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Our experts provide tips, advice and helpful information on general matters related to storage.



A Comprehensive Guide to Self Storage

2021 Update: This comprehensive self storage guide aims to cover all possible aspects self storage. At Kiwi Self Storage we believe in making life easy. Whether you need a lot of storage or just a small amount, for a month or a decade, we can help you. Our storage facilities are safe, high quality and modern with all of the features you would expect and more.
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Returning home amidst COVID-19

In the recent months we have been making some major changes to how we live during this global pandemic. One trend which we are seeing, even here at Kiwi Self Storage, is adult children returning to the nest and living with their parents. This is sometimes known as boomerang children.
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Is your home office well setup?

As New Zealand moves through the various COVID-19 Alert levels many businesses will be working from home, and may choose to continue to do so for some time. Here are a few tips to ensure you're setup to do it right.
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Why We Recommend Packing with Acid Free Tissue Paper

Acid free tissue is a protective packaging material that not only looks and feels fantastic but more importantly will prevent tarnishing on even your most delicate item; from jewellery and china, to silverware and textiles.
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Planning, packaging and packing

Whatever you're using self storage for, it’s important to pack your belongings properly. Check out our full article for tips on how!
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Choosing a self storage facility

So you've decided to put some of your items into self storage. Where do you begin? Check out our post to help you get started.
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Box tips

Here are our tips for successful box packing and storing. You can buy boxes and other packaging material from all of our facilities.
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Short term storage

It's easy to take short term storage without any big commitments, our minimum rental period is only one month!
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