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Lifts: Not Just For Humans

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Lifts substantially increase the accessibility of any building, but have you ever considered that it’s not just people who benefit from this? Indeed, a prominent news story from the US has shown us that dogs can use elevators too. Nala, … [read more…]

Thinking Smart – Future-Focussed Elevators

Future Focussed Lifts

At Axess2, we love lifts of all descriptions, and this is exactly why we take such an interest in the evolution of elevator technology. We’ll often cast our eyes back over where we’ve been in the past, as the development … [read more…]

Axess 2 Meets Dsquared2


Here at Axess 2, we’ve been pretty busy recently designing and installing lifts for our huge variety of clients. We love the fact that one day we could be working in a hospital and the next in a high end … [read more…]

Axess 2 Sports

Every Saturday between the months of August and May, thousands of football fans flock to their local ground to show their support for their beloved team. But for many fans, the match-day experience is ruined by the fact that they’re … [read more…]

How the Lift Came to Be

Lifts are one of humanity’s most useful modern inventions and improve the accessibility and efficiency of our buildings, be these skyscrapers or our homes. However, there are many things you may not know about lifts, namely the history of this … [read more…]

Great Glass Lifts

Glass and scenic lifts are a great way to add a touch of modern style to any property. Used within the building, they allow for a more spacious and airy feeling, whilst used on the exterior they can offer great … [read more…]

How to Choose Your Home Lift

There are many reasons why people choose to install home lifts in their property; it could be for health reasons, or for aesthetically-pleasing architectural pleasure. In fact, home lifts are becoming an increasingly popular feature in properties. So why choose … [read more…]

Entertaining Elevators

Lifts don’t have to be just a helpful means of getting from A to B, they can be a pretty interesting too. Here we take a look at some of the most entertaining elevators from around the world, which really … [read more…]

Axess 2 install glass lift in George Clarke’s Restoration Man Water Tower project

Pannal Water Tower was one of the last brick public water supply towers built, as reinforced concrete was being extensively used for water towers at this time. The 37,500 gallon water tower was built in the 1940s by Harrogate Corporation … [read more…]

Advantages of Having a Lift in Your Home

Having a lift in your home can have many advantages, some of which you may never have considered before. Here are some of the advantages that installing a good quality, well designed lift can offer in your home. Accessibility One … [read more…]