Church Lift & Elevator Plans
Elevator & Lift Resources for Churches
Symmetry Accessibility Options for Churches
Symmetry’s vertical platform lifts are a great mobility product for churches from people who understand that multiple floors don’t have to be an obstacle.
The Symmetry Hybrid platform lift, looks and feels like an elevator, but operates like a lift and may be used in a church setting.
More on Elevators & Lifts for Churches
There are several options available to provide accessibility in a church or other house of worship. Each provides its own advantages and disadvantages.
The Limited Use, Limited Application elevator (LU/LA) is an elevator designed to provide access in low occupancy/low rise commercial buildings like churches.
In settings where a small commercial elevator is needed, like a church, a limited use/limited application (LU/LA) elevator may be a perfect fit.
You have taken the time to plan the best accessible route, and done your best to know the local building and accessibility codes, but have you reached out to the people with the most knowledge of accessibility in your local market; the installing distributor?
When designing or altering a building with vertical barriers, compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and/or the Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) is critical.
Did you know that twenty-two years prior to the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the federal government was already making strides to increase accessibility in federally funded building projects?
While sometimes blurred, ADA compliance and compliance with building code are not the same thing. When determining what access is required for your project, it is important to understand how they work together and what distinctions exist.