Step-by-Step Guide to Buying a Piano.


Many buyers feel that they don't know enough about buying a piano when they begin to look.  If you feel that you would like to learn more about yourself and the buying process, you may find this step-by-step guide helpful in assessing where you are and where you want to go next. This Guide is still a work in progress.  We will be adding specific articles that can fill in the gaps of your knowledge about pianos as time goes on and as we receive feedback from you about what you feel is missing. Right now, this guide concentrates upon what we feel is a helpful process for how to go about buying a piano.  Everyone has a different way they like to shop and learn.  We hope that as you read the  information contained in this article and answer the questions that seem important to you, you will find things of value. 

Our Full Service Buying Options can help you skip many of the processes outlined in this guide and get the piano you want without all the hassle.  To explore these options, go to Pianos For Sale and choose the Full Service Buying Option that matches your needs.

Our goal in this series of articles is to help you achieve the following objectives:


  1. Assess what you know and don't know
  2. Determine why you want a piano
  3. Develop your search criteria
  4. Establish your priorities
  5. Choose your basis for comparing pianos
  6. Choose your experts 
  7. Educate yourself about pianos and the piano marketplace 
  8. Know where to find the tools and services you need.

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