Whether you are moving to a new state or just to another community in the same city, there are going to be some items which you wouldn’t want to risk losing among the towers of boxes. These are the moving essentials which you need in the last day before the move, during the move, and in the first day after the move.
The size of bag you will need for the essential items is going to depend upon the duration and distance of move. If you are moving a long distance to get to your new home, you are going to need a bag of bigger size because of the inaccessibility to items packed in the boxes.
Typically, the moving essentials bag is going to contain items which you will need in the moving day and a couple of days after moving. Good news is that you don’t have to fear about any damage to this packing if you have over-packed. You will just have to make sure that you are packing everything you need as essentials. In this case, you don’t have to worry if you have packed a few extra things along with the essentials.
So, it would be worth mentioning a few essential items which you can pack in the bag of essentials.
Your wallet and keys
If you do not store your purse and keys into the handbag to keep with you the entire time, you may end up getting your wallet and keys misplaced on a stressful time like a moving day. So, the bag of essentials is the best place you can keep your wallet and keys for the quicker access.
Some over the counter painkillers and other medicines belonging to the first aid kit are quite necessary to be kept in quick access. Therefore, you can place these items in the bag we are talking about. Moreover, you may not need your prescription medicines in the moving day but you are definitely going to need those medications when you will be at your destination. At that time, it would be quite a trouble to look for those items in the boxes.
The reason you keep your documents safe in your home is that these documents are important. Therefore, you will have to make sure that you have kept these documents in the safe place while you are moving. Your bag of essentials is the best place where you can keep your documents during the move.
The electronics you are going to need to keep with you during the move do not include your living room’s TV, but you will certainly need to keep your laptop and phone with you. These are the small electronics which you may need out of a sudden. Moreover, there would be a safety concern for these items if you are packing them in the boxes.