Kiwi Self Storage Blog

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





How to pack a storage unit

Are you getting the most out of your storage unit? It is surprising how many people pack their belongings into storage without any sort of plan as to how they will find items later, or even accessing items while still in storage.
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Organising and Storing your Clothes

As you peer into your overflowing cupboard and chest of drawers, you see a large array of clothing that have been purchased with your well earned money. Some you wear often, some have not seen the light of day for a few years now. For those impulse buyers out there, doing a regular cleanse of your clothes is sometimes essential. Some people actually find it incredibly therapeutic.
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Renovation mistakes you will want to avoid

With plenty of renovations happening across New Zealand while the weather if good, we have had a number of customers keeping their furniture safe in their storage unit while getting to work on updating their homes.
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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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Our top 10 tips for moving house

We know moving can be stressful, with a seemingly endless list of things to do, so here are our top 10 tips for moving house.
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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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Our pick of smart devices for Kiwi homes

New technology is providing innovative ways to make our homes smarter every day.
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Spring time means spring clean time

Spring is on our doorstep, which for many of us means time for the big spring clean. This can seem like quite a daunting task, but we’re here to help you get through it. Let’s break it down room by room to help keep things organised.
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