Items to Keep with You When Moving to El Paso

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

On the list of hardest aspects of moving is generally the effort of securely moving your keepsakes and valuables. There’s no question that the stress of ensuring these important things stay safe can be one of the most difficult elements of your entire process.

While you might be inclined to merely bring along everything in your own vehicle/truck cab (clothing, personal effects, electronics, etc.), it’s essential to remember that the large bulk of your belongings have a small risk of becoming compromised or lost in a professional move to El Paso.

In addition, selecting the typical moving package furnished by many professional movers will most likely mean that you receive “basic liability” protection which guards your things (with additional coverage frequently offered at a supplementary fee.) With your items covered in the event of loss or damage, you may most likely only desire to pay extra care to pieces of irreplaceable or emotional value, for instance scarce family treasures.

The following guide will endeavor to give you recommendations on those items that is recommended you keep with you for your peace of mind. Compiling a little check list of irreplaceable belongings to hold on your person over the move offers you peace of mind and save you a good dose of moving day anxiety:


Its fair to say that all truly irreplaceable valuables in your ownership should be held within sight during your move, if possible. This may be a not too difficult endeavor when regarding trinkets, lockets, etc. But, many movers could find themselves with vintage pieces of furniture and other valuable things that rest on the bigger or more heavy side of the spectrum.

When you find yourself with an essential piece that is too sizeable to keep with you throughout your move, “maximum value” coverage (or a comparable mover’s insurance policy) is likely to be your best choice. Additionally be sure to point out any pieces of special importance or feeble quality to your movers, so that they can be sure to prepare the correct accommodations.


There is a good chance that you could be part of the numerous households which have a relatively great quantity of photographs. Though many have gone mainly digital in their picture taking, a expansive quantity of physical photograph albums remain to tend to be normal for many people.

Actual pictures of legitimate magnitude can include infant pictures, commencement portraits, etc. It is necessary as you prepare your move to carefully consider which photographs in your gallery carry immediate importance, and consider packing them delicately into a moderate sized suitcase or the like to remain with you on your trip.

Personal Items

Traveling light is often a relief, however there are specific items you’ll need to be sure to carry on you in any move.These may include important documentation/paperwork, legal records, property 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 arrive in your new location devoid of crucial documentation required to start your latest undertaking! Beyond the essentials like your driver’s license and bank cards, make sure to keep these items on-hand as well, to prevent any chance for them being misplaced during your moving shuffle.

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


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