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January 28, 2016

The Art of Moving Pianos

Pianos are not only costly and large instruments but it is perhaps once of your most precious and prized possessions.  However, the truth is that it is often required to move pianos from one place to another, to move it on stage, from one floor of a building to another or even from one home to another that might involve interstate moving. Regardless of the extent of movement, the job is a specialized one for which it has to be entrusted to the specialists.  Considering the piano to be similar to other household goods would be a big mistake, as it would be to hire the services of any removalists handling household items to move pianos as they have little or no knowledge about the specialty of handling pianos.  For shifting pianos, there are specialists who excel in piano removals Adelaide. These are the people who know the best ways of shifting pianos from one location to another.

Specialty of piano moving

Leaving aside the large size of the instrument, the piano is a very sensitive and delicate instrument that can be damaged, especially functionally, when shifting it from one place to another. While it is easy to ensure that the external features of the instrument are adequately protected by using the right packing materials, it is not easy to protect the functional features that are located inside the instrument unless it is properly handled during shifting. Proper packing and handling it with the right kind of care and compassion during transit so that the stress of transportation and handling do not impair its looks and functionality can only be ensured by those who are familiar with piano removals Adelaide, hence they are considered as specialists of the trade. The piano removal specialists have the knowledge and training that is required to transport it safely.

Right equipment and trained staff

When looking for piano removalists, it has to be checked if they have the right kind of equipments that are required to move pianos efficiently and safely.  Besides the equipments, the vehicles in which pianos are transported also have some specialty that is quite different from the usual vehicles that are used for moving homes and offices.  Pianos are moved in covered vehicles with large tailgates at the rear complete with ramps and piano trolleys as well as high-quality blankets and pads. The accessories are exclusively meant for piano removals and not for other furniture removal.

The staff has adequate experience in handling pianos and is trained to take care of all kinds of pianos like Grand pianos, Upright pianos, Organs, Digital Pianos, Square Grand Pianos, Imperial concert grand pianos as well as Digital grand pianos.

End to end service

From picking up the piano to placing it once again with the assurance of proper functioning is what you can expect from companies that handle piano removals Adelaide. Explaining your requirement to them is all that you have to do and the rest will be taken care of by the professionals.

Even the most difficult access on stages and between vertical floors is efficiently managed by the piano removalists.

January 28, 2016

Hazardous Items and Pets Need Special Attention During Interstate Transportation

When moving house, moving within and beyond the state boundaries are not the same. Not only that longer distance to be covered but also because of the different rules and regulations of the states. The interstate removalists are completely thorough about all aspects of interstate transportation and can guide their clients so as to ensure a smooth and hassle free service. When you are moving home, besides furniture and fixtures there are many other items like your car, the pets and chemicals and cleaning agents that have to be carried with you. It is important for you to find the best furniture removalists in Adelaide to help you with your moving.  There are laws pertaining to transportation of such items that has to be complied and one has to be aware about it. The company that you select for moving the goods will guide you in all such matters.

Moving pets out of the state

Carrying your pets like the felines or canines along with your household goods entails a lot of documentation and legal compliances. Before you can move the pets, you have to obtain the permits, clearances and veterinary records that are stipulated by law. To know about the requirements, you can ask the interstate removalists Adelaide who are well conversant with it and can guide you. Having all documents with you would give you complete peace of mind that your pets would be travelling without any legal difficulties. Next you have to check the regulations of the building where you would be staying if you are moving to an apartment or condo as they might have their own rules.

Health check up for pets is mandatory before the journey. Obtain a health clearance from the veterinary surgeon including vaccinations that are due and allied medication, if any. Having gone through the process, it is now time to think about how to transport the pets.

Getting ready

Before embarking on the journey, give some light snacks to your pets but be careful not to over feed them as it could cause nausea in transit. Have some treats and water ready at hand to serve on the way to the new destination.  Crates or carriers that are exclusively made for pets so that they can have a comfortable journey are the best choice for carrying pets. These should be sturdy and spacious, so as to allow pets to move within comfortably and as well as ventilated.

Know the dangerous goods

Ignorance is no excuse for any illegal action. Therefore, knowing the laws about transportation of dangerous goods is essential and the interstate removalists Adelaide will tell you about it. The ADG code or Australian Dangerous Goods code is used in conjunction with United Nations Manual of Tests and Criteria for classification of dangerous goods. Compressed gases, liquids that flammable and corrosive and explosives are prohibited for interstate transportation. If you have any such items in your belongings, especially some household cleaning products, then be ready to off load it from the truck.

Knowing the state laws would help you to decide alternate ways of transporting dangerous goods by rail or private vehicles, if it is allowed, at all.