Big John's Moving Company

USDOT # 1183924
8722 SW 29th St
Topeka, KS 66614
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Moving with Big John's Moving Company

With a fleet of well-maintained moving trucks of various sizes, we are fully equipped to help with your move. We offer complete moving services or just the labor if you only need helping hands in safely packaging all of your possessions.

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I held up a week to get an estimator to come investigate my turn. I revised my whole timetable for the estimator to come. When he at last showed up, he never specified that my date wasn't accessible yet instructed me to call the workplace the following morning. I did as such and they didn't have my printed material from the estimator. When I did interface with him and get my assessment in hands the date I expected to move was totally reserved. What an exercise in futility. I additionally burned through 30 minutes on the telephone with their client administration attempting to whine yet it was futile. Certainly hard to manage.

Effective, proficient, snappy. Three folks moved us a week ago from Brooklyn to Baldwin Long Island. Arrived sooner than required, pressed us up in 2.5 hours, got to our new house before we did(!), unloaded in 2 hours. Move complete by 1:30pm. Astonishing. Very suggest and would procure again if necessary.

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QuestionDuring the latter part of the 20th century, we saw a decline of the trucking culture.Coinciding with this decline was a decline of the image of truck drivers, as they becamenegativelystigmatized.As a result of such negativity, it makes sense that truck drivers werefrequentlyportrayed as the "bad guy(s)" in movies.

QuestionThe Federal Bridge Law handles relations between the gross weight of the truck, the number of axles, and the spacing between them. This is how they determine is the truck can be on the Interstate Highway system. Each state gets to decide themaximum, under the Federal Bridge Law. They determine by vehicle in combination with axle weight on state and local roads

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QuestionThe most basic purpose of a trailer jack is to lift the trailer to a height that allows the trailer to hitch or unhitch to and from the towing vehicle. Trailer jacks may alsobe usedfor the leveling of the trailer during storage. To list a few common types of trailer jacks are A-frame jacks, swivel jacks, and drop-leg jacks. Other trailers, such as horse trailers, have a built-in jack at the tongue for this purpose.

QuestionTracing the origins of particular words can be quite different with so many words in the English Dictionary.Some say the word "truck" might have come from a back-formation of "truckle", meaning "small wheel" or "pulley". In turn, both sources emanate from the Greektrokhos(τροχός), meaning "wheel", fromtrekhein(τρέχειν, "to run").