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 often the effort of safely transporting your mementos and valuable items. There’s no doubt that the anxiety of ensuring these treasured things remain free from harm generally is one of the most difficult aspects of your whole process.

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

In addition, picking the typical moving package provided by many professional movers will often means that you end up getting “basic liability” safeguards which insures 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 value, such as unique family heirlooms.

The below information will endeavor to provide you with tips on those items that is recommended you keep with you for your peace of mind. Putting together a little listing of essential items to hold on your person during the move gives you reassurance and prevent an additional bit of moving day stress:


No need to explain that all truly irreplaceable belongings in your ownership ought to be maintained within sight during your move, preferably. This may be a not too difficult process when when it comes to trinkets, lockets, and the like. But, many movers could find themselves with antique furniture along with other important items that are on the larger or more heavy side of the spectrum.

If you find yourself having an important piece that's too large to keep with you during your move, “maximum value” protection (or a comparable mover’s insurance plan) will in all probability be your best choice. Be sure to note any items of special importance or feeble quality to your movers, so that they can be sure to ready the appropriate accommodations.


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

Tangible photos of genuine significance may include baby photographs, graduation photos, etc. It is necessary throughout your move to contemplate which photographs in your gallery hold immediate significance, and consider packing them gently into a medium sized suitcase or the like to carry on you during your trip.

Personal Effects

Traveling light is usually a relief, but there are certain belongings you’ll want to be sure to remain with you in any move.These may include significant documentation/paperwork, legal paperwork, property deeds, vehicle registration, and verifications of identity, including 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 endeavor! Along with the fundamentals such as your driver’s license and credit cards, make sure to keep these items on-hand too, to prevent any possibility of them becoming misplaced during your moving shuffle.

And, if you are ready to commence 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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