Heavy-Duty Furniture Dollies for Industrial Use

Steel Carts | April 28, 2020
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Knowing where to find the best heavy-duty furniture dollies for industrial uses can help you to make sure that you are prepared to move a wide variety of heavy or bulky items. Whatever you need furniture dollies for, at Unitran Manufacturers, we produce a variety of types of equipment that will help you to get your work done efficiently and effectively.

Types of Furniture Dollies

At Unitran Manufacturers, we produce to different types of heavy-duty furniture dollies that are designed to function in different ways. Regular furniture dollies have four swivel casters to enable them to move in any direction, and they are capable of supporting up to 1,000 pounds. Piano dollies are slightly more robust than regular furniture dollies and are able to support up to 1,200 pounds. Piano dollies also have larger casters and only two of the four casters swivel, which makes them handle differently when moving heavy items. Both types of heavy-duty dollies are comprised of welded steel frames and have carpeted surfaces to keep from damaging the items they carry. They are lightweight and their strong frames make them incredibly easy to carry.

Uses for Heavy-Duty Furniture Dollies

Furniture dollies have a variety of uses in all kinds of industries. Some of the most common uses for furniture dollies include:

Warehouses and Storage

Warehouses and storage facilities frequently have furniture dollies on hand to make sure that they are prepared to move items easily. Heavy-duty dollies can be used in conjunction with forklifts and other moving equipment to improve a warehouse’s overall efficiency.


It is often important to be able to move materials and products around easily in manufacturing facilities. Whether they are being used in a cabinetry workshop, an auto garage, or a machine shop, furniture dollies are indispensable tools.


It should not be hard to believe that people who frequently move actual furniture are some of the most common users of furniture dollies. Movers and furniture deliverers use dollies on a daily basis and are often in need of heavy-duty dollies to do their jobs well.

If you would like to find out more about heavy-duty furniture dollies for industrial use, or if you are interested in any of the other products that we manufacture, please contact us at 604-574-3465. We have over 50 years of experience in the fabrication industry as a Canadian warehouse equipment provider.