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February Update
Your Vertical Transportation Information Source

Please use this complementary monthly newsletter as a resource for all of your vertical transportation needs.



PVE - An Aerodynamic Retrofit Solution


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Do you want to install a basic elevator inside your home without having to rip apart your house? Do you also want it to look nice and ride smoothly?


We have a terrific solution, and it is pretty cool.

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Be Smart About Your Dumbwaiter


Dumbwaiters are not intended to transport people or any other living thing, except maybe a houseplant. Their small dimensions, raised entrance door, and location should easily reinforce this fact-but sometimes this is not the case.



Click Here  to read the full article. 
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MYTH - Some people believe that an overcrowded elevator will fall.


TRUTH - An overloaded car will normally not move. The doors will stay open and a buzzer may ring until enough people get off of the elevator to reduce the weight.



We hope you enjoy our vertical transportation update and benefit from its content.  We are available in person or by phone to answer any of your questions or concerns.




 Robert Boardman


Otis at Home/Inclinator Company of California,


A Division of T. L. Shield and Associates, Inc.
(800) 201-1212
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Vacuum Elevators
New Showroom
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Visit our New Showroom display in Fairfield at the Home Show Today 

Home Show Today 


Inclinator Co. of California and TL Shield & Assoc., Inc. now have a showroom display with a working Pneumatic Vacuum Elevator.  Call us at (800) 201-1212 or email us for directions and hours of operation.




We know you have choices when it comes to your Vertical Transportation needs.  We want to help. 

Please give us a call and let us help you with your next project.