Fine Arts Moving & Antiques Moving

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There’s no such thing as being “too careful” when it comes to packing your antiques and fine art!

Antiques and Fine Arts Moving

Since 1989, customers have enjoyed Collegian Movers' specialty Antiques Moving and Fine Art Moving and packing services. We provide bespoke solutions for all your art packing, shipping & storage needs.

You demand the Finest Care for your antiques. We assure your items are handled with care. To do this, our movers and packers receive extensive training on how to build high-quality custom crates and how to properly pack, wrap, and protect your priceless items safely and securely.

In addition, your items are protected during transport, with top-grade moving blankets, shrink wrap, packing tape, or custom crates during their entire journey by our fine arts movers. This extra protection assures that your fine art, precious artifact, and memorabilia arrive safely to its final destination.

Pack, crate and ship your valuables with Collegian Movers by Requesting a Quote today!

Keep your Priceless Items Safe

Collegian Movers has nearly 3 decades of experience in the moving and storage industry. Due to this experience, our movers and packers are highly qualified to safely transport your delicate items, no matter the size or shape.

In conclusion, Collegian Movers treats you and your precious pieces with the finest care. We provide custom-designed moving solutions to assure that your items will be moved safely and as a result provide you with peace of mind.

Antiques and Fine Art Movers

Benefits of Collegian's antique and fine arts moving

  • Trucks featuring lift gates for careful and safe loading and transport
  • Expert packing and custom crating services
  • Highly-trained, professional, careful movers and drivers
  • Guaranteed pickup and delivery dates
  • 24-hour tracking
  • Moving cargo coverage options available
  • Start-to-finish assistance with a professional move coordinator

Connecticut Fine Art Shipping Services

You may have questions regarding our high-value shipping services for your fragile items. Our courteous salesmen know everything there is to know about moving and can quickly answer almost any question that arises. Most noteworthy is our clientele. We provide art shipping services to art dealers, interior designers, hotels, auctioneers, and private and personal art collectors. In addition, we often move art galleries and museums with irreplaceable artwork.

Our men are professional, courteous, strong, skilled & trustworthy. Customers make a smart choice when hiring Collegian Movers to be their antiques and fine arts movers.

High-Value Art and Antique Moving Services

You should feel confident while using Collegian Movers for fine art and antique shipping. We have extensive experience and conscientious workers.  Our workers care about and prioritize your high-value art and antiques as if it were their own.

Our customers expect and receive high value moving services and the attention they demand and deserve.

Please call us today at 1-203-283-5044 or fill out our form below & we will get back to within 1 business day.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I move jewelry or other valuables?

We strongly recommend that you carry items of extraordinary value* with you. Items considered to be of extraordinary value are any article that is irreplaceable, sentimentally valuable to you, or expensive. These articles include jewelry, money, photographs, antiques and stamp collections. Additionally, we recommend that all important documents also be packed by you and not moved with the rest of your household goods.

However, extraordinary valued items can be included in your shipment, if you follow these simple steps.

  • Notify us prior to the packing date or moving day (about the items).
  • All items of extraordinary value must be listed separately on the bill of lading.
  • Current value must be included for each listed item.
  • All items must be declared in writing.
  • Any item not listed will not be covered.

To be assured that a claim involving items of extraordinary value is not limited to minimal liability, please complete and sign the Cargo Coverage Options form and choose and sign Option 2: Actual Cash Value (ACV), and declare your extraordinary valued items along with their current value.

If you do not wish to declare any articles of extraordinary value, please complete an sign the Cargo Coverage Options form and choose and sign Option 1. You must also complete and sign the Release of Liability form.

*In the moving industry, items of extraordinary value are considered to be an item worth over $5,000, or worth over $100.00 per pound.

How to Move Art, Antiques, & Valuables on My Own?

How to Move Art, Antiques, Valuables

Planning to move art, antiques, valuables on your own? Use these moving and packing tips to prevent damage or breakage during your move.

  • Have your fine art appraised and insured by a qualified professional.
  • Take the time to learn how to pack your valuables and use quality packing supplies
    • Double- and triple-walled cartons
    • Stretch wrap and cushioning wrap
    • Packing tape
    • Fine tissue and Kraft paper
  • Be sure to mark all the boxed as FRAGILE, so everyone with know to handle them with care
  • Check out all of our packing tips so you can do it yourself the right way.