Monthly Archives: May 2016

How to Make the Most of your Filing System

How to Make the Most of your Filing System

If you’ve got piles of paper stacking up around your office, your countertops, and other available flat surfaces, chances are that your filing system isn’t working for you.  Filing is a tricky game these days where there are so many options for paperless and electronic files, but […]

Don’t Put the Container before the Clutter

 

One of the most common questions we get from clients before our appointments is, “What kind of containers should I get before you come?”

The answer is none!

Before you spend hours trying to find the perfect container bins, you should first go through everything. You only need to organize what you’re planning to keep, so buying […]

Work Smarter Not Harder

Work Smarter, Not Harder.  It’s an oldie, but a goodie.  Summer is right around the corner and for many of us this means that life speeds up, not slows down.  With kids home from school, trips to be taken, and the sun to enjoy, often times the summer seems to be less vacation and more […]

The Only Way to Organize Your Space

I recently worked with a client, let’s call her Chrissy.  She had just sent her last child off to college and wanted to get her kids’ closets organized.

Visually, her home could be on the cover of Architectural Digest, but, everyone has a closet or a room we have not organized or even looked in for […]

Organizing is all about Mindset

 

Organizing is all about mindset. It is a challenge of the mind, first. No, I am not kidding!  We have worked with hundreds of clients, and our clients that are most successful at getting and staying organized are those that changed their mindset about their clutter.

If you are looking around and thinking, “It is hopeless, […]

Organize Now, Not When Your Home Is for Sale

We work with many real estate agents and their clients to prepare a home to put on the market. Do you know what we hear most from the homeowner?

“Why did I wait this long to get organized?”

That’s a great question!  Why wait when you can enjoy your home and organize now?

There are two benefits to […]