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"Nightmare about shipping something like a fiberglass pool!"

shipping from Dunn, North Carolina Big Stone Gap, Virginia for $1,065.52

4/28/2008
$1,065.52
Dunn, North Carolina
Big Stone Gap, Virginia
347 mi.

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I am a worry wart! I worried about the service provider showing up. (No problem) I worried about getting it loaded (No problem) I worried about a 12' wide load going down 9' highway lanes. (No problem) I worried most about straps, connecting to the pool, and breaking it while offloading. The night before it arrived, my boom truck to unload was on another job and unable to contact by phone! What to do with a truck/trailer sitting in front of my house with no way to unload. Fortunately, at 9:30 pm on the night before delivery, my boom truck owner arranged for a wrecker to unload. (Extra charge)Now the pool is sitting in my front yard and I need a way to move up a small hill, flip it over, and drop in hole. In addition it is my wife's birthday and our anniversery! Thank God I can unwind until the second part of the nightmare starts. (To be continued)

- William A.
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