A home elevator makes it easier for people and items to move from floor to floor. Whether carrying groceries, entertaining guests or having to take the stairs to a lower level garage, not having to walk up and down stairs makes life easier. They also provide individuals in wheelchairs, or those with mobility limitations, access to every floor of a home - adding to the possibilities of Aging in Place.
With headquarters in Indianapolis, Indiana, Access Elevator has been involved in the residential elevator market since 1990 and have installed elevators from nearly state line to state line. Home elevators are one of the many products offered by Access Elevator, and because of our attention to details and excellent communication habits, it's a natural fit. We have worked with numerous builders and remodelers over the years and understand that each project is unique. We would be happy to discuss your project with you, or your contractor.
Once considered a amenity only found in the most expensive homes, residential elevators have gained in popularity due to their increased affordability. Installing a residential elevator adds not only elegance to a home, but it adds to the homes value. There are many car styles and accessory options allowing you to select a very basic layout, or a luxurious custom built masterpiece.
During construction or as a remodel:
Including a home elevator in new construction or as a remodel project is easy and only takes up the space of a standard closet. The car can be placed in an interior or exterior shaftway. Shaftways with windows can take advantage of acrylic car walls for a panoramic views of the homes interior or exterior features. Many elevator providers require a machine room. Access Elevator offers a full line of options that include machine roomless options, as well as the machine room required designs.
Include an elevator in your construction plans - for future installation!
The concept is called "elevator ready". The blocking is in place - The doors are properly located - The sizing is all accounted for - Floors are installed to make the shaftway into usable closet space until the time comes when the elevator is needed. "Elevator ready" homes save thousands of dollars in remodel costs if an elevator is needed down the line.
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