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November 06, 2018

Items to Keep with You When Moving to Oklahoma City

Moving - Items to keep with youBy Julie DeLong, A-1 Freeman Moving Group 

One of the hardest elements of moving is often the effort of securely transporting your keepsakes and valuable items. There is no doubt that the stress of ensuring these important items remain safe and secure can be one of the most difficult elements of your entire process.

While you could be inclined to merely take with you everything in your very own automobile/truck cab (clothes, personal items, electronic devices, and so forth.), it is critical to keep in mind that the large bulk of your belongings run a minimal likelihood of being broken or misplaced throughout a professional move to Oklahoma City.

Additionally, selecting the standard moving package supplied by most professional movers will most likely indicate that you end up getting “basic liability” security which covers your possessions (with additional protection generally sold at an additional fee.) With your possessions covered in case there is loss or damages, you'll in all probability only desire to pay special care to components of irreplaceable or emotional significance, for instance unique family treasures.

The below guide will attempt to provide you with recommendations on those belongings that you should keep with you for your peace of mind. Putting together a listing of irreplaceable belongings to keep on your person over the move offers you reassurance and save you a good amount of moving day tension:


It goes without saying that all genuinely irreplaceable items in your possession ought to be held in close proximity during your move, most certainly. This may be a not too difficult endeavor when relating to trinkets, lockets, and the like. But, many movers may find themselves with vintage home furnishings as well as other important things that rest on the larger or more heavy side of the spectrum.

When you find yourself with an imperative object that's way too sizeable to stay on you during your move, “maximum value” protection (or a equivalent mover’s insurance policy) is likely to become your best choice. Be certain to denote any items of high importance or fragile quality to the movers, to allow them to make sure to prepare the proper accommodations.


There is a strong possibility that you could be part of the numerous households that have a relatively large quantity of snap shots. Though more and more have gone mainly digital in their images, a expansive quantity of tangible picture albums remain to tend to be common for quite a few.

Tangible images of legitimate significance may include infant photographs, graduation images, etc. It is necessary as you prepare your move to think about which photographs in your assortment carry immediate significance, and think about packing them gently into a medium sized suitcase or the like to remain with you throughout your trip.

Personal Effects

Traveling light may be a relief, but there are particular belongings you’ll want to be certain to remain with you in any move.These normally include significant documentation/paperwork, legal records, real estate deeds, vehicle registration, and verifications of identification, like social security cards and licenses.

If there is any schedule mix-up, you will not want to get to your new area without having vital information needed to start your most recent venture! Besides the basics like your driver’s license and credit cards, make sure to have these items on-hand too, to circumvent any chance for them becoming misplaced during your moving shuffle.

And, if you are ready to commence planning your move to Oklahoma City, give A-1 Freeman a call! We promise to make the entire process less stressful from start to finish.


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The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
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Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
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