Dumbwaiters Available In Chicago Area – Illinois

EHLS sells and installs both residential and commercial dumbwaiters all over the greater Chicago area, northwest Indiana, and southeast Wisconsin. We are proud to carry Waupaca brand dumbwaiters!

Waupaca Elevator Company has manufactured residential and commercial dumbwaiters since 1957. With a range of sizes and rated capacities from 100 to 500 lbs., Waupaca dumbwaiters lead the industry in utility, performance, and value.

  • Our practical residential dumbwaiter units are available in powdered coated steel or stainless steel cars and are capable of lifting either 100 or 200-pound net loads.
  • Our commercial dumbwaiter is designed for non-passenger vertical transportation applications with net load capacities of 300 or 500 lbs. Units come in powder-coated steel or optional stainless steel. Bi-parting or slide-up gates are required and commercial hoistway doors will complete the package meeting safety and code compliance.

If you would like to learn more about dumbwaiters or to schedule a FREE in-home or on-site assessment, please fill out the form on the page below or call our office at 847-215-9490!

Dumbwaiters provide a reliable system for moving items from floor to floor in both residential and commercial settings.

  • 100-500 lbs. weight capacity
  • Residential and Commercial models available
  • Stainless steel options
  • The 100-pound, 300-pound and 500-pound dumbwaiter can travel up to 50 feet.
  • The 200-pound dumbwaiter can travel up to 34 feet.

Dumbwaiter Sizes and Dimensions

  • A 100-pound capacity dumbwaiter is 20” x 20” x 30” high.
  • A 200-pound capacity dumbwaiter is 26” x 26” x 36” high.
  • A 300-pound capacity dumbwaiter is 30” x 30” x 40” high.
  • A 500-pound capacity dumbwaiter is 36” x 36” x 48” high.

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