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Elevator Modernization Services

Elevator Elevator Modernization

Welcome to Suburban Elevator, your trusted partner in elevator modernization services in the bustling city of Chicago, IL. With years of expertise in the vertical transportation industry, we are committed to bringing you cutting-edge solutions that transform your outdated elevators into safe, efficient, and stylish engineering marvels.

Your Trusted Partner for Elevator Modernization


Upgrading your elevator is more than just a surface-level improvement. It's a smart investment that improves your property's efficiency, safety, and overall worth. As the city of Chicago continues to grow and develop, keeping up with technological advancements is necessary to stay ahead of the competition. At Suburban Elevator, we recognize the specific needs of the Chicago market and customize our modernization solutions to address those needs directly.

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Elevator Modernization Process

Our elevator modernization process is a meticulously planned and executed endeavor that ensures minimal disruption to your daily operations. Here's an overview of the steps we undertake to bring your elevators up to contemporary standards:

1. Comprehensive Assessment:
Our experts start by conducting a thorough assessment of your existing elevator system. This assessment encompasses mechanical components, electrical systems, safety features, and aesthetic aspects. This holistic evaluation provides us with the insights needed to formulate a customized modernization plan.

2. Tailored Solution Design:
Every elevator system is unique, and so are our modernization solutions. We craft a tailor-made plan that addresses the specific weaknesses of your current system while harnessing the strengths. Our designs integrate state-of-the-art technology and energy-efficient features that align with Chicago's sustainability goals.

3. Efficient Installation:
Suburban Elevator's installation teams are equipped with the latest tools and techniques to execute modernization projects seamlessly. We adhere to strict timelines, ensuring minimal disruption to your building's occupants. Safety is our top priority during installation, and our technicians follow industry best practices.

4. Rigorous Testing:
Once the modernization is complete, our experts subject the elevator system to rigorous testing. We simulate various scenarios to ensure smooth operation, responsiveness, and compliance with safety regulations. This testing phase guarantees that your modernized elevator exceeds industry standards.

Is your elevator system outdated and causing inconvenience to your tenants? Upgrade to a state-of-the-art, energy-efficient elevator system with Elevator Modernization Chicago IL. Don't wait; contact us now to schedule a consultation and take your building to new heights!

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Advantages of Elevator Modernization

When you choose Suburban Elevator for your elevator modernization needs in Chicago, IL, you're choosing a partner dedicated to excellence. Here are some of the advantages you'll enjoy by entrusting us with your project

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- Enhanced Safety: Elevator modernization significantly improves safety standards, incorporating the latest safety features and technology to safeguard passengers and staff.

- Increased Energy Efficiency: Our modernization solutions integrate energy-efficient components, contributing to reduced energy consumption and operating costs.

- Improved Aesthetics: Elevators play a pivotal role in the aesthetics of your building. Our modernization services not only enhance performance but also elevate the visual appeal of your property.

- Compliance with Regulations: Chicago's building codes and regulations are ever-evolving. Our modernization ensures your elevators align with the latest standards, avoiding legal complications.

- Enhanced User Experience: Modernized elevators offer smoother rides, reduced wait times, and improved accessibility features, enhancing the overall user experience.

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Why Choose Suburban Elevator for Elevator Modernization

Suburban Elevator stands apart in the elevator modernization landscape for several compelling reasons:


  • Proven Expertise: With a track record of successful projects across Chicago, our expertise speaks for itself.

  • Customized Solutions: We don't believe in one-size-fits-all solutions. Our approach is tailored to your unique requirements.

  • Cutting-Edge Technology: We stay at the forefront of elevator technology trends, ensuring your modernization is future-ready.

  • Skilled Professionals: Our technicians are certified, experienced, and dedicated to delivering top-tier modernization results.

  • Client-Centric Approach: Your satisfaction is our driving force. We keep you informed throughout the process, from assessment to completion.

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Elevator safety is non-negotiable. Upgrade your elevators with Elevator Modernization Chicago IL to meet the latest safety codes and regulations. Protect your tenants and your investment. Act now – schedule your modernization assessment and ensure peace of mind!

Elevator Modernization Options

We offer a range of elevator modernization options to suit diverse needs

1. Basic Modernization: Upgrading critical components like control systems and safety features to enhance reliability and safety.

2. Intermediate Modernization: Incorporating energy-efficient technologies, aesthetics upgrades, and improved comfort features.

3. Full Modernization: A comprehensive overhaul involving the replacement of major systems, ensuring peak performance and visual appeal.

Elevator Modernization Trends

Staying ahead of industry trends is essential in delivering top-notch elevator modernization services. At Suburban Elevator, we continuously monitor emerging trends to integrate the latest advancements into our solutions

1. IoT Integration: Elevators connected to the Internet of Things (IoT) offer real-time monitoring, predictive maintenance, and enhanced user experiences.

2. Smart Destination Control: Destination dispatch systems optimize elevator movement, reducing wait times and improving efficiency.

3. Green Technology: Energy-efficient components and regenerative drive systems align with sustainability goals and reduce operating costs.

4. Biometric Security: Elevators with biometric authentication ensure secure access, especially in high-security buildings.

Elevator Modernization Warranty and Support

At Suburban Elevator, our commitment doesn't end with completing a modernization project. We stand by the quality of our work and provide robust warranty packages to give you peace of mind. Our post-modernization support ensures that your elevators continue operating smoothly for years.

- Comprehensive Warranty: Our elevator modernization services are backed by a comprehensive warranty that covers the performance of upgraded components and systems.

- 24/7 Support: Our dedicated support team is available round-the-clock to address any concerns or issues with your modernized elevators.

- Preventive Maintenance: Our maintenance packages include regular inspections and preventive measures, helping you avoid unexpected downtime and ensuring the longevity of your investment.

Elevator Modernization Cost-Effectiveness

We understand that cost considerations play a crucial role in your decision-making process. Elevator modernization, while an investment, offers substantial cost savings and benefits over time:

- Reduced Maintenance Costs: Modernized elevators are equipped with advanced components requiring less frequent maintenance, reducing service expenses.

- Energy Savings: Energy-efficient technologies incorporated during modernization lead to lower energy consumption and decreased operational costs.

- Increased Property Value: Modernized elevators enhance the overall value of your property, making it more attractive to tenants and potential buyers.

Elevator Modernization Benefits for Historic Buildings

Elevator modernization isn't just for new constructions. Historic buildings in Chicago can greatly benefit from modernization without compromising their unique architectural charm. Our experts at Suburban Elevator specialize in preserving the historical integrity of these structures while incorporating state-of-the-art elevator technology for improved functionality, safety, and accessibility.

Safety is paramount when it comes to elevator modernization. At Suburban Elevator, we prioritize safety by integrating cutting-edge safety features into our modernization projects. Our solutions adhere to the stringent safety standards set by Chicago authorities, ensuring the well-being of elevator passengers and building occupants.

We understand that budget considerations are essential for any modernization project. Suburban Elevator offers flexible financing options tailored to your financial situation. Our team works with you to find the most suitable payment plan, allowing you to enhance your elevators without straining your finances.

Accessibility is a legal requirement, and elevator modernization is an opportunity to ensure compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Our modernization solutions include features such as braille buttons, audible signals, and spacious interiors to cater to individuals with disabilities.

Stay informed about the latest trends, technologies, and insights in the elevator modernization landscape by following our blog. Our expert articles provide valuable information to help you make informed decisions about your building's vertical transportation systems.

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Elevate Your Building's Potential with Suburban Elevator Modernization

As Chicago's urban landscape evolves, so should your building's vertical transportation systems. Don't let outdated elevators hold you back. Choose Suburban Elevator for modernization that reflects the dynamism of Chicago's architecture and enhances the efficiency of your property.


Contact Us for Elevator Modernization in Chicago, IL

Ready to transform your elevators into icons of modern engineering? Contact Suburban Elevator today to schedule a consultation. Let our experts assess your needs and craft a modernization plan that sets you on the path to elevating success.




130 Prairie lake road, unit D

East Dundee, IL 60118

Phone 847-783-6200

Fax 847-783-6201


250 E Wisconsin Ave #1800

Milwaukee, WI 53202

Phone 414-943-9022

Fax 414-943-9025


Suburban Elevator began in the Chicago land area back in 1994.  The owners, Carmen Galante and Chris Anderson, teamed up to form what was one of the largest independent elevator companies in the country. 



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130 Prairie lake road, unit D

East Dundee, IL 60118

Phone 847-783-6200

Fax 847-783-6201

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