Red Flags to Avoid for a Successful Move

We like to keep things positive on this blog, with exciting news, helpful tips, and insight into the day-to-day of our company. Today our advice focuses on an unfortunate possibility when moving: being taken advantage of by a rogue mover. These tips will help you spot the warning signs and protect yourself.

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Protecting Yourself from Moving Day Surprises

On the first and third Thursday of the month, movers from across North America participate in a discussion on Twitter, called MoveChat, where stories, tips, and advice are shared. Every chat, we discuss a specific part of the moving process. This week the topic was, “Protecting Yourself from Moving Day Surprises” and what follows is an edited transcript of the discussion.

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Team Up with JK and the Nationals for Superstorm Sandy Relief

JK Moving Services is teaming up with the Washington Nationals to support relief efforts to those affected by Superstorm Sandy, and we encourage you to join the effort. Beginning today, donated items are being collected at Nationals Clubhouse Stores as well as Our Lady of Good Counsel High School. We’ll load it all up in a JK truck, and make the delivery next Tuesday to the Community Food Bank of New Jersey.

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Veterans Day 2012

Today, we’d like to thank all service members and veterans who serve and have served our country. As you know, Veterans Day is November 11, 2012. What you might not know however, is the system that our military members go through when they have to move.

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5 Questions to Ask Before Booking Your Move

When choosing a moving company, you’ll have plenty to ask each representative you meet (we recommend you receive three in-home estimates). Some questions will arise during initial walk-throughs and have simple yes or no answers, such as whether the mover has specialized methods for packing your flat screen TV or transporting your riding mower. But other helpful answers can come from questions you might not think to ask. We’d like to share a list of questions that will help you find the best mover.

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MoveChat: Tips for Moving in Bad Weather

Movers from across North America participate in a discussion on Twitter, called MoveChat, where stories, tips, and advice are shared. Every chat, we discuss a specific part of the moving process. This week the topic was, “Tips for Moving in Bad Weather” and what follows is an edited transcript of the discussion.

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