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
If you are renting a moving container to ship your possessions, you should receive a list from a company of non-allowable items. Find out what you can not put in a moving container.
Non-Allowable Items in Moving Containers
Renting a truck or storage container and hiring a moving labor service is another way to save money. It is a little more complicated since it involves hiring movers or a couple of strong men to load and unload your belongings. But often it is less expensive than hiring a full service moving company.
Moving Labor Services
The USDOT number is required under the FMCSA regulation for Commercial Motor Vehicles that operate interstate. It allows Federal and State Agencies to track company's information.
What is a US DOT Number?
DIY move is often the cheapest option to relocate locally and across country. This guide provides different options for Do It Yourself customers.
Options for a DIY Move