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November 06, 2018

Items to Keep with You When Moving to Tulsa

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

One of the hardest elements of moving is usually the effort of safely moving your mementos and valuables. There’s no doubt that the anxiety of making sure these treasured items stay free from harm can be one of the most difficult components of your complete process.

Whilst you could be inclined to essentially take along all things in your personal automobile/pickup truck cab (clothing, personal belongings, electronic products, etc.), it is crucial to remember that the large majority of your possessions run a small chance of getting compromised or misplaced throughout a professional move to Tulsa.

In addition, choosing the normal moving package provided by many professional movers will often mean that you end up getting “basic liability” protection which insures your possessions (with increased coverage frequently sold at a supplementary cost.) With your items protected in case there is loss or damage, you'll more than likely simply want to pay extra care to pieces of irreplaceable or emotional worth, for instance scarce family treasures.

The subsequent guide will attempt to offer you useful information on those things that you ought to keep with you for your peace of mind. Putting together a little check list of essential possessions to hold on your person over the move offers you reassurance and save you a good dose of moving day anxiety:


No need to explain that any really irreplaceable belongings in your possession should be held within sight throughout your move, most certainly. This may be a relatively easy task when relating to trinkets, lockets, etc. On the other hand, many movers may find themselves with vintage home furnishings along with other valuable things that rest on the bigger or heavier side of the spectrum.

If you find yourself having an imperative item that is too large to remain on you throughout your move, “maximum value” coverage (or a comparable mover’s insurance policy) is likely to become your best choice. Additionally be sure to denote any items of high significance or delicate quality to the movers, so that they can be sure to ready the appropriate accommodations.


There is a strong possibility that you may be part of the many households that possess a great quantity of photographs. Though some have gone mostly digital in their images, a teeming quantity of actual photograph albums remain to tend to be common for quite a few.

Tangible pictures of legitimate significance may include infant photographs, graduation pictures, etc. It is important throughout your move to contemplate which photographs in your gallery carry immediate importance, and think about putting them gently into a medium sized suitcase or the like to keep on you on your trek.

Personal Effects

Traveling light may be a relief, however there are specific items you will need to be sure to remain with you in any move.These normally include necessary documentation/paperwork, legal documents, property deeds, vehicle registration, and verifications of identity, like social security cards and licenses.

In the event of any itinerary mix-up, you will not want to get to your new area without having important documentation needed to start your newest endeavor! Beyond the fundamentals like your driver’s license and bank cards, be sure to keep these items on-hand as well, to avoid any possibility of them getting misplaced throughout your moving shuffle.

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


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The Mickelson Family
The Mickelson Family
Best. Move. Ever!
Very pleased with the overall respect and care the men gave to my possessions. Even mailing me very quickly the only thing lost in transit. Would recommend to anyone needing a long distant move.
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