We purchased a 25 foot boat that was in Chicago Illinois. We live in New Mexico so the first consideration, even when thinking about making the purchase, was how were we going to move this ark from Chicage to New Mexico in February. We looked at all the angles from buying a vehicle ourselves to renting a vehicle ourselves one way to using shipping it. On the web we found uShip. We posted our uShip request generally to the community and received two responces, both of which withdrew. We then looked at the various shipper profiles and requested bids. Two responded of which Mark was the best price. Mark was located in Wisconsin and was able to combine pulling our shipment with another load in his truck. The timing was tight but we were able to get things together in time. Mark set out on Thursday morning and delivered our boat on Sunday. All along the way and before the actual pickup, Mark was in touch doing whatever was necessary to make the trip a success and to keep us informed of the passage.
Clearly, using uShip, and Mark as our shipper, was not only the least amount of work but was the cheapest way for us to move our boat from Illinois to New Mexico. Next time I need to move something unusual, I'll be contacting uShip