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 aspects of moving is often the effort of safely transporting your mementos and valuables. There is no doubt that the anxiety of making certain these treasured things remain safe generally is one of the most challenging elements of your entire process.

Although you may be tempted to merely take with you all things in your personal car/pickup truck cab (garments, personal belongings, electronic devices, and so forth.), it’s crucial to remember that the large majority of your possessions run a nominal potential for becoming broken or lost during a professional move to Oklahoma City.

Furthermore, selecting the standard moving package supplied by most professional movers will often indicate that you end up getting “basic liability” protection that guards your possessions (with additional coverage commonly available at an extra cost.) With your possessions covered in case of loss or damage, you will in all probability simply want to pay additional care to pieces of irreplaceable or emotional significance, such as scarce family heirlooms.

The following guide will make an effort to offer you suggestions about those items that is recommended you keep with you for your peace of mind. Generating a list of irreplaceable items to keep on your person over the move offers you reassurance and save you an extra dose of moving day stress:


Its fair to say that all really irreplaceable items in your control need to be maintained close by throughout your move, most certainly. This is usually a not too difficult process when relating to trinkets, lockets, etc. But, many movers might find themselves with old home furnishings and other valuable items that are on the bigger or heavier side of the spectrum.

If you find yourself having an important item that is simply too sizeable to keep on you during your move, “maximum value” coverage (or a corresponding mover’s protection plan) will most likely become your best choice. Also be sure to point out any pieces of high worth or feeble quality to the movers, to allow them to be sure to ready the best accommodations.


There is a strong possibility that you may be part of the many families which have a relatively great quantity of photos. Though many have gone mostly digital in their picture taking, a expansive quantity of physical photograph albums still tend to be normal for many people.

Tangible images of genuine magnitude may include baby photographs, commencement portraits, etc. It is recommended throughout your move to contemplate which pictures in your collection hold immediate significance, and think about loading them carefully in a moderate sized suitcase or the like to keep on you on your journey.

Personal Belongings

Traveling light is often a relief, yet there are certain belongings you will need to be sure to keep on you in any move.These may include important documentation/paperwork, legal documents, real estate deeds, motor vehicle registration, and verifications of identity, like social security cards and licenses.

If there is any schedule mix-up, you will not want to arrive in your new area devoid of vital documents necessary to start your latest venture! Besides the essentials such as your driver’s license and bank cards, be sure to keep these items on-hand also, to prevent any chance of them being misplaced throughout your moving shuffle.

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


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