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Six Questions to Ask a Hillside Tram Company

Six Questions to Ask a Hillside Tram Company

When you’re looking to make an investment, you need to do your homework. Buying a hillside tram, also known as an inclined elevator or hillside lift,  is no different. You’re buying a specialized...

Five Tips to Keep Your Hill Lift Safe

Five Tips to Keep Your Hill Lift Safe

A Marine Innovations hill lift ( also known as a hill tram, hillside lift or funicular) is the best-built system you can buy, period! You want to make sure you, your family and friends are safe when...

Three Misconceptions About an Inclined Elevator

Three Misconceptions About an Inclined Elevator

An inclined elevator is a welcome addition to many hillside homes, but often people have some misconceptions that prevent them from asking how this fabulous tool can benefit them. When you look at...

Hillside Trams Are Not Just For When You’re “Old”

Hillside Trams Are Not Just For When You’re “Old”

We recently had a display at a major boat show. One thing I often heard was “I’ll get a hillside tram when I’m old.” I understand our society promotes being young and “old” people are perceived as...

Aging in place with accessible dock transportation

Aging in place with accessible dock transportation

We all love the view from our cabin but may not like the stairs to the dock. As we age, the stairs become more of a challenge. Accessible dock transportation is key to helping us continue to enjoy...

Winterizing Your Residential Funicular

Winterizing Your Residential Funicular

Maybe you’re lucky and live in a warm climate and are able to boat year-round. For many of us, each fall we put away our boats and summer toys to prepare for winter activities. Often this includes...

Building Elevator Access into Your Dream Lake Home

Building Elevator Access into Your Dream Lake Home

You dream of living on the water, wanting to catch the sunrise or sunset. You want a commanding view of the lake, but that requires your home to be high above the water. Enjoy your view and the...

Preparing for an Incline Lift Installation

Preparing for an Incline Lift Installation

Your home is beautiful, the view is amazing. You’ve decided to invest in an incline lift to simplify your walk from your home to your dock. Now you want to know how to prepare for the installation....

Hill Elevators and Your Convenience

Hill Elevators and Your Convenience

When people think of a hillside home, visions of breathtaking landscapes come to mind.  What doesn’t always come to mind are the challenges of living on a hill.  A hill elevator can be an...