Piano move

Listing Information
Shipment Title:Piano move
Shipment ID: 762661492
Customer:Caroline B.
Date Listed:8/27/2013 2:08 PM CST
Date Updated: 9/22/2013 3:44 PM CST
Ended: 9/17/2013 8:14 PM CST
Budget: Place Bid
# of Bids: 5 (0 Active)
Auction Goods:No
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Origin, Destination, & Route Information
Origin
Residence
Pickup: Ready Now
Route

Est. Distance: 0.00 Miles
Destination
Residence
Delivery: ASAP
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Piano move
  • Upright
  • 5 ft 0 in. 
  • 3 ft 0 in. 
  • 5 ft 0 in. 
  • 500 lbs
  • Yes
White Glove, Blanket Wrap, LTL Freight and Packaging, LTL Standard, Other, Courier Service
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Question:
8/27/2013
Where is the piano going?Report a Violation
Question:
8/28/2013
Hello Shipper, Are their stairs at either location?Report a Violation
Response: Hi There is a small step down in the delivery location but no staircases 8/29/2013Report a Violation
Response: Ok I have placed a bid for your review. These are heavy items so I had to figure in 2 people for the move. Please let me know if you have any questions.8/29/2013Report a Violation
Response: Yikes we were looking to spend about 1/2 that ... If my husband & uncle were to provide labor, what would you charge??8/29/2013Report a Violation
Response: Could it be moved this Saturday? Early in the morning? Also have they ever moved anything this heavy? I know price seems high but that is close to the going price. This is one that I just did this past weekend that went 6/10 of a mile.http://www.uship.com/shipment/Nikis-piano/342434602/ I will place a bid for transport only but I just don't want to see anyone get hurt.8/29/2013Report a Violation
Question:
8/29/2013
If u decide to have us move I will match the other piano I did at the $410 mark. Let me know!Report a Violation
Question:
8/31/2013
hi how many pianos are u looking to ship also from where to where? how many miles. we can do it at ur budgetReport a Violation
Response: Just one; it's an upright on casters. One or two steps down a landing, no stairs. It's going from my mothers residence to mine in Burlington, roughly 13 miles.8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: k we can do it for 1258/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: Great; when are you available to do the move?8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: 9/6 9/7.but i have to make sure . ill keep you updat and whenever is a sure thing i ll bid on it so i can get it done8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: Thanks; can you tell me your business name? Website?8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: k is call fordtowingfriends) we are 2 very strong and professional men and we are carries. also we load and unload and everything is going to be going in a cargo trailer wrap in squilts8/31/2013Not in Violation
Response: Do you have a business listing? References? I'm sure you can understand I'm just covering bases while doing business over the Internet. Do you have a business listing? References? I'm sure you can understand I'm just covering bases while doing business over the Internet.8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: yes,we have 7 jobs book already and one of them is heading ur way thats why i am doing this for a lot less money, 8/31/2013Report a Violation
Question:
8/31/2013
and we do have references, we been working in towing boats on craigslist and we just join this site Report a Violation
Response: Ok thanks...let me know what you can do for dates. Is cash ok for payment?8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: yes but we have to bid here so we can get each others info. but yes if possible we can take cash 8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: Ok great; my mom is covering payment so that's easier. Have you moved a piano before??8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: k so if we do this how we going to do it? i have to place a bid here so u can accept it then we get each others info . if we send info before bidding we get blocked8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: yes we have 8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: Ok thanks.... Let me know on dates & we'll work out details.8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: sept 6 or 7 one of those 2 and of course we ll stay in touch and keep you update 8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: Ok sounds good 8/31/2013Report a Violation
Response: k, good night and wil get back n touch if anything changes8/31/2013Report a Violation
Question:
9/2/2013
ok we can do it on the 5/6 for 125 let me know if u still ok with that and we will place the bidReport a Violation
Response: Sounds good; I'll accept 9/2/2013Report a Violation
Response: can this be done in the evening 6-7pm wednsday9/2/2013Report a Violation
Response: I'll check and get back to you9/2/2013Report a Violation
Response: ok 9/2/2013Report a Violation
Response: Wed pm works 9/2/2013Report a Violation
Response: ok cool i ll place bid once on wednesday at 3:14pm9/3/2013Report a Violation
Response: Hi are you still planning on coming tonight at 6? I never got a bid9/4/2013Report a Violation
Response: sorry couldnt make it , 9/4/2013Report a Violation
Response: Are you still interested? We can do tomorrow if so9/4/2013Report a Violation
Response: i have nothing going up there anymore 9/4/2013Report a Violation
Question:
9/17/2013
Hi Caroline can this be done this weekend if so i will give you a good rate also how close can we get to the entrance it will be coming out of and how close to the delivery entrance Report a Violation
Response: This weekend would work if its Sunday or Saturday am; have you moved a piano before & have transportation & necessary tools/manpower?? The pianos are both on ground floor and right next to the door in both houses; approximately 13 miles of travel.9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: how many pianos are we talking about and are they both uprights as far as the experience yes we have experience in moving uprights but do not do baby grands or grands we will pack the back to protect the soundboard from getting damaged as well as blanket wrapping to protect wood from damages how close can we get to the door that these are coming out of and how close can we get to the delivery door I have designed a ramp that I run from the door right into my van for loading as well as unloading if we can get close enough to the door at pickup and the door at delivery let me know and we can eithe schedule it for Sat A M or Sunday 9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: Great; it's is one piano moving from my moms house to mine; you can probably get the truck within 15 feet of her front steps, ground level, the piano is about 5 feet from the front door. At my house, we are putting it on the ground floor, if your truck will fit height wise in a garage, you can back into my garage & it's going right next to the entry9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: my truck is to tall for most garages but that is not a problem we can unload in driveway and use furniture dollies to get it to the entry way and then if we have to we can mussle it into the entry where it is going confirm the bid so i can get this all set up to be done on which ever day is comfortabnle for you 9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: Will do; are you only free Sat and Sun?? Friday pm would be ideal; I'm having a birthday party at my house Sat so it will be hectic.9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: Friday night can work as well what is a good time for you I can make myself open on either Friday Sat or Sunday which ever is better for you 9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: Friday, anytime after 3 would work best9/17/2013Report a Violation
Response: I can make that happen if this works for you except my bid and I will get it scheduled 9/17/2013Report a Violation
Accepted Bid
Price Service Provider Service type  
$213
Accepted 9/18
4.7/5 | 67 reviews
Blanket Wrap
0
$235
Expired 9/7
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Blanket Wrap
1
$481
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5.0/5 | 95 reviews
Blanket Wrap
0
$233
Declined
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White Glove
1
$241
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5.0/5 | 95 reviews
LTL Standard
0