How often do you make a selfie in the elevator? After all, that’s what mirrors in elevators are for, right? Or could it be for safety and monitoring reasons? Or maybe they hide secret parts of the elevator that you shouldn’t see… Whatever the reason behind this mystery, we’ll show you all about it. Elevators keep evolving, they are faster now, they go through more floors and they are safer than before, however mirrors are still found in elevators as an essential element.
Therefore, if you have ever wondered why elevators have mirrors, you should know that the answer is as old as the elevators themselves. So let’s take a look at their origin and history.