When you need an elevator inspection and permitting company with the high tech skills needed to keep your equipment safe and within code, you have come to the right place.


Chief Upshaw’s Elevator Inspections and Consultants of Laurel, MD, we have over 30 years of experience in the elevator, escalator, and handicap lift industry. We are fully licensed and insured for your protection and have an outstanding safety record you can feel good about.

Please note that we are more than an elevator and consulting company. We provide third party inspections for the purpose of ensuring your elevators and lifts will pass your annual city inspections. Our inspections also help you troubleshoot any issues you may be currently experiencing, so you know exactly what to expect. We provide innovative ways for business owners and homeowners to deal with their city inspections and permitting, leaving you worry free when that time comes.

Our inspection and consulting firm is licensed as a third party inspector for Maryland, Washington D.C., and Virginia. We hold numerous certifications, including membership in CCR, MBE, WMBE, and SBA-8A. We are a certified elevator mechanic with the National Elevator Industry Educational Program (NEIEP) and a member of the DC Building Code Committee. You can rely on us as the forerunner in the industry and feel confident in our long-standing success in your community.

If your elevators need better service than what you are getting from your current inspector, switch your service to Chief Upshaw’s Elevator Inspections and Consultants. We provide better service and better value to our customers with a fast response time during emergencies.




9:00am – 6:00pm