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What is a through floor lift?


Our Elesse Through Floor Lift.

A through floor lift is a type of home lift or elevator that runs on a track going through a hole in the ceiling (called the aperture). Unlike passenger lifts, this type of lifts has many advantages that make it more suitable for domestic use, including;

Wessex offer 3 types of through floor home lift, the VM Open Home Lift, the VE Enclosed Home Lift and the Elesse Luxury Home Lift. All of these lifts have their advantages, but get in contact and speak to our Customer Care Team about which lift is right for your situation. And if you decide a through floor isn’t for you, check out our line of Vertical Platform Lifts!

The images below show how a through-floor lift is installed and how it functions in operation.