Putting Items in Storage is the Perfect Time to Tackle Decluttering

Putting items in storage can feel like a quick solution for getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home, but sometimes it’s better to eliminate items before moving them somewhere out of sight. Before you put those items in storage, ask yourself a few questions to see if you should keep them or toss them. […]

5 Powerful Benefits to an Uncluttered Home

Getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home can feel like less of a chore when you understand the powerful benefits of living in an uncluttered home. Positive impact on home selling A clean and de-cluttered home is more appealing to potential buyers so if you’re looking to sell soon, it’s time to start organizing. […]

Give Every Room in Your Home a Clear Raison d’Etre

Sometimes rooms become so multi-purpose you end up overcrowding them with items that don’t work together and lead to disorder and clutter. When you give every room in your home a set purpose with planning and home organization, it improves the functionality of the space and reduces confusion. Activity zones In elementary school, classrooms had […]

Neat Ways to Get Your Craft Room Under Control

Any crafter knows that during the process of creating, the craft room can become disorganized and artfully chaotic. Having custom storage solutions designed around your needs helps reduce the chaos and allows you to put everything neatly away. Wall unit Making the most of vertical storage space is essential for a craft room where materials […]

Statistics That Will Make You Want to Get Rid of All Your Unnecessary Clutter

When you start getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home, you quickly realize how much stuff you own. The following surprising statistics show that you’re not alone and help put in perspective the amount of purging you need to do. Never enough storage According to the New York Times, for the past 40+ years, offsite […]

Be Wary of Excessive Organization

If you’re someone who “cleans” your home with endless organization, perhaps you’re taking the wrong approach. The idea behind effective cleaning is getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home, not organizing stuff you don’t need into neat piles, shelves and boxes. Organizing items you’ll never use again is a waste of energy and space […]

Detach From the Memories: Letting Go of Things You Don’t Really Need

Getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home is challenging when you own items linked to strong memories. Fortunately, with these tips for guilt-free purging of sentimental items, you can keep your memories and still part with unnecessary clutter. Belongings don’t define you When you become attached to certain items, it can feel like they’re […]

A Simple Strategy to Keep Clutter Out Before You Buy It

When you need to upgrade or replace items, you don’t often think about what’s involved with getting rid of them someday, but you should. While some items stand the test of time, others wear out fast. Before buying something new, remember the process involved with getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home. Furniture Buying new furniture […]

Clear Your Home of Unwanted Toys Before the Gifts Start Flowing In

Amid your crazy holiday shopping you might have forgotten that all those new toys and gadgets will need places to stay in your already overcrowded house. Getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home with some tips from Lifehacker.com is a great way to prepare for the impending gifts of the season. Contemporary Closet via Houzz […]

10 Ways Getting Rid of Stuff Can Make Your Life More Awesome

Keeping your home clean is an important part of living a healthy life. The following are ten reasons why getting rid of clutter in your Long Island home should be a priority: Less stress – A less messy home leads to a less stressful life.  You can navigate easier and there aren’t so many distractions […]