Organizing Tip #8

IMG_4468Where is the clutter or stress coming from? Is it due to your actions or the actions of those you live with?

Many of our clients when faced with cleaning out their garages or attics find that some of the things lurking in the corners are not theirs, but their children’s things ranging from clothes to old records, stereo equipment, artwork, and even old school books.  Or, at times, there are items that the parent would like to give to the child but the child doesn’t have any storage room to take it quite yet.  Call it tough love, but there are times when you need to have your children come pick up their things, especially if you are in the midst of trying to downsize.More