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Items Requiring Specific Packing:

The following items are subject to specific packing

requirements and if all requirements are not met, loss or damage to these items will not be covered:

Delicate and fragile items or out of the ordinary items, including but not limited to: lamps, glass tables/tops, marble tables/tops, mirrors, slates, taxidermy, paintings, framed pictures, statues, chandeliers, display cases, pool tables(must be disassembled), wall units, hot tubs, which may or may not require the disassembling and/or reassembling of these items, must be handled only by a professional mover or an approved 3rd party company and professionally packed in a cardboard moving carton or crated by the mover in a solid wood crate or other protective container specifically manufactured for the item.  Wrapping such items in cut down cartons or moving pads does not constitute professional packing and is not covered under this certificate.

Delicate/fragile items:

Valued $5,000-$9999 must be professionally crated in a solid wood crate at residence.

Items valued at $10,000 or higher must be crated in a solid wood crate at residence and uncrated by an approved 3rd party company.

TVs:

Must be professionally packed in a flat screen TV carton, original carton with the original Styrofoam, or crated in a solid wood crate at residence. TVs valued $5000-$9999 must be professionally crated in a solid wood crate. TVs valued at $10,000 or higher must be crated in a solid wood crate at residence and uncrated by an approved 3rd party company. Soft Crating is acceptable.   TV must be unpacked by the movers at destination and any damage noted on the Movers Bill of Lading, Inventory or Delivery Receipt signed by all parties. Damage reported to TVs after the mover has left will not be accepted. In the event of a claim, you will be required to provide the year, make, model and proof of ownership.

Mattresses and Box Springs:

Will be specifically excluded from coverage unless packed by the mover in mattress cardboard moving cartons specifically designed for this purpose. Shrink-wrap or mattress bags/covers alone do not constitute proper protection. Items listed as a set must be insured either at the total set’s replacement value or with the individual replacement value of each piece listed. If undervalued, co-insurance will apply.

Lamps and Lamp Shades

Including Floor or Pole Lamps: must be professionally packed in cardboard moving cartons.

Pianos: 

Must be professionally serviced, all corners foam protected, pad wrapped and cardboard crated, and placed on a piano board if necessary. Any piano with a high gloss surface must be foam wrapped, then pad wrapped, cardboard crated and placed on piano board if necessary; Any piano being moved, with a value of $25,000 or higher, must be professionally crated at residence and uncrated by an approved 3rd party company in a solid wood crate and any exceptions noted on the paperwork. MED coverage is not available.

Motorcycles and Motor Scooters: 

Valued at $5,000 or higher must be solid wood crated and uncrated by an approved 3rd party company.

Bicycles: 

Valued at $5,000-$9,999 must be professionally crated in a solid wood crate at residence. Bicycles valued at $10,000 or higher must be solid wood crated and uncrated by an approved 3rd party company.

Firearms: 

Only legally registered firearms are covered. Assured must provide serial numbers on our inventory. Firearms must be unloaded and properly packed by the mover, for transit.

Grandfather Clocks: 

Must be packed in a Grandfather clock carton or crated in solid wood crate at residence by an approved 3rd party company. Pendulum and weights should be removed, chains secured, and pulley secured w/Styrofoam blocks. Grandfather Clocks valued at $5,000 or higher must be packed in a solid wood crate and uncrated by an approved 3rd party company.