Items to Keep with You When Moving to Killeen

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

On the list of most challenging elements of moving is generally the attempt of safely transporting your keepsakes and valuables. There is no question the fact that the anxiety of making certain these treasured items stay safe may be one of the hardest aspects of your whole process.

While you may be tempted to simply bring along all things in your personal car/pickup truck cab (garments, personal items, electronic products, etc.), it’s crucial to bear in mind that the vast bulk of your possessions have a small risk of getting harmed or lost throughout a professional move to Killeen.

Additionally, choosing the usual moving package supplied by most professional movers will often indicate that you get “basic liability” safeguards that insures your things (with additional protection typically sold at a supplementary charge.) With your possessions covered in case of loss or damages, you'll more than likely simply want to pay extra care to pieces of irreplaceable or emotional worth, for instance unique family heirlooms.

The subsequent guide will attempt to offer you recommendations on those items that you ought to keep with you for your peace of mind. Compiling a listing of critical things to keep on your person during the move offers you reassurance and save you a good bit of moving day worry:


Its fair to say that all genuinely irreplaceable items in your possession should be maintained within sight during your move, preferably. This is usually a relatively easy process when relating to trinkets, lockets, etc. But, many movers may find themselves with old pieces of furniture as well as other valuable items that are on the larger or more heavy side of the spectrum.

If you find yourself with an imperative piece that's simply too large to remain on you during your move, “maximum value” protection (or a comparable mover’s protection plan) will in all probability become your best option. Be sure to denote any items of particular importance or delicate quality to your movers, so that they can make sure to ready the appropriate accommodations.


There is a strong possibility that you may be part of the countless households which possess a large quantity of photos. Though more and more have gone mainly digital in their picture taking, a vast amount of tangible picture albums remain to tend to be the norm for many people.

Physical pictures of legitimate value can include infant photos, graduation photographs, etc. It is important throughout your move to carefully consider which photos in your gallery hold immediate magnitude, and think about loading them carefully in a moderate sized suitcase or the like to remain with you on your trek.

Personal Belongings

Traveling light can be a relief, yet there are specific belongings you will want to be sure to keep on you in any move.These normally include valuable documentation/paperwork, legal documents, property or home deeds, motor vehicle registration, and verifications of identity, such as social security cards and licenses.

In the instance of any itinerary mix-up, you will not want to arrive in your new place without crucial documents necessary to start your newest endeavor! Beyond the fundamentals like your driver’s license and bank cards, you'll want to always keep these items on-hand too, to prevent any chance of them getting misplaced throughout your moving shuffle.

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


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