Tips & suggestions for organizing your
home from the professional home organizers
at Out of the Closet in Columbus, Ohio
If you are overwhelmed or undone by the clutter you face, consider allowing your decisions to be steered by the wisdom found in the following thoughts and guidelines.
What is CLUTTER?
—Karen Kingston, Clear your Clutter with Feng Shui
How do I know if I should keep a particular item?
—Julie Morgenstern, Organizing From The Inside Out
Six simple rules to maintain a clutter-free space:
One In, One Out
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Files Not Piles
Paper should be stored vertically not horizontally.
Things stacked about the house become an unpleasant landscape that the eye cannot ignore.
Not just a rally cry for the Buckeyes, but a reminder to "only handle it once." Focus, decide and complete.
Do Before Due
Due dates are not as important as do dates. Nothing replaces the discipline required to dig in and do the work!