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35 Pieces of Clutter You Can Just Get Rid of...
Are you suffering from too much clutter? Need to simplify? Here are 35 items in your home you can get rid of right now.
Declutter your entire house going room-by-room...
Learn how to declutter your home. We'll go through your bathroom, linen closet, clothes closet, kitchen and living room in order to declutter every part of your home and office.
5 Ways to Make Decluttering Easier
Decluttering is made easy with these 4 steps.
Create a personalized daily routine that works...
Struggling to get everything done? Here's how to create a personalized daily routine to suit your schedule.
6 tips on how to stop hoarding before it starts
6 quick tips to stop hoarding including when to let go of clutter, how to let it go, and why you may be holding into things for too long.
5 Steps to an Ultra-Organized Pantry
Learn step-by-step kitchen pantry organizing. We'll go over why it's important, how to declutter, how to arrange items in your pantry and how to maintain pantry organization using the right tools and storage solutions.
8 things you should store on your kitchen...
Not sure what to store on your kitchen counters and what not to? Here's a checklist to help.
How You Can Declutter Your Closet Once and for...
Is your closet chock full of clothes you no longer wear? Purge your closet of clutter once and for all with these tips to declutter, donate, consign and recycle your old clothing.
78 home organization projects that take 10...
So you need to get your home, office or your life more organized but you're not sure you have enough time to get it done. Here's how you can do it in 10 minute (or less) increments.
Can you commit to 15 minutes a day of...
Declutter your bedroom by going through your closet, dresser and night table and doing a quick clutter sweep. All this in just 15 minutes a week.
7 signs it's time to get rid of a clothing item.
7 very good signs it's time to toss, donate or sell your clothing and shoes -- and the best ways to get rid of them.
How You Can Organize Your Kitchen Cabinets in 5...
Learn how to clean & declutter kitchen cabinets so you can more easily locate food and appliances.
9 time wasting tasks you can stop doing right NOW
Save time by not researching small actions indefinitely. Pick a plan and stick to it.
If you want to get serious about clutter, here...
There are 5 ways you can cut down on clutter and as a bonus, they’ll all save you time and money. That means less clutter, more money, more time. That’s a win, win, win.
Everything you need to tackle closet organizati...
This complete closet organization checklist includes pictures, how-to guides and a printable toolkit to help you declutter and organize your closet--once and for all!
How to stick to a good daily routine get more...
Learn how to form good habits and stick to a daily routine by using these tips from motivational expert Dr. Heidi Grant Halvorson.
Ways to Store Your Stuff When You Don't Have a...
Does your bedroom lack a closet? Do you have a lot of clothes to store? Here are ### unique, simple ways to store your clothing without a closet.
Your complete kitchen organization checklist
Get started with kitchen organization. We'll got through how to organize every nook and cranny in your space, including: cabinets, appliances, pantry, counter tops, and more.
52 Home Organization Projects You Can Do This...
Home keeping projects that can be done in a weekend. From the kitchen to your closets, these will help you organize your home one task at a time.
A Quick Checklist of How Long You Should Keep...
Our list of how long to keep documents should serve a quick reference for creating and maintaining a workable home filing system.
31 days of decluttering your home (and life)
Your house is a mess. Imagine what it’d be like to get it neat and tidy. Here’s how to do it in 31 days.
Use this Daily Checklist to Keep Track of What...
Keep track of what you need to get done each day with this printable Daily Checklist that will allow you to focus more rather than wasting precious time.
The top 10 most common sources of clutter in...
The clutter top 10 are the most common sources of clutter in people's home. Here's how to spot and root out the clutter in your home.
How Long to Keep 9 Common Household Items
Not sure when to toss, shred or recycle? Here's how long to keep records, financial documents, clothes, shoes, and many other common sources of household clutter.
Organizing your closet in just 5 steps
A step-by-step guide to learn how to organize your closet quickly, easily and efficiently with recommendations on storage solutions for every tie, shoe and sweater.
How to Maximize Small Closet Storage Space
Learn the steps to maximize storage space in a small closet. We'll go through solutions specifically chosen to help you organize and create more space in a smaller area. Hint: These tips and products can be applied to bigger closets, too.
7 Savvy Shoe Storage Solutions
The best shoe storage solutions from low-budget to deluxe. We'll go through the options and decide which storage solutions fits your shoe collection and budget best, including shoe racks, shoe benches, shoe closets, shoe shelves and under bed shoe storage.
Using easy, 15-minute increments you can...
Can you spare 15 minutes a day to declutter your home? Here is a printable checklist with steps to declutter each space in your home.
19 home organizing projects that take 30...
Top quick organizing projects to refresh your home and life.
6 Easy Ways to Organize Your Kitchen Counters
6 really easy kitchen counter ideas to help you be more organized in the kitchen.
Got clutter? Learn the 8 reasons why you have...
8 Really simple reasons why clutter has crept into your home. How to spot it, how to eradicate it and how keep it from creeping back.
21 ways to simplify your life right now
Do you want to simplify your home and spaces? Here are 21 items to just get rid of if you want to simplify your home.
6 budget-friendly closet storage solutions you...
These 6 closet storage solutions will help you gain more control over your closet space by offering more storage and making frequently-worn clothes more accessible.
How to declutter a room 5 ways
How to declutter a room by following these 5 universal steps to decluttering any space.
6 easy peasy ways to use plastic storage...
How to use plastic storage containers to store clothing, shoes, accessories and knick-knacks around your house, in the garage and in your closet.
Hate the idea of decluttering? Here are 6 ways...
Decluttering your home and space may be a drag, but there are ways to make it more tolerable and even fun. You know you have to do it, so why not make it more enjoyable?
Clothes and shoes a jumble? Here's how to store...
How to store clothes, including jeans, accessories, blouses, sweaters, underwear and more.
The 6 most common types of clutter in your home
What is Clutter? That's a good question because clutter can take on many forms. In this article we'll define and identify the most common types of clutter.
Which Closet System Is Best for You?
Which closet system is right for you? In this guide, we'll go through the most popular closet systems and decide which one is best for your closet, clothing and budget.
15 decluttering tips that you can implement...
With a little bit of effort and some upkeep, you can learn how to declutter your house with these 15 decluttering tips.
Simple Steps For Organizing a Small Closet
You can get your tiny closet organized and maximize the space by incorporating these simple solutions. Your closet will be organized in no time.
A simple DIY way to create more storage space...
You can literally double your closet storage space with a double hang. Here are the sturdiest choices from your organizing guide.
Concerned about clutter? Here are 11 spaces in...
Do you want to declutter your home? Then start by keeping an eye on these 11 spots that tend to collect clutter.
6 ways to cut clutter in your bedroom
6 smart, easy ways to cut clutter in your bedroom from decluttering your closet to using the right bedroom storage solutions.
The 5 reasons you keep clutter -- and how to...
Reasons you keep clutter around, and strategies to get rid of clutter for good from California Closets' Ginny Snook Scott.
How to organize your shoe collection--once and...
How \to organize shoes and boots by following our 5 step process. Pare down and declutter, sort your shoes and boots, choose storage solutions and learn how to maintain organization.
3 Key Steps to Planning Small Closet Organizati...
Tackle small closet organization and storage with these tips and resources specifically designed for smaller spaces.
How to get more done every day with a...
Are you struggling to get everything done? Consider setting up a personalized daily routine to keep you on track.
4 Innovative Tips on How to Create Space in...
Create more room in a small closet. Maximize storage space and get your clothes and shoes in order quickly and easily.
10 Tips to Upgrade Your Daily Routine
Learn tips to maximize your time in the morning and get yourself and your family out the door quickly.
11 office organization ideas for your home +...
11 ideas that will help your better organize your home or office workspaces, including tips to manage paper and cut clutter.
How to declutter your entire closet in just 30...
When you only have 30 minutes, here are the 12 quick and easy steps to declutter your closet. We go through clothing, shoes and accessories.
The 5 best garage storage solutions
Storage solution to help you store everything in your garage from tools, mops, brooms, bikes and sporting equipment.
Done with it? Here's how to donate everything...
Where to donate everything you own once you're done with it. Places like your local high school, library and charitable organizations.
The 6 most useful kitchen storage solutions
The most universally useful kitchen storage solutions. These storage solutions keep it simple, and can be used in any kitchen -- large small or in between.
Home Storage Solutions For Everything in Your...
This guide to storage solutions will teach you how to maximize the storage space in every room in your home. From the kitchen, to the closet, the the entryway, we'll go through the best storage solutions for your home.
Not sure when to get rid of something? Here are...
Learn what to keep and what to toss by asking key questions, thinking about storage and determining the useful of items in your home.
10 ways to be more organized every day
Be organized everyday by completing tasks like meal planning, keeping a to do list, checking your bank balance and decluttering just a little bit every single day.
Cut the Household Clutter with These 5 Tips
Do you have a clutter limit in your household? Do you need a system for recurring clutter? Here are 5 tips to help you get started getting rid of household clutter.
6 Easy Steps to Maximizing Space in Your Small...
You can get your tiny closet organized and maximize the space by incorporating these simple solutions.
A printable checklist of what to recycle and...
Wondering what to shred and what you can just recycle? Print (or bookmark) this checklist.
3 Steps on How to Arrange Items in Your Pantry
Learn how to arrange items in the pantry properly. By grouping food items with similar food items, you will save time and space while cooking, grocery shopping, and meal planning.
5 Ways to Maximize Kitchen Cabinet Storage
Tips to maximize storage space in your kitchen cabinets to create more space, group similar items together and use kitchen cabinet organizers.
7 Ways to Create More Storage Space in Your Home
Tips and tricks to create storage space in your home and office by utilizing prime real estate like closet doors and shelving.
Why you really need to organize your kitchen...
These 6 really good reasons why you should organize your kitchen cabinets, include time and money savings, fester cleaning, and easier meal planning.
The 5 Best Boot Storage Solutions
Boot storage solutions for every type of boot your own: from Uggs to booties to over-the-knee. Browse my guide to boot boxes, boot hangers and boot storage benches.
Organizing Diaries: How I stay organized every...
My daily routine is a compilation of interviews of people's personal daily routines. How they organize their schedule, spend their time, and get things done every day.
6 ideas to keep your kitchen organized and...
6 organization ideas that will work in any kitchen.
Help Me Organize My Home
Help me organize my home will cover the Dos and Don'ts when you decide to get organized. Here are 5 Strategies to use right now to help you get organized.
Here's how to pack toiletries, makeup and...
Just because you're traveling with only a carry-on bag, you don't need to leave your favorite products and toiletries at home. Travel writer Johnna Kapalan shares her best tips for packing toiletries so you can bring your favorite beauty products while you travel without having to chuck them at airport security.
Weekly Meal Plan from a Working Mom
Peek inside the kitchen of a working mom, and see how she meal plans each week for her family of four.
How to choose the best storage solutions for...
Learn how to choose and install pantry storage solutions to keep your pantry streamlined and organized.
How to Organize Kitchen Appliances
Simple steps to organize your kitchen appliances like blenders, mixers and waffle irons.
9 ideas to help you manage paper clutter
Learn about paper management and how to manage paper clutter like mail, receipts and magazines.
15 really easy tips to help you be a more...
A list of tips you can use to be more productive, starting right now. These easy-to-implement tips and techniques will have you on the road to being more organized and productive quickly and efficiently.
29 kitchen organizers to help you cut down on...
28 Kitchen organizers to help you store kitchen tools and appliances, declutter your kitchen pantry and cabinets, and maintain organization in your kitchen.
How to Create a Travel Itinerary
A step-by-step guide to create a travel itinerary checklist, including hotel information, transportation, and sights to see along the way. Be a super-organized traveler by creating a travel itinerary checklist before you hit the road.
Not sure where to start? Here are 23 things to...
An A-Z checklist of 23 spaces to organize in your home right now. We'll go through every room and item in your home including the attic, closet, entryway, garage, kitchen and living room.
What Order to Organize Your Home
Have you ever wonder what rooms make sense to organize before the others? I did some research and figured out the best order to organize your home.
How to store everything in your home
How to store everything in your home teaches you how to properly store everything from bikinis to wine. We go through rooms and items to learn the best ways to store all your items.
5 Smart Ways to Organize Your Small Closet
5 smart small closet organization ideas to help you organize and clean a small or small-ish closet.
How to Store Accessories
Learn how to quickly and easily store all of your accessories, even the toughies like scarves and handbags.
How to Organize Your Closet in 30 Minutes
Need to quickly organize your closet? Here's a quick system to get your closet organized in 30 minutes (or less) in 5 steps.
7 ways to stay focused so you can get more done
7 ways to stay focused and complete tasks more quickly and efficiently -- both at home and in the office.
15 Travel Tips For the Organized Traveler
15 Must-have travel tips including how to organize your itinerary, snacks to pack, and clothes packing and unpacking tips to keep you organized.
5 steps to getting your mail organize once and...
Learn how to manage your mail in four steps. This guide will teach you how to reduce the amount of mail you receive (junk mail!), set up a home filing system, and use your calendar to keep track of important documents.
Organize your closet in 10 minutes or less.
Dive into your closet and organize with quick projects to sort, declutter, organize and store clothes, shoes, accessories and anything else you store in your closet.
Travel Planning Checklist
Whether you’re planning 3 months ahead or just days before, there a few pre-travel items you’ve got to check off your list before you hit the road. Here is a checklist of everything to get done before you travel.
Bathroom & Linen Closet Pictures
Pictures of super organized linen closets and bathrooms.
How to store all of your shoes and boots
Learn the best way to store your shoes based on the size of your closet, your shoe collection, and the types of shoes you own. No shoe collection will be left behind in this tutorial.
Wooden Shoe Racks
Wooden Shoe Rack - Shoe racks made of wood are sturdier, offer more decor elements and are typically more expensive than other shoe racks. Here are our choices for the best of the bunch from least to most expensive.
4 different types of shelving that may work in...
Four different kinds of flexible, functional garage shelving is the best option for garage storage. Below
How to Consign
In this guide we'll go through the steps to consigning clothing, shoes, furniture and appliances, including how to identify the right consignment shop to turn your trash into someone else's treasure.
This 7-step project plan will help you get your...
How to get started with kitchen cabinet organization including decluttering, grouping like items together, maximizing your kitchen's prime real estate and a routine to keep it organized.
20 ways to organize your kitchen in 10 minutes...
Kitchen organizing ideas from the the pantry to the recycling bin, quick and easy organizing ideas for your kitchen. These quick kitchen organization projects will take 10 minutes or less.
How to quickly and efficiently store and...
How to store kitchen appliances like blenders, mixers and toaster ovens in a small, medium or large kitchen.
How to Organize Your Kitchen in 30 Minutes or...
7 ways to organize the kitchen in 30 minutes or less.
How to Declutter Kitchen Appliances
How to group and sort your kitchen appliances so you can store them for easy retrieval, and remove clutter from your kitchen.
An A-Z checklist of how to store every single...
Use this handy checklist to help you store everything in your kitchen properly. From cookbooks to spatulas, and appliances to food.
Help me organize my clothes!
In help me organize clothes, I answer your most common questions about clothes clutter, clothes organization tips, and the best storage and furniture options to store clothes.
How to Declutter Kitchen Cabinets
Kitchen cabinets are breeding grounds for clutter. This guide will take you through the process of creating clutter-free kitchen cabinets and how to maintain your no clutter cabinets.
Pinterest-Worthy Closets
I scoured Pinterest for the most beautifully organized closets I could find. Here are the best of the best, with tips on how to upgrade your own closet.
5 steps to cut down on bathroom clutter
How to cut bathroom clutter by organizing linen closet, decluttering under the sink, and choosing the right storage solutions for your bathroom.
How to store every kind of boot you own in one...
We go through every type of boot you could possible own, from booties to Hunters to over-the-knee and tell you exactly how to store each pair.
How to use the storage space space under your...
How to use the storage space under your bed to like clothes, shoes, books and gift wrap.
How to organize your time more efficiently
Tested strategies to help you organize your time effectively like planning backwards and overestimating the time it takes to complete common tasks.
The best way to start organizing you home +...
When you're on the path to organization, starting small is the best way to proceed.
How To to Spring Clean Your Closet
Spring cleaning your closet is much easier when you follow my steps to get it done quickly and painlessly.
Organized Linen Closet from Better Home & Gardens
How to organize your linen closet with a free standing linen closet. Page 20.
My 5 favorite quick closet organizing tips
Start organizing your clothes closet quickly and efficiently with these top 5 quick organizing tips including how to store and organize pants, undies and recommendations for closet storage solutions.
The 25 most popular and budget-friendly closet...
25 different ways to organize your closet! Tips include unique uses for shoe boxes and tie racks, to how to fold cashmere sweaters. No matter how large, small, or awkward your closet, we've got a closet idea for you.
Free Standing Linen Closet
Free Standing Linen Closet - In-bathroom linen closet from Diamond Reflections is especially made for linen closet organizing. Page 19.
10 Things to Consider When Planning Garage...
10 Things you should consider when planning and maximizing storage space in your garage. These include utilizing the right products, decluttering your tools, paring down clutter and utilizing the beast, budget-friendly products.
The 5 Best Cabinet Systems for the Garage
Cabinets and storage for the are a necessity to store items like cleaning supplies, oils and small tools. Here are some great options from least to most expensive. Here are some great options from least to most expensive.
What is aspirational clutter and how you can...
What is aspirational clutter? Aspirational clutter is clutter you accumulate related to hobbies, clothes and food.
Here's a home filing system you'll actually use
Absolutely everything you need to know to set up a foolproof home filing and storage system for all of your papers.
13 closet organizing ideas you can use today.
13 closet organization ideas that can be used in closets of any size.
Why you need to stop bringing home free stuff...
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How to Get Rid of Sentimental Clutter
We'll talk about the reasons you keep sentimental clutter around, and several strategies to get rid of sentimental clutter for good.
Get Organized! Plans and Tips for Boosting Your...
How to be organized is a big question, but after years of writing about, researching and studying organizing
You can organize anything in your home or...
Learn how to organize anything in your home and life by applying this 5 step system.
How to Organize a To Do List
8 Ways to Organize a To Do List. Personal Organizing.
6 Simple Steps to Planning Your Meals
Learn how to meal plan with step-by-step instructions on how to choose recipes, make a list and grocery shop for your weekly meals.
Closet Organization Toolkit
The essential tools you need to organize your closet: from shopping bags and a vacuum to a sorting and organization scheme.
Healthy Meal Planning Tips From a Kitchen Pro
Nutrition expert Ryan McGinn Allen shares her best 6 tips for healthy meal planning, grocery shopping and kitchen organization.
A really super easy method to manage mail on a...
A simple, daily method for managing and organizing mail that keeps clutter and disorganization at bay.
Store your papers in the cloud for easy retrieval
Get started with digital paper storage by using an all-in-one scanner like the ScanSnap iX500. You can scan business cards, important documents, mementos, photographs and more.
The 5 Golden Rules of Decluttering Any Space
Tired of the cheap gimmicks to help you declutter your home? Here are my 5 golden rules for decluttering any space--big, small or in-between.
5 Simple Ways to Get Rid of Your Junk
Having trouble getting rid of stuff around your home? Many people struggle with letting things go. Learn 5 simple ways to get rid of stuff so you have less clutter around your house and in your life.
6 must-have closet organizing tools
Get your closet organized with my favorite closet products like shelf dividers and double hangs.
Using a Routine to Keep Your Home (and Life)...
Learn how to follow daily, weekly, and monthly routines to be more organized.
How to Organize A Nightstand
A step-by-step guide to organizing and decluttering your nightstand.
The 7 Most Efficient Kitchen Cabinet Organizers
These 7 efficient and budget-friendly kitchen cabinet organizers will allow you to use your cabinets more easily and group like items together.
7 steps to choosing and installing the perfect...
All about the elfa closet system and the many customization options available.
10 minutes to less household clutter.
Clutter-clearing projects you can complete in 10 minutes or less. If you can commit to just 10 minutes, you'll be surprised how much you can accomplish in 10 minutes.
How to Organize a Garage in 5 Steps
Plan Garage Storage. Personal Organizing. Page 4.
Bathroom Make Up Trays
Use make up trays in bathroom storage. Page 21.
How to Donate Clothing, Shoes and Accessories
Learn how to donate your clothing, shoes, boots and other accessories to declutter the closet, maintain an organized wardrobe and help a charitable organization by donating clothing they need.
How to Take Better Notes
How to take better notes using note cards, color coding notes, using the right pencils and pens for note taking, time management, study skills expert
Where to Donate Clothes
The where to donate clothing guide is a A list of recommendations on very worthy, reputable places to donate clothes, accessories and even small furniture and appliances.
5 Simple Steps to an Organized Pantry
Learn kitchen pantry organization with these resources, how-to guide, tips and tools. We'll go through how to organize your pantry, how to keep it clutter free, how to arrange items for easy access, how to choose and install storage solutions, and how to maintain pantry organization.
Easy Tips to Organize Your Bedroom Dresser
Organize your bedroom and dresser drawers in no time when you follow these easy and time-saving tips...
3 Space-Saving Bike Storage Solutions
Mount your bikes on the wall or ceiling of your garage of shed for extra storage space savings with these 3 space saving bike storage solutions.
The best places to store every shoe, boot and...
Learn where to store shoes to save time and space in your closet. Think about storing your shoes by the front door, under your bed or in a basement or attic storage space.
5 everyday household items that can help you...
Clear the Clutter in your home with these top clutter busters.
Is your clothes closet bulging at the seams?...
How to store clothes the right way, including how to store individual clothing items, how to organize and declutter clothes, which techniques to use, and the best clothes storage solution recommendations.
5 Steps to an organized junk drawer in 30...
Learn how to organize a junk drawer quickly -- in 30 minutes or less. Whether it's in the kitchen, garage, or in your office, a junk drawer is a powerful organizing tool.
How to store everything in your kitchen...
How to store everything in your kitchen cabinets, including appliances, Tupperware and food.
How to Cut Down on Closet Clutter
11 tips to teach you how to cut down on closet clutter in clothes closets, linen closets and entryway closets.
Organize your bathroom in 10 minutes or less.
Get your bathroom a little bit more organized by spending just 10 minutes (or less) on one of these quick and easy bathroom DIY projects.

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