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Generador de energía (No. 5202638)

Item length [m]:

1

Item width [m]:

1

Item height [m]:

1

Total weight [kg]:

300.00

Number of items:

1

Type of service:

Transportation with assistance in loading and unloading

Is it packed?:

No

Dimensions are approximate

Distance: 0.00 km

Pick-up address and date

United States, Massachusetts, Malden

From 10 Oct 2019 to 15 Nov 2019

Delivery address and date

Colombia, Atlantico, Barranquilla

Flexible dates


Household appliances

Household devices in general divide into two main parts: large appliances such as ovens, ventilation hoods or freezers as well as smaller devices, e. g. microwaves, vacuums, hair straighteners, toasters, electric shavers, hair removers, food processors as well as many others. Small ones you could quickly transport in your car, however bigger ones may be too high to fit in passenger cars and also require to be shipped in particular conditions.


Additionally, unlike for example closet or table, most of the household appliances should not be disassembled, which causes them to be even more challenging to transport. That’s the main reason why often, you will need help from pros when shipping bigger household devices.


Ways of transporting household appliances


While you order a transport for your household devices, you can stop worrying about securing it properly when transported. Experienced transport providers will make sure to secure it safely as well as shield it from damaging on the road. If you want to transport larger household devices on your own, be extra careful, so that you can avoid breaking or denting the appliances. If you can, try to keep the original package, as it is best suited for shipping household appliances.


Fridges should be defrosted ideally a couple of hours prior to the transport. All the removable parts (such as shelves, containers) must be removed, wrapped and shipped separately. When transporting a washing machine, you should secure the drum. Also, when you are shipping any devices that have doors, you need to be sure, that they are closed and sealed. Preparing your gas stove for shipment, do not forget to disconnect it from gas.


When wrapping your household appliances for transport, you may use bubble wrap and adhesive tape. Additionally it is best to secure the edges of the household appliance with Styrofoam, so that you can reduce the danger of damaging during transport. Household devices require to be transported upright.


Price of transporting household appliances


Cost of household appliances transport most of the time depends on size, weight and state of the appliance. Other than that, cost can be determined by the distance between loading and unloading point.