Decluttering starts by focusing on the function of a room or space then subtracting everything that doesn't serve the function. Laundry rooms are a bit trickier, though. The name implies they are only for washing and drying clothes, but a well-organized laundry room will hold everything else you need to keep clothing in good shape. Organizing Laundry Rooms Let's … [Read more...] about Organizing the Laundry Room
Home Organizing Tips and Routines
Want to declutter your home and get organized? These guides and routines will help you purge clutter in every room.
It's easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer amount of paperwork that enters our homes. Knowing what to keep and what to toss is confusing at times, much less knowing what to do with the things you do decide to keep. That's why this particular mission spends two days organizing paperwork. For many it will take that long. For some, it may take even longer. Go at your own pace, … [Read more...] about Organizing Paperwork
Let's get your bedroom closet organized by figuring out what clothes to keep and what to purge, then learning how to store your wardrobe properly so you can easily find what you want to wear. How to Declutter Your Closet Rehome Clutter Unlike kids, adults aren't growing several inches each year, and we don't often wear holes in the knees or elbows of our clothes … [Read more...] about Organizing Bedroom Closets
Removing clutter in any part of a kids' room is most easily done without them around. Children (and some adults) seem to develop a sudden fondness for things they haven't thought about or used for years the instant they hear it's going in the trash. So, keep in mind that when it comes to kids' things, it might be best to get rid of small amounts of clutter frequently rather … [Read more...] about Organizing Kids’ Dressers
Organizing kitchen counters helps make them more useful. With less clutter on your countertops, they're also easier to clean. The steps below will help you decide what's worth keeping on your counters and what to put away. (If you're leaving things out because you're short on storage, be sure to read how to organize kitchen cupboards first.) How to Organize Kitchen … [Read more...] about Organizing Kitchen Counters