Education

Electric vs Hydraulic Drive Systems

Which drive to use?Is often confused. This is caused by salespeople who want you to buy what they sell. Rather than what is best for you. Learn for yourself..   Disabled AccessFor disabled access, winding drum and screw drive are often chosen because these lifts are a...

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Building a Lift Shaft Now and Installing the Lift Later

We are finding more clients are wanting to build an elevator shaft at the build stage, and installing the lift later. The benefits include:Cutting down on the building works and costs Future proofing your home Removing the need for involving an engineer when...

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How to correctly clad the lift cabin

Drive-side wall (which has the running gear for the elevator behind it) needs to be removable at all times This allows technicians access to running gear at routine services Cladding cannot exceed 50kg (this capacity includes custom flooring) - if exceeded, the...

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Key factors to consider when buying a home lift ?

Home lifts are no longer the ultimate luxury item, they have become more main stream than ever. They not only create convenience for you and your family, but can add great resale benefits to your home. To ensure that you buy a lift best suited to you and your life...

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Compliance codes for home and mobility lifts ?

What are the lift compliance codes for home and mobility lifts ? Below is a summary of key compliance codes that apply to our range of elevators. Each project should be discussed in detail with one of our Sales and Design consultants:    AS 1735.15 Lifts for...

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The Lift Manufacturer is Critical to your Decision

Lift Shop only sells proven lifts to ensure consistency and certainty for critical issues: Lift lifespan, quality and design Spare parts and materials Technical training, installation methods and servicing Safety and regulations including government approvals...

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Future Proofing Houses on Channel 7

Lift Shop appeared on Channel 7 News Brisbane in a story looking at future proofing your home - preparing it for your later years so you can live there as long as possible Click here to watch

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Just try the ride

A quality home lift adds value to your home, and is a convenience and luxury for your long-term life with style. It is important to purchase wisely, correctly and with confidence. It is vital to visit the distributor’s showrooms to experience the lift you propose to...

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Structural Walls

Structural 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 blockwork....

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