Moving a beloved piano must be done with care and attention. Pianos are not only big investments, but they also often hold sentimental value as well. Moving a piano to a new home is no easy task.
Here are our 4 expert piano moving tips:
- Plan to tune after the move. Moving a piano is likely to affect its sound due to changes in temperature and humidity, not to mention the handling and sometimes dismantling required to transport it. Plan on scheduling a professional piano tuning once you are settled in your new home, so you can get back to playing in no time.
- Proper packing and moving. Piano moving methods depend on the type of piano and the sort of move it will endure. A qualified, experienced piano mover like the pros on our team can help you with all the details of safely preparing, loading, moving, and unloading your piano.
- Chart your route. It’s best to carefully consider the route your piano will take from its current location to its new one. Everything from stairs to doorways to a truck and beyond must be evaluated. Consider the best route to your new home to ensure your piano arrives safely.
- Hire trusted piano movers. Something as precious, valuable, and difficult to handle as a piano warrants professional assistance. Even if you’re just moving down the road, you don’t want to risk anything happening to your cherished piano. Our licensed, professional moving team is experienced in piano moving and will ensure your piano is properly prepared, securely packed, and carefully placed in its new home.