Copyright © 2012 Dave’s Furniture Removals cc  

Copyright © 2012 Dave’s Furniture Removals cc  

DAVE’S TRANSPORT: TERMS AND CONDITIONS


Our quotes are valid for 5 days and are excluding VAT of 15%

It is your obligation to ensure these terms and conditions have been read and understood as ALL work carried out by Dave’s Transport (called The Company) is subject to these terms and conditions.

By entering into this contract, the client declares that the goods to be removed are his/her own property, or alternatively that the person(s) who own or have an interest in them, have given him/her authority to enter into this contract, and are aware of these conditions.


CANCELLATION

In the event of cancellation of the provision of the services by the Client, the Client will be liable to and shall immediately on demand pay the following charges:



POSTPONEMENT

Notification of postponement must be in writing by recorded delivery or electronic medium that can provide proof of time and date of receipt.The Client will be liable to and shall immediately on demand pay the following charges:



PAYMENT

Unless otherwise agreed in writing, payment is required as follows:


Please provide proof of payment to The Company once made, either via email or SMS.

You may not withhold any part of the agreed price for any reason whatsoever, unless agreed to by The Company in writing. Interest may be added on overdue accounts after seven working days after completion of the move


DEPOSIT

50% deposit for local and long distance moves by EFT or CASH (add R50 for bank fees) is due by the Client immediately in order to secure the date of the move. In the event that the Client fails to pay the Deposit as stipulated above, The Company reserves the right to cancel provision of the Services, free of any liability.



ACCESIBILITY                                                                                                                                                  

The accessibility of your premises is of utmost importance. Please asses the accessibility of your premises and indicate it clearly on the inventory list documents. This includes height (trees & branches as well), width and tonnage restrictions. Should you be a resident in an estate or complex, please consult your body corporate for help on accessibility.

OUR LIABILITY FOR LOSS AND DAMAGE

The Company is not liable for any loss, damage or failure to produce or deliver the goods if this is caused by any circumstances, listed below, outside of The Company’s reasonable control:


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he Company will not accept liability for any misrepresentation of the truth by the Client as contained in these Terms and     Conditions.

     If moved by us we do not accept any liability for loss or damage of:

   (a) Loose and unpacked items

   (b) Goods packed in refuse bags

   (c) Unsealed owner packed boxes

   (d) Single wall owner packed boxes or boxes in a poor condition

   (e) Boxes exceeding 420mm x 420mm x 480mm in size

   (f) Flat screen TV’s, artefacts, paintings, pictures, mirrors, antiques, lamps or any other fragile, high value items not professionally boxed or crated by us. Wrapping alone is not adequate

   (g) Glass/marble/granite/sand stone or cement/concrete tops of furniture,

   (h) Moving of pot plants, water features and garden sculptures will be at your own risk

   (i) Valuable items: cell phones, computer tablets, laptops, money, trinkets, deeds, security stamps, share certificates, sculptures, paintings, cycads, firearms, or any similar items or collections


INSURANCE

We strongly recommend that the Client takes out All Risk Insurance on his/her goods.

• The Stock in Transit insurance that we offer, applies to fire, hijack or any accidental damage incurred to the truck vehicle while in  

   Transit, and not only the furniture on its own.

• Damages not covered by Stock in transit include:

   Damages to property including walls, pipes, taps, gates, etc               

   Electrical/Electronic malfunctions, including computer hard drives, etc.


PACKING BY DAVE’S FURNITURE REMOVALS

We can do the packing for you by supplying new boxes and packing at R95 per box.  Bed and couch plastic covers are available from R45 - R85 each. It is highly recommended that paintings and mirrors are bubble wrapped to avoid any damages. Bubble wrapping for furniture, paintings, mirrors and other fragile items is available at R18 per metre.  Only boxes packed by Dave’s Transport is insured under our insurance policy.



WORK NOT INCLUDED IN THE QUOTE


 





GOODS NOT TO BE SUBMITTED FOR REMOVAL

The following items are specifically excluded from this contract unless otherwise agreed as below.


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Created Jan 2009

Updated Jan 2019