Moving Rates

Moving Rates updated 2 /2016

Full Upright 50 inches tall and up :   250.00. 3 steps.

Steinway Upright pre 1930 over 50 inches 300.00. 3 steps.
These have irregular bottoms and require special care.

Polyester studio pianos such as Yamaha U1 or U3 or Kawai types. 250.00.  3 steps.

Consoles and Spinets. 150.00. 3 steps.

Grand pianos.  Polyester under 6 feet. 350.00. 3 steps

Regular finish under 6 feet.  300.00. 3 steps.

Square grands ( 4 legs)  400.00. 3 steps.

Anything larger than 6 feet requires written estimate and photos.

RAIN : We do not move
or the 50 MILE RADIUS and on 3-5 entryway steps. Any additional steps or access to the entryway that is not easily obtainable may necessitate an additional charge.

ADDITIONAL CHARGES FOR THE FOLLOWING  :  Any POLYESTER FINISHES,  Any piano with high gloss clear or black require enormous care when moving.  We do not move these types of pianos in the winter months. No Exceptions.

STAIRS:  Second floor carries add to the cost of moving because we need to have additional labor to get it up there. Charges can be waived if you want to provide the labor yourselves.  Upright Pianos above 42 inches tall are referred to another carrier.

INACCESSIBLE YARDS :  Driveways that are straight up or straight down, Moss covered stairs, Low wires or TREEs, Having to lay plywood out to roll a piano through the grass to get in or through the neighbors yards.  There may or may not be a charge for this type of extra service.

EQUIPMENT :  Nashville Piano Rescue uses only the best moving equipment available, such as non marring grey rubber dollies that are wood floor friendly. Our ramps that we place on your front walkways are non marring, we do protect tile and sandstone.  We do not drive onto paver driveways and our trucks do not leak oil.

TRUCKS :  All our Trucks are USDOT/ MC Compliant, Meaning we have the additional insurance required by the regulation. Form BMC 91 X . All the trucks are lettered on 3 sides as required by law.  They are also all equipped with Rail Type Lift Gates which are the safest for lifting heavy items.