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Tips, advice and guides to make moving and relocating as hassle-free as possible plus the latest from Kiwi Movers HQ.

What’s an open-first box? The house move essentials you must pack

Failing to pack something called an ‘open-first box’ before moving house is a rookie mistake, but we’ve all been there. In the rush and chaos of packing, we pack literally […]

How to pack to move house in a hurry

In an ideal world, you’d have many weeks to plan a house move. You could take your time de-cluttering, packing and arranging every detail of the move. Unfortunately though, life […]

Rising Stars – October

In this new monthly post, we highlight our Rising Star of the month, highlighting a little bit more about some of the awesome people that work at Kiwi Movers and […]

Man and Van Wandsworth to Kensington – what it should cost and how long it should take

If you’re moving house and not going far, such as the short hop from Wandsworth to Kensington, you don’t necessarily need a full removals service. In fact, it could end […]

Man and Van Wandsworth to Merton  – what it should cost and how long it should take

Moving to Merton soon? If you’re moving from a nearby London borough like Wandsworth, a man and van service could be a cost-effective option. So, hold fire before you call […]

Man and van in London – Choosing the right service for your move

Choosing a moving service is not always as simple a decision as you may think. Not just any man and van in London will do. If  you choose the wrong […]

International movers – how to select the right overseas removals company

Moving overseas is no small undertaking. Unless you have no possessions and are planning to start afresh, you’ll need to arrange for a house-load of items to be shipped overseas. […]

Furniture movers in London – when to hire a specialist

Everyone thinks that moving house is easy, until they’ve actually done it. Why pay for a London removals firm when you can do it yourself? If you’re reasonably fit and […]

Where to get free cardboard boxes in West London

If you’re moving house in London, you’re going to need boxes, and lots of them. Finding enough or the right kind of boxes for all of your belongings can be […]

Man and van in London or a removals service – what’s the best choice?

Luckily for anyone wanting to move house in London, there are a huge number of different options to choose from. You can go for a full-scale removals service, handling everything […]

West London Movers – 8 easy ways to save money (and get removal discounts) when you move house

Making plans for moving house is not something that should be left to the last minute. Unless you plan ahead, you could find that moving day is far more stressful […]

Excess shipping to New Zealand – how much does it cost and how long does it take?

If you’ve ever tried to ship excess baggage with an airline, you’ll know just how much hassle and expense it can be – especially if shipping long distances such as […]

The best way to rent short-term storage in West London

We’ve already looked at how to find long-term storage solutions, but what about those occasions when you need flexible, short-term storage in West London? Short-term storage can be hugely useful […]

The best way to rent long-term storage in West London

There’s no shortage of choice when it comes to long-term storage in West London, but not all will be right for your needs. So, how do you make the right […]

A guide to moving house in Earlsfield, South West London

If you’re looking for a well-connected, picturesque corner of South West London, moving house in Earlsfield could be the ideal choice. Earlsfield, tucked away in Wandsworth, is just three stops […]

A guide to moving house in Teddington, South West London

Moving house? Take a closer look at Teddington, a delightful riverside village in South West London. Teddington is right on the north bank of the Thames, offering family-friendly, leisure-filled living […]

A guide to moving house in Chelsea, West London

Moving house in Chelsea, or moving to this exclusive part of London for the very first time? You’ll find a family-friendly village atmosphere, a fabulous cultural scene and a proliferation […]

A guide to moving house in Islington, North London

Considering a move to the classy but understated borough of Islington, North London? You’ll be in excellent company, as the area has become a magnet for everyone from creatives and […]

A guide to moving house in Clapham

Clapham is the perfect place for young people wanting to live and work in London. Located closely to Brixton, there’s plenty of bars, restaurants, and nightlife – but with easy […]

Why Renting in London is Very Different to Renting in the Rest of the UK

You would have had to have been living under a rock to not know how expensive it is to rent a home in London. But is this the only difference […]