this heritage building on the grounds of the University of Western Sydney, Rydalmere, Lift Shop worked closely with the dedicated teams from Tanner Architects and Master Builder Cockram. In this installation, we supplied one of our standard...
Chapel Street Precinct

Chapel Street Precinct

Chapel Street Precinct LOCATED IN the heart of Melbourne’s shopping, dining and entertainment precinct, Lift Shop’s held in stock P2 platform unit was the perfect fix to provide access for the 2metre travel distance between the two floors of this lovely heritage style...
Adjacent Through Car Access

Adjacent Through Car Access

Adjacent Through Car Access SOMETIMES THE  usual opposite through car access is not suitable, as was the case at this Primary School. The solution therefore was to have one of P2 platforms with an adjacent through car access. It still has the same regular qualities of...
2m Travel

2m Travel

ALTHOUGH THE P2 is commonly installed into public situations, it is also a suitable and economical design for private homes too. In this instance, our lovely customer on the Central Coast was struggling with the stairs and was considering moving home. The owner and...
Another Happy Customer

Another Happy Customer

IN CENTRAL west New South Wales town of Mudgee, the Mid-Western Recycling Waste Facility needed to provide access between levels for one of its dedicated staff – once again the held in stock P2 was the perfect quick fix. A picture tells a thousand...
Cronulla Golf Club

Cronulla Golf Club

FOR THE refurbishment of this local private Golf Club, the need to provide access from the foyer up to the main lounge area was essential. Sitting on a suspended slab, our Sales and Design team worked with the builder and engineer to ensure that all necessary...
Classic Melbourne Office – Access Done

Classic Melbourne Office – Access Done

A CLASSIC turn of the century office building in the heart of Melbourne’s CBD was recently renovated, but to make the job complete, disabled access from the street up to the first floor reception area was needed. However, the designers looking after the project...
Hogs Breath Cafe

Hogs Breath Cafe

  LOCATED IN the heart of Petrie Terrace’s shopping district, our P2 provides easy access into the popular Hogs Breath...