Strap the piano firmly in place.
Moving a baby grand piano yourself.
Roll the piano to a moving truck.
The piano movers will have the right tools techniques and experience to move your piano in the best possible way.
The keyboard referred to as the piano s action should only be removed by a qualified piano technician.
We move pianos in the oklahoma city are and s.
This way you and your piano will arrive safely at your new home with no complications.
To prepare a grand piano for moving first lift off its music rack and remove its lyre.
Remove decorations if any.
Once a keyboard is facing forward attach a hump strap to an instrument with its ends in the top.
Once the leg is removed put 2 of the straps under the piano board and move the piano board under the straight side of the piano.
Station the piano board this is equipment specially used for moving pianos next to the long side of the piano set a clean pad on top of the board.
In most cases when moving a grand piano the keyboard action need not be removed.
Have 2 or 3 people help you lift the wrapped piano on the piano.
Use an additional sliding board for steps.
Moving the piano 1.
Use tape or a rope to measure the door frames and make sure the piano can fit through them.
Piano is tilted and lowered onto the piano board and then positioned on the piano board.
4 to 6 people should carefully tilt an instrument with its keyboard forward.
Then carefully set the legless straight side of the baby grand down onto the piano board.
As two of the movers hold the weight of the piano the third man removes the front left leg.
Move slowly and have 2 or 3 people help you roll the piano on the dolly.
A good thing about upright pianos is that they have a shape that s not a pain to handle.
This video show how we use our specialized piano moving equipment to safely and efficiently move a baby grand.
Proceed with the moving process measure and clear the path.
If you want a stress free and safe relocation of your piano hire professional piano movers to do it for you.