Pianos are not easy things to move. Even an upright piano is quite heavy and needs to be moved with care. It is the biggest reason why people often hire a separate piano moving company just to move their pianos when relocating. If you have a piano you have to move to your new home, here is how to avoid flattening it during travel. There are preparations you can make, as well as preparations and care that a piano-moving company will make, to protect your piano and keep it from being smashed flat.