Who Can Repair My Elevator?

Who Can Repair My Elevator? As a building owner, you have many important concerns. No doubt somewhere near the top of that list is the safety and maintenance of your property. While it’s important to have access to a well-rounded maintenance staff, there are certain elements of your building that require additional special care and…

How to Prepare for an Elevator Inspection

How to Prepare for (and Pass) the All-Important Elevator Inspection Just like an automobile diagnostic test, an elevator inspection provides building owners with the information and opportunity to make critical decisions about repairs, upgrades, or full equipment replacement. But while some vehicle owners may decide to postpone a trip to the auto shop, putting off…

How Long Does an Elevator Last?

How Long Does an Elevator Last? Elevators are a crucial part of any building’s infrastructure. Not only do your tenants and guests expect them to be clean and visually appealing, but to function properly as well. Though elevator systems provide practical convenience and safety, you may have questions about maintenance, repair, and how long the…

What Makes a Good Elevator Mechanic?

Being an elevator mechanic requires some very specific knowledge, such as licensing, technical training and – obviously – a solid level of safety awareness. However, that’s just the beginning. To deliver the kind of service that employers and customers are looking for, it’s not enough to just understand the inner workings of complex machinery and…

Make Elevator Safety Your Priority in 2022

Make Elevator Safety Your Priority in 2022 How confident are you that your elevators are in safe hands? Are you perhaps thinking about how to make elevator safety a priority in your building this year? In this article we take a quick look at the importance of a ‘safety mindset’ when it comes to elevator…

What is Elevator Uptime?

Elevator uptime may not necessarily be a term that most property owners and managers are familiar with, but it is a metric that you can use to measure the amount of time your elevator is up and running.  By focusing on uptime, you can discover the value of elevator services in your building.  Conversely, by…

Prepare your elevators for a Mid-Atlantic winter

As the cold season draws in, you may be focused on making sure your building lobby stays warm and dry. But when was the last time you thought about doing the same for your elevators’ engine room? In this article we share our best tips for making your elevators run smoothly and safely during a…

Spot the First Signs of Elevator Problems

Spot the First Signs of Elevator Problems Elevators are a safe and reliable mode of transportation for your tenants and visitors if they’re regularly inspected and serviced. But, as with all mechanical systems, problems can develop. Not only can these problems lead to potential injury, but they can also expose you to expensive emergency repairs,…

Elevator Cab Air Purification Systems

As cases of COVID-19 are rising, as the riding public continues to return to work and as we start to encroach upon the new school year, there are many concerns with the Delta variant of COVID-19.  Keeping an elevator cab environment clean from airborne contaminants is starting to become a concern for many.  The utilization…

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We provide quality service without the hassle! At Kencor we have a commitment to quality that is unparalleled.  We offer personalized service that allows us to gather what you, our client, expects.  When you contact us, ordering, delivery, service, and billing will go a lot more smoothly because the person on the other end of…