LTL Freight and Packaging
Bid placed 10/4/2009 3:03 PM CST
Expires 11/28/2009 12:00 AM CST
Service Provider will pick up within 3 days of booking.
Service Provider will deliver within 24 days of pickup.
LTL Freight and Packaging
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Hello, this is William Donohoe from The Shipping Shack, Inc. Our quote is based on the information provided in your listing. This quote includes professional piano movers pick up, professional packing & crating, LTL trucking to the west coast with full tracking capability, ocean transit from The Port of Lnog Beach to The Port of Honolulu, delivery to the residence in Kailua here on Oahu, uncrating and set up in your residence by professional paino movers. Additional charges will be assessed accordingly if the actual dimensions, weight and/or declared value are greater than as listed. You may contact us here on U-Ship if you have any questions. Mahalo
Is insurance included in your bid? Replacement value (new) about $8,000, fmv probably $6,000. Have you shipped many pianos ocean freight? And who would you use as you crating agent in Virginia (Washington DC area)? Mahalo, s
Hello, this is William Donohoe from The Shipping Shack, Inc. Thanks for your reply. Each package, crate, pallet is covered for $100 per IATA. IATA is an international law that covers tansportating freight. Additional insurance is
75 cents per $100. For $6,000 that is additional $45.00 Let us know if you want this addtional declared value. We will submit a new quote for the additional service. We always suggest to our customers to get an appraisal for items like pianos prior to shipping. Also, take pictures of piano prior to it being picked up. We have shipped 3 pianos in the past without any problems. We ship anything from motorcycles, including customized Harleys, autos, art work for the art galleries here in Hawaii, complete housholds, etc. Mnay of our shipments are high value up to $250,000. Contact us here on U-Ship if you have any other questions. Maahlo
I'm on the island now, back in Virginia in a couple of weeks. I'll get an appraisal and get back to you then for a final quote; we'll want pickup approximately October 23rd. What else do we need to do?
Hello, this is William Donohoe from The Shipping Shack, Inc. Thanks for your reply. Let us know what the final appraisal is and we will submit a new quote then to for the declared value. Contact us here on U-Ship when you get the appraisal. We will submit a new quote to the declared value then.
U-Ship will automatically exchange our contact information once you accept our quote. Let us know if you have any other questions. Mahalo
I do not yet have the appraisal (although it's underway). I am accepting your bid; please assume an appraised value of $4,000 for your quote; if the appraisal is higher I'm OK with additional charges .
I would like to schedule pickup on or before November 4 (including crating).