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Home Decluttering & Organizing Tips

Start the New Year with a fresh perspective and a clutter-free home! Decluttering and organizing your living spaces can bring a sense of calm and renewal. Say goodbye to the unnecessary and make room for the things that truly matter. Whether it's tackling your closet, kitchen, or the whole house, a more organized space can lead to a more organized life. Embrace the opportunity to create a peaceful and functional environment. Happy decluttering and organizing and Happy New Year!
TIPS TO GET ORGANIZED
Kitchen
  • Use drawer dividers and organizers for utensils and cutlery.
  • Install shelf risers or organizers for dishes and pantry items.
  • Label food containers and spice jars for easy identification.
Entryway/Mudroom
  • Install hooks or a coat rack for jackets and bags.
  • Place a shoe rack or basket for shoes and boots.
  • Add a small table or shelf for keys, mail, and other essentials.
Living Room
  • Use storage ottomans or coffee tables with built-in storage.
  • Arrange books and decor items neatly on shelves.
  • Implement a system for remote controls and electronics.
Home Office
  • Organize paperwork with filing cabinets or folders.
  • Use cable organizers to manage cords and cables.
  • Keep your desk free of unnecessary items.
Bedroom
  • Use under-bed storage for linens or out-of-season clothing.
  • Consider a wardrobe or closet organizer system for better storage.
  • Keep nightstands tidy with only essential items.
Bathroom
  • Use drawer organizers for toiletries and makeup.
  • Install towel racks or hooks for towels and robes.
  • Keep the countertop clean and clutter-free.
Garage
  • Install wall-mounted shelves or racks for tools and sports equipment.
  • Use labeled bins for seasonal items and holiday decorations.
  • Keep a clear path for easy access to vehicles.
Outdoor Spaces
  • Organize gardening tools in a shed or storage area.
  • Use deck boxes or outdoor storage benches for patio items.
  • Keep outdoor furniture and accessories clean and in good condition.
TIPS TO DECLUTTER YOUR SPACE
KITCHEN
Clear Out:
  • Expired food items and spices.
  • Duplicate kitchen gadgets and utensils.
  • Chipped or mismatched dishes and glassware.
  • Appliances taking up counter space.
LINENS
Clear Out:
  • Old or torn bed linens and pillowcases.
  • Extra sets of sheets you don't need.
  • Worn-out or stained towels.
  • Unused blankets or throws.
BATHROOM
Clear Out:
  • Expired toiletries and medications.
  • Old or worn-out towels and washcloths.
  • Makeup and skincare products you no longer use.
  • Empty or nearly empty bottles.
CLOTHES
Clear Out:
  • Items you haven't worn in over a year.
  • Clothes that no longer fit.
  • Damaged or stained clothing beyond repair.
  • Outdated or unfashionable items.
ELECTRONICS
Clear Out:
  • Broken or obsolete electronic devices.
  • Chargers and cables that don't belong to any current devices.
  • Old cell phones and accessories.
MISC.
Clear Out:
  • Junk mail and unwanted catalogs.
  • Broken or non-functional items you intended to repair.
  • Expired cleaning products and chemicals.
 

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