Piano movers in Montreal, South Shore and North Shore
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Looking for piano movers in the Montreal area?
It will be our pleasure to offer you our piano moving services in the Montreal area and long distance at the best price. Whatever the size of your piano, our team of piano professionals will be happy to help you: keyboards, upright or grand pianos, we have the experience and the equipment to do it all.
How much does it cost to move a piano to Montreal, South Shore or North Shore?
The cost or rates for a piano move in Montreal are determined by the following criteria: type of piano, distance, level of difficulty, floors and weight. Here are some examples of prices for a local piano move.
- Digital Piano – moving cost $180 to $250.
- Upright piano – price $350 to $650.
- Grand Piano – price $380 to $650.
- Grand piano – price $550 to $950.
- Organ – $550 to $950
- Square piano – $650 to $950
- Console Piano – $300 to $450
- Apartment Piano – $300 to $450
How much does it cost to move a piano with a crane?
The price to move a piano in Montreal with a crane is between $650 and $1000, depending on the model of piano and the floors. Why use a crane? Sometimes moving a piano can be very tricky when there are many stairs or narrow spaces, tight turns, new construction or simply no way to do it, in these cases the best solution is to move the pianos with a crane service.
When your piano needs to go up to the top floor and it won’t fit on the stairs, we have the solution, the crane and the equipment to do the job.
There are many factors to check before moving a piano with a crane. Check the following factors:
- Check that the ground level is solid enough to support a crane.
- Look for obstacles blocking access, such as trees and power lines.
- Find out if the municipality allows you to use a crane or if you need a permit or police officers.
Transporting a piano is a delicate operation, which involves risks for the movers, the piano, and the stairwell.
In our piano moving company, the movers are specially trained and have the knowledge and experience. All piano moves are performed with the latest equipment including piano pads, straps, shrink-wire and a thickness of professional moving blankets.
How much does it cost to move a piano over a long distance?
The starting price will be between $500 and $1500. Some examples of average piano moving costs; transporting an upright piano from Montreal to Toronto costs between $550 and $850 and a grand piano will cost between $650 and $1500. From Montreal to Ottawa or Quebec City costs approximately $450 – $750 for an upright piano and for a grand piano between $600 and $950. There are several major factors that will greatly affect the price of moving your piano, stairs, size, weight and type of your piano, obstacles on the way to the move, etc.
What information should I know before calling a piano mover?
- The type of piano to be moved. There are three main types of pianos: upright, grand and console (the console is not as high as an upright).
- If the piano is a grand, the length measured between the keyboard and the curve at the end of the arc. The address where the piano is located and the address where it is delivered.
- The exact floors, spiral staircases or landings, inside or outside the two locations.
- Requested moving date.
- Any special needs or circumstances.
A piano can be very valuable and we understand that it must be moved with every possible precaution. Our movers will safely move your piano to the room of your choice at your destination. We can move all kinds of pianos, from keyboards to pianos.
How heavy is a piano?
The weight of a piano can vary from 200 kg to 500 kg. An upright piano, for example, weighs between 120 kg and 210 kg, while the weight of a grand piano can sometimes exceed 600 kg. Moving a piano is therefore an extremely complex job, because it is a very heavy and cumbersome instrument, but also because of the sentimental value attributed to it and the purchase price of a piano.
Piano transportation or moving services at the best price by professional movers in the greater Montreal area.