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Why Hiring Professional Piano Movers Is The Right Thing To Do?

By · January 27 2020
Why Hiring Professional Piano Movers Is The Right Thing To Do?

A key consideration when planning about relocation in New Zealand is how to move valuable belongings. A piano is one of those things that you would want to move safely. Although it isn’t the largest property you may have, it is among the heaviest belongings that you shouldn’t attempt to handle alone. Instead, you should seek help from an expert.

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Read on to know the top reasons why professional piano movers make piano transportation secure and easy.

Safe handling of huge weight

Pianos come in numerous shapes and sizes, and most cases, they are quite heavy. This makes it difficult for you to handle a piano on your own, even if it looks small and simple. The heaviness of pianos is caused by the internal components that are designed using cast iron. Also, the soundboard and piano casing are often made of solid wood that makes the musical instrument quite heavy.

So moving your heavy piano on your own is dangerous and you might end up with an injured back or broken bones. But you need not worry about your piano transportation because professional piano movers can help you out with safe movement. They are experienced in handling and transporting heavy pianos without getting them damaged.

Special care

Professional piano movers are experienced and skilled in taking care of pianos during handling and transportation. They will offer the attention that your musical instrument requires at every phase of the movement process.

For instance, if your piano requires disassembling, they will disassemble your piano carefully without damaging the piano accessories. They ensure careful handling when moving a piano down or up the staircase. When your musical instrument arrives at the new location, they reassemble it and ensure that it functions as required.

Appropriate moving equipment

Professional piano movers have appropriate tools and trucks for handling and shifting your piano safely to the desired place. For example, when you hire expert movers, they will come with tools such as a piano board and a dolly that are very vital in ensuring the safe movement of a piano from a building to the truck.

Professional piano movers use special trucks that are designed to carry heavy pianos. These trucks support padding that makes sure that your piano secure when the vehicle is moving. It is not possible to achieve this kind of protection if you chose to move a piano by yourself.

Prevent damage

Most pianos are designed with awkward and uneven shapes. If you are not skilled in moving these kinds of instruments, the chances are that you will cause property damage. This can range from damaging the piano to destroying the surroundings, including walls, floor, and doors.

Thus, hiring an expert piano mover will help you prevent such damages. These professionals use special techniques and tools that make the piano movement manageable and safer. Getting help from expert movers minimizes the likelihood of home mishaps such as dents or cracks on walls.

In conclusion, piano transportation can be a tedious process when done by an amateur. In fact, moving a piano on your own is risky when you consider the weight, shape, and delicate nature of this valuable musical instrument. So a professional piano mover will save you the ordeal and have your piano moved securely and easily.

What do our customers say?

Read reviews of Wise Move to learn stories from our customers.
$345
Bernard Brock upright piano
Herald Island, Auckland
Grey Lynn, Auckland
10
Casey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
So fast and efficient and great!
$450
Kerikeri
Northcote, Auckland
10
Tuan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
I'm very happy with his service and would recommend to anyone.
$1,100
Kohimarama, Auckland
Stoke, Nelson
10
John
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Great service! The move was completed on time and very professionally done!
$450
Beachlands
Papamoa Beach, Papamoa
10
Kelly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
This was an awesome find, they stayed in contact and I received multiply quotes. The reviews we read were spot. The we received from Des was awesome. Thankyou
$380
Avonhead, Christchurch
Rolleston
10
Joseph
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Very good! Great communication and awesome team
$275
Kawaii Uplight Piano
Ponsonby, Auckland
Glenfield, Auckland
10
Natsuki
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Thank you. Great service. I'll reccomend to my pianist friends too.

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