Your piano is in good hands.
Bekins Kelowna employees have specialized training and equipment when it comes to moving pianos, and has become one of the most sought-after piano movers in the Okanagan.
We understand how special and valuable your piano is, and we have the unique expertise and equipment to safely move all types and sizes of pianos, including:
- Upright pianos
- Baby grand pianos
- Grand pianos
- Concert grand pianos
After your virtual or phone consultation, our professional movers arrive with the appropriate ramps, straps, skids, and dollies to ensure the safe transportation of your piano, taking great care to handle each of its delicate parts.
The only thing we don’t do is tune your piano upon arrival, but we know a professional in your area who can!
Frequently Asked Questions about Piano Moving
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How do I know that my piano will be in good hands?
Our professional movers have the tools, expertise, and know-how to operate all the necessary equipment to lift and transport your piano with the utmost care.
Will you take my piano apart to move it?
In most cases, disassembly of your piano will not be necessary as we can crate, lift and transport your piano all in one piece, including the bench! However, our movers and packers can work with you to find a solution if your piano if it does not fit through your doorway.
How much does it cost to have my piano moved?
The cost of moving your piano depends on several factors, including its weight, time it takes to move, location, the distance of the move, and the number of movers needed to pack and transport it. Our moving consultant can provide a more accurate moving quote upon meeting you and seeing the piano.
What type of equipment do you use to move a piano?
Our moving company has specialized equipment to move any manner of large, heavy, and fragile items such as pianos. This includes dollies, ramps, straps, skids, and lifts.
What protection do you provide for transporting my piano?
We pad wrap all pianos and piano parts with padding and moving blankets. We can also place your piano in a crate for extra security during transportation, if needed or requested.
Will you tune my piano at my new location?
As we are moving experts, we do not provide tuning services for pianos. However, we can provide you with the name of a professional piano tuner in Kelowna.
Can you move my piano long distance?
As a member agent of United Van Lines, Bekins provides long-distance moving for specialty items such as pianos all over BC, Canada, and North America. We can also prepare your piano for an overseas move with our specialty moving and packing services.
What types of pianos do you move?
Our moving company can move any piano, from a nine-foot Steinway concert grand to a Yamaha upright, and everything in between, including baby grand and grand pianos.
What type of specialty moving services do you provide besides piano moving?
Along with pianos, Bekins Kelowna Moving and Storage has a line of specialty moving services that include hot tub, pool table, and vehicle moving, as well as safe and industrial equipment moving for commercial businesses.