You should always protect your belongings when moving. But at the same time you need to protect your property. Moving appliances and large furniture can cause damages to wood floors, carpet and walls.
How to Protect Carpets, Floors and Walls
If any of your items are damaged or lost during a move, it is your responsibility to document damages and file a claim. So, what is the process of reporting and filing a claim for damaged household goods?
Filing Claims for Damages
One of the less expensive ways to move a household is by renting a moving truck and doing everything yourself.
Before you rent a moving truck, calculate the weight of your belongings or how many rooms you have to move. For a general idea of what size of truck you will need, you may use the guide most truck rental companies use.
How to Choose a Right Size Truck
Moving an upright piano is not an easy process. There is a risk to the piano, risk of injury to the movers and to the property. Pianos should only be moved by licensed and insured moving companies.
Moving a Piano