Moving specialty items
Moving specialty items can be somewhat complicated job. Frequently we decide to ask a family member or friend to help with these heavy and antique items thinking it’s a small job. However, while it may seem a small job, it requires professionals who know how to handle these types of specialty items.
As a matter of fact, pianos should be moved only by certified piano moving companies. A professional piano mover will have the essential moving equipment to secure your piano for the entire time. Many times when you call moving companies and require about piano services, the response will be “yes”. But if they are not specialized in piano there is a big risk to your instrument. There are special equipments and tools used by professional piano movers that ensure a safe delivery of your precious instrument.
The same applies for moving antique items, or slate pool table. These items also demand professional movers who have all the necessary tools and supplies to secure a safe transportation for your antique items. In many cases there are additional charges associated with this type of moves, also moving minimums, because it’s typically one or two items you’re relocating. However, the experience and confidence you get with a professional company far outweighs the price. There is no guarantee that your precious item will be delivered safely with an inexperienced company. Moving pianos, antique items and pool table moves are complicated.
So, when you call around to get a quote for moving your piano, ensure you make them aware of the type of piano such as spinet, upright or baby grand. If you need antiques moved, define the type and form so they can decide if crating besides pad wrapping is required. And if you’re moving a pool table, mention its size and type. Some pool tables need to be taken apart and reassembled. All of this information is important for movers for a precise moving quote. Location of these items is also important. All this information helps the them to decide the number of movers and moving tools required to assure a successful loading and unloading process. A professional mover will always figure out the best possible move plan and utmost protection of your valuable items.