Elevators are in many residential and almost all commercial buildings at this point. They are important for everyone but are essential for those who can’t use stairs. Keep reading to learn about the signs that you’ll need elevator repairs in your building.
The first thing that is quite obvious to everyone who uses an elevator is when the elevator stops just below or above the floor level it’s landing on. This is a sign of the cables wearing out, and can also be a hazard for people walking in and out of the elevators.
But worn-out cables are a real danger to elevators falling, which is obviously quite dangerous.
If you get reports of poor ride quality, you are probably also due for some repairs. This is another sign of worn cables, which pose a danger to your guests and employees. Call an elevator repair company to ask about the services they offer. You might even have luck contacting the company that installed your elevators, especially if they were done recently.
Watch this video to learn a bit more about elevators and when they need upkeep. This will keep your building and all visitors or occupants safe.