Residential ELEVATORS

Whether you’re looking at new construction or retrofitting an existing home. Abbey Home Elevator can provide both.

RESIDENTIAL ELEVATORS

While home elevators have been seen as a luxury item in the past, today’s home elevators are much more of a necessity. With our aging population the use of a home elevator for mobility and moving large objects is now the norm in multi-level construction. The home elevator can provide a safe and convenient way to get between floors. With capacities of 1000 lbs. and cab sizes from 15 square feet up, home elevators provide solutions to make your home more livable.

Whether you’re looking at new construction or retrofitting an existing home, you’re looking for craftsmanship and long-term quality. Abbey Home Elevator can provide both. As an exclusive provider for Symmetry Elevating Solutions, all our elevators are custom-built, designed and made in America. The people who designed our residential elevators are members of the National Association of Elevator Contractors, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Better Business Bureau, the Associated Contractors and other industry organizations.

We’ve spent more than 25 years selling, servicing and installing elevators, and we’ve seen what works, what doesn’t and what works better. Our unmatched experience means you’ll get the very best product and service – PERIOD. Abbey Home Elevator is committed to meeting the needs of our customers.

With commitment to beautiful craftsmanship, expert engineering, thoughtful construction, and affordability, Symmetry Elevating Solutions provides the best products available. You, our client gets to share in that high quality value. Select a Symmetry Elevating Solutions, provided by Abbey Home Elevator, residential elevator and you have selected the best product available for you family and home.

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Residential Hydraulic Drive

With more standard features than any other elevator available, the Symmetry Hydraulic drive residential elevator is the industry leader.  We offer as standard: Battery lowering, digital position indicators on the COP and hall stations, custom wood sill, and LED lighting. Our custom options also lead the industry.

 

General

  • Travel: Maximum of 50’ (minimum 12” between stops)
  • Speed: 40 FPM
  • Load Capacity: 1000#
  • Overhead Minimum of 8’ (96”) with remote controller
  • Pit depth: 6” minimum (8” preferred)
  • Two stops
  • Single opening
  • Three year limited parts warranty

Mechanical Equipment

  • Modular 6 1/4# T-rail structure
  • Car frame assembly
  • 208/203 VAC, 60Hz, 30 amp single phase power supply for motor controller
  • 120 VAC, 60Hz, 15 amp single phase power supply for lighting
  • (2) 3/8” 7×19 galvanized aircraft cable (14400# breaking strength) with wedge rope shackles
  • 80mm diameter piston/102mm diameter cylinder incl. 1” – 3/4” reducer bushing
  • Screw pump (300 micron screen)
  • Positive pressure switch
  • Code compliant electrical disconnects included

Safety Features

  • Slack rope safety device
  • Motor controller supply (located in controller)
  • Car light supply (located in controller)
  • Rupture Valve (Type “C” Safety)
  • Pit stop switch
  • Car top stop switch
  • In-car emergency stop switch and alarm
  • Safety switch for car gate(s)
  • Battery backup emergency car lights and alarm
  • Electromechanical hoistway door interlocks (doors by others)

Controls

  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Non-selective collective automatic operation
  • Self Diagnostic System with digital display
  • Car Operating Panel (COP) available in brushed  stainless steel or brushed brass with LED floor position indicator
  • Hall stations available in brushed stainless steel or brushed brass with call button and car arrival indicator
  • Recessed phone box in brushed stainless steel or brushed brass (phone jack included)
  • Automatic car lighting
  • Single floor designated car homing
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) for car lowering and  automatic gate operation (if provided) in the event of power failure

Car Features

  • Cab size up to 15 square feet
  • 7’0” interior car height
  • Birch, Oak, or Maple flat veneer interior walls with matching ceiling
  • Matching wood handrail
  • Matching wood car sill
  • Unfinished plywood floor with sill set for .75” (flooring by others)
  • 2 energy saving recessed LED lights with black trim rings
  • 7’0” vinyl accordion gate (light oak, dark oak, white, or antique white)

Optional Features

  • Up to Six stops
  • Single automatic push button operation
  • Custom car size up to 18 square feet**
  • Custom car heights
  • Inset panel car with flush ceiling
  • Inset panel car with matching ceiling
  • Raised panel car with matching ceiling
  • 4 recessed LED lights with black trim rings
  • Factory finished car
  • Polished stainless steel, polished brass, brushed nickel, vintage bronze and oil rubbed brass fixtures (including COP,    phone box, hall calls, and handrail)
  • COP with integrated phone box
  • Custom wood interiors
  • Custom factory finishes (antiqued, distressed, & crackle)
  • Green material alternatives and finishes for car interiors
  • Scissor gate
  • Hardwood veneer accordion gate
  • Clear panel accordion gate
  • Autogate operator (available for use with accordion gate only)
  • .75” finished or unfinished factory installed hardwood car flooring
  • Factory flooring insert for 1/4” flooring by others
  • Buffer springs (requires minimum of 10” pit depth)
  • Key switch for COP and hall stations
  • 750# car capacity

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Residential In-Line Gear Drive

With more standard features than any other elevator available, the In-Line Gear Drive Residential Elevator is the industry leader.  We offer as standard: Battery lowering, digital position indicators on the COP and hall stations, custom wood sill, and LED lighting.  Our custom options also lead the industry.

 

General

  • Travel: Maximum of 50’ (minimum 12” between stops)
  • Speed: 40 FPM
  • Load Capacity: 1000#
  • Overhead Minimum of 8’ (96”) with remote controller Minimum of 9’ with controller in hoistway
  • Pit depth: 6” minimum (8” preferred)
  • Two stops
  • Single opening
  • Three year limited parts warranty

Mechanical Equipment

  • Modular 6 1/4# T-rail structure
  • Car frame assembly
  • 208/230VAC, 60Hz, 20 amp single phase power supply for motor controller
  • 120 VAC, 60Hz, 15 amp single phase power supply for lighting
  • (2) #60 roller chains
  • Inverter controlled variable speed In-Line Gear assembly  with counterweighted chain drive and 2 H.P. motor
  • Code compliant electrical disconnects included

Safety Features

  • Slack chain safety device
  • Motor controller supply (located in controller)
  • Car light supply (located in controller)
  • Upper and lower final limits
  • Pit stop switch
  • Car top stop switch
  • In-car emergency stop switch and alarm
  • Safety switch for car gate(s)
  • Battery backup emergency car lights and alarm
  • Electromechanical hoistway door interlocks
    (doors by others)

Controls

  • Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • Non-selective collective automatic operation
  • Self Diagnostic System with digital display
  • Car Operating Panel (COP) available in brushed    stainless steel or brushed brass with LED floor  position indicator
  • Hall stations available in brushed stainless steel or  brushed brass with call button and car arrival indicator
  • Recessed phone box in brushed stainless steel or brushed brass (phone jack included)
  • Automatic car lighting
  • Single floor designated car homing
  • Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) for car lowering and automatic gate operation (if provided) in the event of power failure
  • Manual lowering device

Car Features

  • Cab size up to 15 square feet
  • 7’0” interior car height
  • Birch, Oak, or Maple flat veneer interior walls with matching ceiling
  • Matching wood handrail
  • Matching wood car sill
  • Unfinished plywood floor with sill set for .75” (flooring by others)
  • 2 energy saving recessed LED lights with black trim rings
  • 7’0” vinyl laminate accordion gate (light oak, dark oak, white, or antique white)
    All accordion gates except white have bronze hardware.
    White gates have aluminum hardware.

Optional Features

  • Up to Six stops
  • Single automatic push button operation
  • Custom car size up to 18 square feet**
  • Custom car heights
  • Inset panel car with flush ceiling
  • Inset panel car with matching ceiling
  • Raised panel car with matching ceiling
  • 4 recessed LED lights with black trim rings
  • Factory finished car
  • Polished stainless steel, polished brass, brushed nickel, vintage bronze and oil rubbed brass fixtures (including COP,    phone box, hall calls, and handrail)
  • COP with integrated phone box
  • Custom wood interiors
  • Custom factory finishes (antiqued, distressed, & crackle)
  • Green material alternatives and finishes for car interiors
  • Scissor gate
  • Hardwood veneer accordion gate
  • Clear panel accordion gate
  • Autogate operator (available for use with accordion gate only)
  • .75” finished or unfinished factory installed hardwood car flooring
  • Factory flooring insert for 1/4” flooring by others
  • Buffer springs (requires minimum of 10” pit depth)
  • Key switch for COP and hall stations
  • 750# car capacity

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THE BENEFITS

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Architectural centerpiece or inconspicuous – it’s up to you.

Symmetry elevators, provided by Abbey Home Elevator, are designed to be a beautiful, functional part of any home – and if you’d like, they can be designed to fit almost anywhere. Make yours a focal point, or incorporate it into the design of your home.

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Stairs aren’t a barrier when you can go around them.

The freedom and mobility you gain with a residential elevator means you no longer have to worry about yourself or your loved ones taking the staircase. With a residential elevator from Abbey Home Elevator – let us bring the upstairs, down to you!

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Bedrooms upstairs? A walkout basement? Why not?

Your dream home is just that: yours. You should not be limited from enjoying the number of floors you desire.  So design what you wish, and let Abbey Home Elevator, help build the lifestyle you deserve.

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Take up less room – an entire room, in fact.

Our residential elevator motor hides within the elevator shaft, so it requires less ceiling height. With machine-room-less design we can accommodate your new elevator with no additional machine or equipment room.