Transportation Comes In Many Shapes And Sizes The Development Of The Elevator Throughout History

Transportation isn’t just taking the bus or riding a bike. It’s also how we move within a place.

The flight of stairs up to the lunchroom. The bridge that connects from one building to another. We are constantly in a state of moving, often taking for granted all the little ways our world is made accessible to us. Commercial elevators, in particular, are a great feat of engineering and practicality. Without them much of what we know and love would either be difficult or downright impossible! Residential elevator installation is a resource you can’t afford to overlook if you’re a contractor or a manager…

…and that’s why we’re going to take a look at what goes into installing a working elevator, from the history of the craft to modern lifts. Onward!

Elevators have been around for far longer than you think. Throughout history several forms of lifts have been built, some little more than pull lifts operated by rope and others through steam technolog Continue reading “Transportation Comes In Many Shapes And Sizes The Development Of The Elevator Throughout History”