Organizing Closet Clutter

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Did you know that 1 in 4 Americans have a clutter problem? While it may be as innocent as, ‘Oh I’ll just toss this here and pick it up later’, those thoughts could be the very contribution to the clutter in your closet. Unorganization and clutter is an eyesore and could be the reason for unproductivity. Whether you have a linen or office closet, the good news is that clutter can easily be maintained and managed to make your closet more accessible. And you may end up realizing you need more closet space after all. These helpful tips will encourage you to organize – and keep organized – your closet once and for all.

Dedicate Time

Allow yourself at least 10 to 20 minutes a week to decluttering your home. Each week you can get a feel of what your closet looks like in its entirety and figure out how much space you actually need. Perhaps you’ll need a custom closet organizer in Stuart to help solve the problem of finding extra space.

Reward Yourself

Children and adults alike can be encouraged with incentives for keeping a neat and tidy closet space. Make it a weekly event, right after dinner or school, and then get ice cream, go out to dinner, or go to a movie. Rewards are something to look forward to for children and adults.

Toss It

It may be difficult to part with your items once you go through them, but if it hasn’t been worn, used, played with in over 6 months, it’s time to find it a new home. This is one reason clutter stays comfortable in your closet. We tend to hang on to the thought that the item has attached itself too, whether it’s a child’s toy or an article of clothing from your youth. A survey claims that the average household has 50 unused items worth over $3,100.00. Perhaps it’s time to cash in those unused items of value!

Remain Consistent

All of these helpful tips can improve the quality of your home life and maintain the closet space you need. But if they aren’t being regularly put into action, you will have a clutter closet problem. Remain consistent with your time each week – or each day, if that works!. If you go shopping for a new outfit or shoes, replace the oldest and least worn pair with the new. Children’s birthdays can bring a lot – and in little pieces! – of new toys. Either way, you will be well on your way to a clean and happy closet when you remain consistent.

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