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Genesis Elevator to Finish Home Elevator for Disabled Georgia Boy

Genesis Elevator to Finish Home Elevator for Disabled Georgia Boy

By Elevator World | August 17, 2021

Genesis Elevator and Restoration Consulting are nearing completion on a three-story home elevator in Woodstock, Georgia, CBS46 reported on August 11. The elevator is a gift to a couple in Woodstock for their disabled son, who was born with a rare genetic disorder called CDKL5 and cannot speak, walk or eat, and suffers from daily seizures. Two…

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Vacation Rental Owners Urged to Disable Home Elevators

Vacation Rental Owners Urged to Disable Home Elevators

By Elevator World | July 22, 2021

Following the July 11 death of a child in a North Carolina Outer Banks residential elevator, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Acting Chairman Robert Adler, in a July 20 emailed letter, urged vacation rental platforms, including Airbnb, Vrbo and others, to take steps to protect renters. Specifically, the letter asks the platforms to immediately notify…

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TKE Says CPSC Home-Elevator Lawsuit “Ignores Facts”

By Elevator World | July 12, 2021

In a press release issued on July 7 shortly after the U.S. Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) announced it had filed a lawsuit to order Thyssenkrupp Access Corp. to recall home elevators it manufactured until it exited the business in 2012, TK Elevator (TKE) said the information from CPSC “puts semantics ahead of real attempts…

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Demand for Elevators Increases in Georgetown Market

Demand for Elevators Increases in Georgetown Market

By Elevator World | June 2, 2021

In the wake of COVID-19, housing demand in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., has risen, and the biggest selling point in these homes is elevators, reported The Georgetowner on May 24. Almost all single-family homes in Georgetown are vertical, with two to three staircases, and a growing number of Georgetown residents are duo-professional families with young…

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Pandemic Lockdowns Drive Home Elevator Demand in U.S.

Pandemic Lockdowns Drive Home Elevator Demand in U.S.

By Elevator World | May 18, 2021

Google searches for homes in the U.S. with elevators increased by 15% since the start of the pandemic, with global luxury property agent Savills observing that elevators are a key feature for 119 properties it lists in the U.S., London-based money.co.uk property broker reports. Demand for apartments with city and sea views, often necessitating elevators, also increased…

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