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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.
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
19 home organizing projects that take 30...
Top quick organizing projects to refresh your home and life.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Clothes and shoes a jumble? Here's how to store...
How to store clothes, including jeans, accessories, blouses, sweaters, underwear and more.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
How You Can Organize Your Kitchen Cabinets in 5...
Learn the best way to arrange items in your kitchen cabinets.
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.
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.
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.
How to declutter a room 5 ways
How to declutter a room by following these 5 universal steps to decluttering any space.
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.
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.
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.
How to Organize Kitchen Appliances
Simple steps to organize your kitchen appliances like blenders, mixers and waffle irons.
Follow this weekly organizing routine to keep...
Do you need to get organized? I created an easy weekly organizing routine that will help you organize both your home and your life.
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 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 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.
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.
5 Ways to Use Plastic Storage Containers
How to use plastic storage containers to store clothing, shoes, accessories and knick-knacks around your house, in the garage and in your closet.
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.
4 Ways to Make Decluttering Easier
Decluttering is made easy with these 4 steps.
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.
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.
6 Easy Ways to Organize Your Kitchen Counters
6 really easy kitchen counter ideas to help you be more organized in the kitchen.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
7 steps to a more organized paper storage system.
Absolutely everything you need to know to set up a foolproof home filing and storage system for all of your papers.
How to Organize Your Kitchen in 30 Minutes or...
7 ways to organize the kitchen in 30 minutes or less.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
4 tips to help you pare down your wardrobe
Are you interested in paring down your wardrobe? Here are 4 tips to help you embrace a more minimalist wardrobe.
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 9 unique, simple ways to store your clothing without a closet.
11 Things You Can Organize in 30 Minutes or Less
You can get a lot of stuff organized in your home in just 30 minutes.
13 closet organizing ideas you can use today.
13 closet organization ideas that can be used in closets of any size.
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.
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.
A printable checklist of what to recycle and...
Wondering what to shred and what you can just recycle? Print (or bookmark) this checklist.
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.
9 ideas to help you manage paper clutter
Learn about paper management and how to manage paper clutter like mail, receipts and magazines.
Bathroom & Linen Closet Pictures
Pictures of super organized linen closets and bathrooms.
You can organize anything in your home or...
Learn how to organize anything in your home and life by applying this 5 step system.
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
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.
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.
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 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 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.
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.
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.
7 Things You Should Never Store in Your Kitchen...
Learn about the items you should never store in your kitchen cabinets. Some may be no-brainers and some may surprise you.
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.
The 5 best garage storage solutions
Storage solution to help you store everything in your garage from tools, mops, brooms, bikes and sporting equipment.
5 steps to organizing a minimalist household
Are you ready to pare down your home for good? Is clutter-creep a concern? Here's how to organize a minimalist home in 5 steps.
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.
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 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.
Short on Space? Here's How to Organize Your...
Organizing a small kitchen seems like a real challenge but with a little creativity and the right kitchen storage solutions you can make this space work with you -- not against you.
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...
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.
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.
Learn the right steps to take to declutter your...
Learn how to declutter your pantry the easy way. We will clear this space of clutter, and then go over a plan to keep it clutter free moving forward.
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.
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.
Do you want to live a simplified lifestyle?...
Do you want to cut down on the junk and clutter taking up space in your home? Here are 8 tips to help you set up a more minimalist, clutter-free household.
How to store everything in your kitchen...
How to store everything in your kitchen cabinets, including appliances, Tupperware and food.
6 must-have closet organizing tools
Get your closet organized with my favorite closet products like shelf dividers and double hangs.
6 ideas to keep your kitchen organized and...
6 organization ideas that will work in any kitchen.
How to Store Accessories
Learn how to quickly and easily store all of your accessories, even the toughies like scarves and handbags.
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.
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.
Bedroom cluttered? Here are 9 tips to organize...
Easy tips to help you become a bedroom organization expert. These tips will help you declutter the space, clean, and maximize storage so you can maintain a serene sleeping space.
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.
Using a Routine to Keep Your Home (and Life)...
Learn how to follow daily, weekly, and monthly routines to be more organized.
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.
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.
Free Standing Linen Closet
Free Standing Linen Closet - In-bathroom linen closet from Diamond Reflections is especially made for linen closet organizing. Page 19.
What is aspirational clutter and how you can...
What is aspirational clutter? Aspirational clutter is clutter you accumulate related to hobbies, clothes and food.
Should you keep it or toss it? A checklist to...
Learn what to keep and what to toss by asking key questions, thinking about storage and determining the useful of items in your home.
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.
Here are 7 easy organizing tips for your linen...
5 tips to organize the linen closet for easier access to your towels, table clothes and blankets. Get this space organized so it's easy to use every single day.
Bathroom Make Up Trays
Use make up trays in bathroom storage. Page 21.
Great Tips on Organizing Your Bedroom Closet...
If you want to get your bedroom organized but you are worried that you don't have the time, the resources or the money, look no further! Follow these easy, time-saving and affordable tips that will have your bedroom organized in no time.
Organized Linen Closet from Better Home & Gardens
How to organize your linen closet with a free standing linen closet. Page 20.
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.
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.
11 creative ways to store bags and purses
Are you trying to organize your handbag and purse collection? Here are 11 creative ideas for storage.
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.
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.
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 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 use the storage space space under your...
How to use the storage space under your bed to like clothes, shoes, books and gift wrap.
Top Picks in Shoe Racks
Shoe racks to fit on the floor of your clothes or entry way closet, over the door and made of wooden, plastic and canvas.
22 Kitchen How To Projects To Help You Be More...
Be more organized in your own kitchen by tackling one of these handy how-to projects. Choose a space or zone in your kitchen and then follow a how to guide to get it organized, declutter or to create more storage space.
How to have a more organized closet in 7...
Is your closet a bit of a mess? Here are 7 simple ways to have a more organized clothing closet--without spending a dime.
5 everyday household items that can help you...
Clear the Clutter in your home with these top clutter busters.
Closet Organization Toolkit
The essential tools you need to organize your closet: from shopping bags and a vacuum to a sorting and organization scheme.
10 simple, effective tips to help you keep your...
They may be small, or they may have tons of storage space, either way, these hand-picked tips kitchen cabinet organizing tips will save you from frustration when trying to keep your cabinets clutter-free and organized.
How to Use Shelf Dividers to Organize Your Closet
How to use shelf dividers to store jeans, sweaters, sweatshirts in your closet, and linens and handbags.
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.
Kitchen Pictures
Kitchen pictures of pantries, cabinets, stoves, counter tops and more.
5 free or very cheap tools to help you organize...
5 tools that are going to make it much easier for your to organize and declutter your home on a weekly basis--and they are either free or cheap.
How to find the perfect elfa closet system for...
When you decide to invest in the elfa closet system, you have a lot of options. Here's how to find the best elfa closet that will fit your unique wardrobe and lifestyle.
Your 10 most pressing bedroom organization...
Do you need help organizing your bedroom? I've got organizing and storage solutions to your most pressing FAQs.
Do You Need Evernote? All Your Questions Answered
Evernote Review - A Review of Evernote - Tech and productivity guru Lon Seidman answers my questions about Evernote.
Slotted Interlocking Drawer Organizers for...
Use slotted drawer organizers for organizing accessories like scarves, belts and jewelry. Page 17.
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.
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.
8 easy storage solutions for popular toys
Toys strewn about the house? Here are 8 no-fail storage solutions for each kid of toy your kids own.
7 steps to choosing and installing the perfect...
All about the elfa closet system and the many customization options available.
10 easy + creative small kitchen storage ideas
Pare down, declutter, and then choose the best storage solutions to organize your small kitchen. These are just some of the best small kitchen storage ideas.
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.
This monthly calendar will help you organize...
How to be be organized month-by-month from January through December with checklists and a home organization project for each month.
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
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.
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.
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