Ask a Mover: When Might I Need Overflow Storage

During the move process, there are times when you need to store your household goods. Whatever the reason is for putting your belongings into storage, make sure that the facility is secure and clean. You can look through our 7 Questions to Ask Before Choosing a Storage Facility to decide if you need help choosing a storage facility. Most of the time, your belongings will be stored in pallets, which are sturdy, custom made wooden crates. There will be times when overflow storage is necessary. As movers we are often asked, “What is overflow storage and when would it be needed? How will […]

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Making Designs: Options on Your Interior Layout Part 2

(Editor’s Note –We are joined again by our friends from New Homes Guide for Part 2 of their series with interior design advice for your new home.) Picking up from where we left off in Part 1 of our two-part series, today we’ll go in-depth from the HGTV article. Below are additional tips for arranging your furniture. We’ll stick with the living room theme. The advice in this article works great in tandem with the furniture-layout programs we listed last time. Mix and Match – Using a variety of furniture of different sizes and characteristics can add visual interest to […]

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Making Designs: Options on Your Interior Layout

(Editor’s Note – Today we are joined by our friends from by New Homes Guide for Part 1 of a series of advice on interior design for your new home.) So you’ve taken the plunge and bought the beautiful new home of your dreams. You’ve spent months in the builder’s design studio making your selections, customizing it, and watching it be built. It’s finally all yours, and you’re about to purchase new furniture for the living room … when you start having second thoughts. No matter how hard you try, you just can’t come up with a design that expresses […]

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Why Have a Maintenance Shop On-Site?

On JK’s website you will find a statement that not many other movers can claim. Our load times are 99% on time, which is one of the best in the business. We accomplish this through our trained crews, excellent operations team, and our fleet of trucks. How do we make sure our fleet of trucks is ready and available for your move? One part of the equation is consistently investing in new equipment. The second part of the equation is having a machine shop on-site that runs 24/7. There are many benefits for JK keeping three full-time mechanics on staff. […]

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Federal Government Ranks JK Moving as the Best

JK strives to deliver an excellent move experience for all of our customers and we thrive on the feedback we receive from customers. We recently had an important customer provide us with fantastic feedback. JK is proud to announce that according to the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) customer satisfaction rating, JK is the number one rated carrier for international moving for government employees. How was this rating determined? The GSA’s program, Centralized Household Goods Traffic Management Program (CHAMP), manages the Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI). The CSI measures the customer satisfaction of a carrier’s individual performance against the average level […]

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