17. July 2012 17:04
There are more and more apartment buildings as well as condo communities that are incorporating elevators in their buildings for a more convenient solution to occupants. This is especially great because elderly people may have a harder time walking up the stairs or perhaps you have a large load to carry up to your apartment.
If you do happen to have an elevator system in your building, proper maintenance is essential. You should make sure that your elevator is working properly at all times and that’s why hiring a third party company to inspect your elevator becomes essential. You should keep track of when your elevators are inspected and this should be displayed so occupants can see. This can give them peace of mind that you are taking necessary measures to keep things safe and reliable.
Elevators need to be lined up just right so when the doors open they are level with the ground and this prevents tripping. Tripping can lead to serious injuries in some cases and therefore you might find having a consultant come and inspect your condo elevators regularly keeps things running smoothly. You might want to consider storing a log book in the office and you might want to consider paying a little more to ensure the company you have is going to take the time to keep everything working properly.