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"Great experience shipping antique piano"

shipping from Galesburg, Texas Houston, Texas for $535.00

1/15/2007
$535.00
Galesburg, Texas
Houston, Texas
999 mi.

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My great grandmother willed her piano to me.  Although not in the greatest of shapes (the only surviving material item from a house fire, 2 household moves, and almost a decade in storage), it had sentimental meaning.  I could not bring myself to pay the $1200-2000 the commercial movers requested considering its poor condition but yet could not bring myself to part with it either.  I found Uship and posted my shipment request.  After several bids which did not work out either due to price, date conflicts, etc., "findaload" with Mark and Steve Hippert made a reasonable bid to ship my piano.  I was able to review almost 100 shipments they had positive feedback on and decided these were the guys to make it happen.  Within a day of accepting the bid, Mark had all the necessary information gathered and had already contacted the pickup for arrangements.  Less than a week after accepting the bid my antique piano was delivered to my living room in (its own) perfect condition.  The Hipperts were friendly and professional in all correspondance. ; They were at pick up during the given time frame and, despite bad weather and bad directions, made the drop off when they said they would.  We had a very favorable experience and would recommend using Uship for you shipping needs.

- Melissa L.