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A perfect delivery to Oxford

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Stored. Restored. Tuned. Delivered. For this particular Mornington & Weston, our customer was moving house and had a two-month window where the piano needed to go into storage. During this time, they took full advantage of our storage, restoration, cleaning and tuning services. We took it into our workshop, gave the piano a full Kent Pianos service, and two months …

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One step beyond

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A challenging move – a steep incline and a very heavy piano Today we moved a Bluthner upright piano from the late 1800s in the Sevenoaks area. It was a beast, weighing in at over 900lb, and a real challenge to move. As you can see from the video, there was over 20 steps and the angle is very steep. …

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A cry for help

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Over the years we have frequently explained to our customers why you should use a professional piano moving team rather than a removal company. Recently, we had a request for help relating to this matter and this perfectly illustrates why it is best to leave the moving of pianos to the professionals. All the way from Hong Kong Here is …

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Rare U5 Upright Yamaha moved in Sevenoaks

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With the help of a piano dolly and a few ramps, we were lucky enough to be involved in moving a very rare Yamaha U5 to Sevenoaks. The main difference I could see between this and the U3 would be the middle sostenuto pedal, this allows you to hold down a chord whilst simultaneously playing other notes staccato style. It’s …