In every moving contract, there is a disclaimer stating what the company will not transport. Most companies will not move cash, jewelry, personal valuable items, and collections.
What Movers Will Not Move
When you are planning to move there are questions you need to ask your local movers and helpers to make sure that you are selecting the right people for your job.
Questions for Movers
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
US DOT number is an identification number issued to motor carriers, registrants, and shippers by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. It identifies all companies operating a commercial vehicle transporting cargo.
What is a US DOT Number?
If you don't have lots of stuff it's not necessary to hire professionals to move your goods from one home to another. If you're planning on a smaller move there are a few tips that you should know.
Tips for Small Moves
Moving artwork and antiques requires professionals who have necessary knowledge and equipment to handle delicate pieces. We do not recommend to cut corners or hire a company that is not specialized in delicate items. However, if the items are not of the high price you can consider packing and moving them yourself.
Moving Antiques and Artwork
Moving household appliances is a big job. Before you start, be sure you are aware of the work involved, there are steps you will need to take before the movers arrive at your home. Keep in mind some moving companies and helpers will not be responsible for disconnection of appliances.
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