Does the Home Need a Little Organization?
If you never got around to spring cleaning, why not do a little this September? Here are few tips on how to get your home in order.
According to an article at lifehacker.com.au, “Clutter Taking Over the Home”
“We all have clutter, but some of us are much worse than others. Whether you’ve just got a few extra things or you’re a compulsive hoarder, it’s time to clean out the junk. If you’re looking to do a full-on clutter clean-out, check out our guide to kicking your clutter habit. Ask yourself: what would you replace if you lost everything? Is this item actually useful, or is it sentimental? If it’s sentimental, is it actually worth keeping — or am I just too scared to get rid of it? Remember, while you’re cleaning, think of what you can sell. After all, why throw everything away when you could get a little money for it?
Organize Your Office and Kitchen
Some rooms are easier to clean than others. You may spend a lot of time in your living room, for example, but it doesn’t have quite the utility of your kitchen or office — which are just as important to keep organized as they are clean. So, when it comes time to clean them, give them a little extra TLC. If you have to, start from scratch and re-organize everything in terms of utility. Put the items you use most often in the drawer closest to you, and make use of empty space behind, under, or above things. This goes for both your office and your kitchen (for example, keep your silverware, plates and glasses in the drawers closest to the dishwasher — and your less regularly used appliances in the hard-to-reach spots.” To read the entire article click here.