‘Hi, come in but excuse me my house is in a mess’, this is a common saying which you may have heard or uttered umpteen times. So what is the next step – well get organized and get your act right! Is your home messy right now? Are you boggled as to why, since you are constantly trying to get everything right? There are some common clutter causes that work against a clean home, some are which are discussed below. If any of these are the reasons for your home’s mess then go right ahead and deal with them:
Clean Paper Pile- Your own little clutter mountain, mail, coupons, pamphlets, newspapers or their cuttings etc. piled up here and there or strewn all over the place are a harbinger of a messy home. Begin clearing it by getting rid of the unwanted pile of paper-File what is important and don’t just keep collecting unnecessary trash. Dispose of the old newspapers once in a month or two; this way your home will look clutter free. Also, get rid of the unrequired books by donating them and make way for a new collection and see the difference yourself by doing just these simple things.
Put back Things Where They Belong- Are you one of those people who pull out things and after the task is completed just dump them anywhere or leave them lying around? If yes, then you will have to incorporate a policy that when every time you leave the room, you will put back the things to the space allotted to them or if they are homed somewhere else, you will take them back to their original home. We all have spaces allocated to things and if you keep putting them back, half your battle is won! [Read more…]