2803, 2018

Manual or Automatic Dumbwaiters?

By |March 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Dumbwaiters can be a huge benefit to a home or business. They transport items, otherwise too heavy or cumbersome to carry up and down flights of stairs, quickly and easily. With a fantastic range of bespoke designs, they can be installed in almost every building and as they are more efficient than ever before, financially, […]

2803, 2018

Dumbwaiter Resurgence In New Homes

By |March 28th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Dumbwaiters were popular devices during the 19th Century, but recently the market for the systems have been given a boost, as developers use them to tackle the verticality of modern buildings.

In most modern home designs, it’s not unusual to find bi-folding doors, ipe-wood floors and kitchenettes. What you might not expect to find hidden away […]

1501, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Dumbwaiter Maintenance

By |January 15th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

In every industry, it is important to ensure that you supply technology and machinery with regular and high-quality maintenance in order to ensure that it is in full working condition. Otherwise you may find that your trusty dumbwaiter breaks down at the worst possible moment! With timely inspections however, any issues with a dumbwaiter are […]

501, 2018

The Most Common Dumbwaiter Faults That Are Easily Avoided

By |January 5th, 2018|Blog|0 Comments

Dumbwaiters provide unparalleled convenience for the hotel and kitchen industries, as well as being useful additions to busy commercial enterprises. In multi storey homes, hospitals and schools they can double as handy automated helpers.

They have become a firm favourite due to their versatile nature, sturdy design and ease of use in transferring goods between floors. […]

1312, 2017

How Your Business Can Benefit From A Document Lift

By |December 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

A lot of larger businesses need to move huge amounts of documents, sheets, files, folders etc between offices across different floors. To run these documents between floors by hand, leads to a lot of wasted time that employees can spend being more productive.

The installation of a document lift can be a convenient solution to the […]

612, 2017

Importance of Regular Dumbwaiter Maintenance

By |December 6th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Dumbwaiters are useful freight elevators which are highly common in private, public and commercial buildings.

A lot of restaurants make use of dumbwaiters to transport food between floors. Over time these dumbwaiters can become a bit grubby and worn down.

To make your dumbwaiter last as long as possible it is recommended to perform regular maintenance and […]

412, 2017

The Role of a Lift Engineer

By |December 4th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Lift engineers are responsible for the installing, refurbishing, servicing and repairing of all dumbwaiters.

They can also be involved in the design; using CAD software to produce bespoke products.

They are required to travel from site to site to any building that requires maintenance or repairs on their dumbwaiter. The work can be oily, hot and dirty, […]

2311, 2017

Different types of Dumbwaiter

By |November 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Dumbwaiters: the small freight elevators are found in most modern structures nowadays. Commercial, public and private buildings; mostly restaurants, schools, hospitals, libraries and retirement homes all benefit from dumbwaiters to transport goods between floors.

There are different types of dumbwaiters available on the market. Each are suited to different buildings as well as different practical applications.

So […]

2011, 2017

Where did the term dumbwaiter come from?

By |November 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

A seemingly unusual name for a small service elevator – the dumbwaiter, or dumb waiter, must surely have an interesting story behind its name.

If you don’t know what a dumbwaiter is, let us explain. Dumbwaiters are small elevators used to bring food, groceries, laundry etc up and down multiple floors. The hardwearing lifts are designed […]

1311, 2017

A guide to service lifts

By |November 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

There are plenty of different types of lifts on the market. Each one specialising in different primary functions.

Service lifts include dumbwaiters, as well as ‘micro lifts’ that you would find in a home or restaurant and trolley lifts that move roll cages between the floors of a supermarket.
So what is a service lift?
‘Service lift’ is […]