Items to Keep with You When Moving to Colorado Springs

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

One of the most challenging aspects of moving is usually the effort of safely transporting your mementos and valuable items. There’s no doubt that the stress of ensuring these treasured items remain free from danger generally is one of the most challenging aspects of your whole process.

While you might be inclined to essentially bring along all things in your personal automobile/truck cab (clothing, personal things, electronics, and so on.), it’s important to keep in mind that the substantial majority of your possessions run a nominal likelihood of being harmed or lost during a professional move to Colorado Springs.

In addition, picking the standard moving package provided by most professional movers will often means that you end up getting “basic liability” safeguards which covers your possessions (with more coverage commonly sold at a supplementary cost.) With your goods protected in case of loss or damage, you will most likely only desire to pay additional care to pieces of irreplaceable or emotional worth, such as unique family heirlooms.

The below information will endeavor to offer you tips on those items that is recommended you keep with you for your peace of mind. Compiling a little check list of essential items to hold on your person throughout the move gives you peace of mind and prevent an extra amount of moving day stress:


No need to explain that all truly irreplaceable items in your ownership ought to be maintained within sight during your move, if possible. This may be a relatively easy endeavor when when it comes to trinkets, lockets, and the like. But, many movers could find themselves with antique furniture and other important items that are on the larger or more heavy side of the spectrum.

If you find yourself having an essential piece that is too big to keep with you during your move, “maximum value” protection (or a comparable mover’s insurance policy) will in all probability be your best choice. Also be sure to denote any items of particular significance or feeble quality to your movers, to enable them to be sure to ready the appropriate accommodations.


There is a strong possibility that you might be part of the numerous households which possess a great quantity of photographs. Though more and more have gone largely digital in their picture taking, a teeming quantity of tangible photograph albums still tend to be the norm for many people.

Tangible photos of true magnitude can include child photos, graduation photos, etc. It is important during your move to contemplate which photos in your gallery hold immediate significance, and consider loading them carefully into a medium sized suitcase or the like to carry on you throughout your journey.

Personal Effects

Traveling light is often a relief, however there are specific belongings you’ll want to be sure to remain with you in any move.These may include significant documentation/paperwork, legal paperwork, property or home deeds, vehicle registration, and verifications of identity, such as social security cards and licenses.

In the event of any plan mix-up, you will not want to arrive in your new place devoid of vital information required to kick off your latest venture! Besides the essentials such as your driver’s license and credit cards, be sure to always keep these items on-hand as well, to avoid any possibility of them being misplaced during your moving shuffle.

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


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