9 New Year’s Moving Resolutions

If you are moving in 2016, do not procrastinate! Set some New Year’s resolutions around your move. People tend to delay many items on this list, so get them done ahead of time if possible and keep them in mind when planning your move. Start looking for a moving company early. JK recommends getting three in-home estimates from reputable moving companies to acquaint yourself with their pricing and service quality. Measure furniture, and ensure it will fit in the new home. Clear at least three boxes-worth of storage by donating or recycling. Removing excess items will save you money during […]

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13 Tips for Moving During the Holidays

Are you planning to move during the winter holidays? Follow these tips to make your move successful and avoid spoiling your holiday cheer. 1. Send holiday cards with your new address. If you are sending holiday cards, use your new address as the return address and make note of your move in the card. 2. Verify that your utilities will be on when you arrive at your new home. Everybody loves a white Christmas, except for the ones without heat. 3. Do not pack winter supplies such as an ice scraper, snow shovel, winter coats, etc. Pack these items in […]

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What Makes a Great Company Culture?

Defining a company’s culture can be challenging. Sometimes it’s easier to define what is not part of the workplace environment more so than what is. However, for an established organization like JK Moving Services, we’ve known what makes our corporate culture special for some time now, and recently, we were even recognized for it. This week, JK Moving Services was awarded one of 50 coveted SmartCEO Corporate Culture Awards.  This program recognizes companies in Greater Washington, DC that exhibit exemplary, performance-driven cultures. “For more than 30 years, we’ve worked to create an environment where employees could thrive and grow,” said […]

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