Items to Keep with You When Moving to Wichita Falls

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

On the list of most challenging parts of moving is generally the effort of safely moving your keepsakes and valuable items. There is no question that the worry of making sure these treasured items stay free from danger can be one of the most difficult components of your complete process.

Whilst you might be inclined to essentially take with you everything in your personal car/truck cab (clothes, personal belongings, electronics, etc.), it is crucial to keep in mind that the substantial bulk of your belongings run a very low risk of becoming compromised or misplaced during a professional move to Wichita Falls.

Additionally, picking the normal moving package offered by many professional movers will most likely indicate that you receive “basic liability” safeguards that guards your things (with more protection typically sold at an additional fee.) With your possessions insured in case of loss or damages, you'll in all probability simply want to pay special care to items of irreplaceable or sentimental worth, for instance rare family treasures.

The subsequent information will attempt to offer you suggestions about those possessions that you ought to keep with you for your peace of mind. Putting together a list of irreplaceable things to hold on your person during the move gives you reassurance and prevent an additional dose of moving day tension:


It goes without saying that any truly irreplaceable belongings in your ownership ought to be kept in close proximity throughout your move, if possible. This is usually a not too difficult task when when it comes to trinkets, lockets, and stuff like that. But, many movers could find themselves with vintage furniture and other valuable items that rest on the bulkier or more heavy side of the spectrum.

When you find yourself with an essential piece that is simply too large to stay on you throughout your move, “maximum value” protection (or a equivalent mover’s insurance plan) is likely to turn out to be smartest choice. Be sure to point out any items of particular worth or fragile quality to the movers, so that they can be sure to prepare the proper accommodations.


There is a good chance that you may be part of the numerous households that have a very large quantity of photographs. Though many have gone mainly digital in their images, a vast number of physical photo albums continue to tend to be the norm for many.

Actual pictures of genuine significance might include child pictures, commencement pictures, etc. It is important during your move to carefully consider which photos in your collection have immediate significance, and think about packing them carefully in a moderate sized suitcase or the like to keep on you throughout your trip.

Personal Effects

Traveling light is usually a relief, however there are certain items you will want to be certain to carry on you in any move.These may include significant documentation/paperwork, legal records, property or home deeds, car or truck registration, and verifications of personal identity, like social security cards and licenses.

If there is any schedule mix-up, you will not want to get to your new place without having important documentation necessary to begin your newest venture! Along with the essentials like your driver’s license and credit cards, be sure to always keep these items on-hand also, to avoid any possibility of them being lost throughout your moving shuffle.

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


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