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Question DetailsAsked on 11/15/2017

I need two men to move 2 large couches from a basement to a U Haul truck

The leather couches are sectionals, one a queen-size sleeper sofa and the other approx 90" long couch with two recliners within

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The couches with sectional chairs in the middle can break if moved in one piece and because of their weight are more likely to get damaged if moved intact, and a queen hide-a-bed couch can be awful heavy to carry - so both are comonly partly disassembled to move them. Also, at leat the one is awfully long, so it may need to be stood on end to get around corners - again a riuskier thing to do if left in one peice and heavy/hard to handle.


While few strong friends working for pizza and beer might do it, you might get couch damage and wall/door damage in the process, so I would recommend just biting the bullet and calling a Moving vendor (your Search the List category) - a commercial local transfer and storage company, the same type who would do the packing/unpacking for a long distance move. They can also provide the truck so that about $50 probably would partly offset their probably $150-250 charge in most areas (assuming this is just a cross-town move, not long distance). If just loading a UHaul you are going to drive a long distance, then for about same price they can do the loading - and you will have to do the same at the other end of the move, of course.

Answered 12 months ago by LCD




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