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Building Regulations Lift Requirements UK
21 June, 2022

Building Regulations Lift Requirements UK

Here’s a handy overview of the key acts, regulations and standards that outline best practices around lift requirements in buildings - ensuring that any...
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BREEAM for Lifts, Escalators & Moving Walkways
01 June, 2022

BREEAM for Lifts, Escalators & Moving Walkways

BREEAM NC 2018 and Refurb & Fit-out 2014 is the best way to ensure sustainable value and efficiency in your project; within these, you can get BREEAM credits for lifts,...
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Advice on Lift Maintenance in Multi-storey Housing
17 May, 2022

Advice on Lift Maintenance in Multi-storey Housing

A helpful guide on the existing lifts in multi-storey housing developments and flats, from the different types of lifts, including fire-fighting lifts, to refurbishing...
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A Guide to Escalator Cleaning
05 May, 2022

A Guide to Escalator Cleaning

This blog is a helpful guide on escalator cleaning - what to and when to clean, and how to do it.
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My Stannah stairlift keeps beeping
04 May, 2022

My Stannah stairlift keeps beeping

Asking why a stairlift is beeping is a question we’re often asked. When you hear a Stannah stairlift beeping while not in use it’s trying to tell you that it's off...
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Why is my stairlift remote control not working?
03 May, 2022

Why is my stairlift remote control not working?

You’ve tried to move your stairlift up and down the stairs, but something seems off with the remote control. This blog will help you figure out what to do.
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Owners Guide: Escalators & Moving Walkways | Stannah
03 May, 2022

Owners Guide: Escalators & Moving Walkways | Stannah

So you own/are responsible for an escalator or moving walkway but are unsure of what this means in terms of your responsibilities? Don't worry, you're not alone! This is...
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Stannah stairlift keeps stopping? 7 things to check
28 April, 2022

Stannah stairlift keeps stopping? 7 things to check

Want to know what to do when your Stannah stairlift won’t move? If your stairlift is not working, here’s what to try first…
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A quick guide to LRV specification and lifts
21 April, 2022

A quick guide to LRV specification and lifts

Lift design is ever-evolving and without a doubt, specifying the right surface or object reflectance for your lift cabin finishes is key to designing a building that...
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Stannah stairlift 420 troubleshooting tips
12 March, 2022

Stannah stairlift 420 troubleshooting tips

This blog helps identify Stannah 420 fault codes, advising on fixes to common issues.It is unlikely that you will ever experience a problem with your stairlift. If you...
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How to resolve Stannah 260 fault codes
09 March, 2022

How to resolve Stannah 260 fault codes

Owning a Stannah 260 stairlift should be simple, but if you have Stannah 260 led fault codes there are some simple troubleshooting steps you can try. 
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How the PSTN switch over will affect your lift
17 February, 2022

How the PSTN switch over will affect your lift

The Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) is a system of analogue circuit-switched telephone lines that still criss-cross the globe. First developed in the late...
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Dealing with Stannah 600 fault codes
12 January, 2022

Dealing with Stannah 600 fault codes

A properly installed and maintained stairlift shouldn’t encounter any problems, but if you have one of the Stannah stairlift 600 fault codes we’ve some simple checks you...
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Section 4.2 of the Technical Handbook & Lifts (Scotland)
11 January, 2022

Section 4.2 of the Technical Handbook & Lifts (Scotland)

This handy guide to Section 4.2 (Scottish Part M) explains what this regulation is and its various implications on lifts in building projects in Scotland. Read on to...
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Passenger Lift or Platform Lift - the Differences...
15 December, 2021

Passenger Lift or Platform Lift - the Differences...

Whilst both lifts move people they are quite different! When deciding between the two it can be confusing. So we've put together a short blog to outline the differences...
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Part M: Volume 2 & Wheelchair Platform Stairlifts
26 November, 2021

Part M: Volume 2 & Wheelchair Platform Stairlifts

This post is the fifth and final in the series of our Part M: Volume 2 building regulations blogs and covers the detailed requirements for wheelchair platform stairlifts.
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