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Worried About Moving Your Piano? Three Quick Tips for a Safe Move

For most people their piano is so much more than a musical instrument–it’s a precious family keepsake that deserves to be treated with care.

When the time comes to move your piano, whether local or long distance, using a professional moving service to do the job makes sense.  Residential moving companies know your piano is important to you, thus they take special care to move it safely.

Use these three tips to calm your nerves about moving your precious and valuable piano:

 

  •  Prepare Your Piano for the Move

A piano is a sensitive instrument and you must take care to prepare your piano for a move.  Carefully wrap your piano with a furniture blanket.  Make sure the blanket you choose isn’t abrasive and won’t damage the piano’s finish.  Some moving companies may provide a blanket for you, so be sure to check with them before buying one.

 

 

If you need to buy your own blanket, home improvement stores and many online retailers carry them.  They can be picked up for less than $20–a minimal investment for the value they bring in protecting your piano.

 

  •  Prepare Your Home for the Move Out

Take a look at your piano, it’s huge!  Take some time to rearrange some of your furniture in order to clear a path for the piano.  The moving service will take great care to make sure your piano is carefully moved, but give them a hand by clearing a wide path.

Also consider purchasing corner guards to temporarily attach to walls that form a sharp corner in the path of the piano.  These can be purchased cheaply at many online retailers and provide a means to protect your house and piano.

 

  • Research and Contact a Residential Moving Company

Residential moving companies aren’t created equal.  Choosing one is the next task on your list–and the most important one.  Make sure the company you choose is insured and reputable.

It’s also very important to verify the moving service has experience in handling pianos.  Pianos are highly sensitive instruments and they require a high level of skill and care to move.  The moving company you select should have previous experience in piano moving.

 

That’s it!  Utilize these three tips and you’ll be well on your way to getting your beautiful baby grand to its new home.

If you’re in Colorado, consider Exodus Moving and Storage to facilitate your piano move.  Exodus is the go-to piano moving company in Colorado and their staff is specially trained to handle your valuable piano.  Call Exodus today at 1-800-549-1488.

Sing Us a A Song, You’re the Piano Man

You wouldn’t trust just anyone with your most prized belongings would you? Neither would we. That’s why you have to be very careful when choosing your expert movers, especially when they are handling your most prized possessions. Not only do we want to protect your belongings but your home is equally important to us, with our expert moving team we can maneuver your belongings without damaging walls, doors, frames, or our backs. We have a team that specializes in moving your large, heavy, awkward pieces like your piano, hot tubs and gun safes. Our moving team at Exodus understands how to properly move your things while keeping the conditions of your home intact. We are sure that you have heard horror stories about moves that ended badly. Don’t let your already stressful move become a moving horror story because you choose a mover who does not specialize in moving large awkwardly shaped objects. We provide safe, efficient, reliable, trustworthy service that will not let you down. Trust us, go with Exodus. We promise to get your piano to your new destination safely if you promise to play us a song from your piano, in your new home.

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The Cost of relocation is either based on weight or number of men and trucks needed as well as distance traveling. At no charge to you, one of our experienced and courteous Move Coordinators will review their move in great detail and provide you with an accurate move quote. Our Move Coordinator will also confirm requested pick-up and delivery dates.

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