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Moving Bicycles

September 17th, 2012 7:05 pm by

For those of you who are avid bicyclists, you may have very expensive gear and equipment along with your collection of bikes.  Therefore, moving your bicycles and gear will be a task.  Preparation will be key to a successful move.  Taking some extra steps in the beginning will make all the difference.  Just as you prepare for a race, you will have to prepare for your move.  

If you have any specialized items that are costly, you want to definitely consult your current insurance policies to see if you have any of these items identified on a rider.  If so, make sure that they are valued accordingly.  You want to use this information as a basis for your discussions with your professionals here at Highland.  We will do our best to help you make sure that you are adequately covered for the move. 

In the meantime, there are additional steps that you can take to make sure you prepare your gear for the move.  First, take pictures.  It is so important to have an inventory of your things especially higher valued items.  This ensures documentation and protection.  Second, make sure to collect your gear and put them in order.  This will allow you to go through your items and make sure they are accounted for and it will help you prepare your professionals here at Highland with what is particularly important or requires additional attention.  Third, when your professionals come to move you, let them know about your bikes and gear.  Tell them about any particular items that require additional protection and care.  If you have any concerns or questions, please let them know.  They will be happy to help you.