Declutter Christmas & New Year

Deck The Halls With Tattered Tinsel?

Christmas is coming and it's time to deck the halls; but what condition are your Christmas decorations in? Do you need to de-clutter your embellishments and cull your adornments? What State Are Yours In? We only get them out once a year and usually at a time of great...

Do You Have Room For Christmas?

Everyone says that Christmas is about children, and anyone who has kids will know the truth of that. Adults may open a modest pile of gifts on Christmas morning, but it's when the children get started that you know you're in for the long haul! The Land of Plenty...

Clutter Definition & Removal

Clutter Decisions

Once you understand what clutter is and what effect it can have on your life, you may want to look around and decide to do a bit of decluttering in your own home. Assess the Environment Look around you now. Does the room you are in look tidy and feel spacious? Is it a...

Clutter Excuses

Letting go of your clutter can be hard. You may have identified rooms which are cluttered and realise that certain items you have, just do not get used. You may desperately need more space and have trouble finding things. You may hate the way your home looks because...

Identifying Clutter

Things you never use Books you have never read, and never will kitchen gadgets you have only used once or twice and then decided you couldn’t be bothered to get them out again (or they were too difficult to clean) pictures and ornaments in storage that you don’t have...

Ten Habits to Avoid Clutter

Avoiding clutter can be as simple as acquiring good habits. Here are 10 habits which if you adopt immediately, will prevent clutter from building up in your home. 

10 Absurd Reasons Why You Keep Clutter

For anyone who doesn't know what clutter is (and I'm sure you all do!) I define clutter as things you don't use, things you don't love, and things you don't have room for. It sounds like madness. Why would people keep things they don't use or don't even like? But we...

Home and Garden

Is Fashion To Blame For Your Clutter?

Most of us like to keep abreast of fashion when it comes to our clothing. We read fashion magazines, we observe what celebrities are wearing, and what people in the street are wearing, and we notice the new trends appearing in clothes shops. But are you a fashion...

The Economics of Clutter

We’re often reluctant to give our clutter away, because we’re convinced that it’s worth something. But if we calculate the economics of clutter then we’ll understand that it’s not worth very much.

It’s a Jungle Out There!

It’s been resting all winter but now it’s waking up and before long it will swarm everywhere. Like an angry triffid it will soon be unstoppable! I’m talking about your garden.

Without Storage Clutter Is King

Even if you only possess what you actually use, if you got it all out your home would look a horrible mess. Adequate storage is the only way to stop your abode looking like a scene from a disaster movie! 

The Psychology of Clutter

Make Your Weekend Count

Some people see their weekend as pure relaxation, but I see mine slightly differently. I do spend time relaxing, but I also see the weekend as valuable time to prepare for the week ahead;.

Take Time Out to See Your Clutter

I was ill for a week recently. As I lay on the sofa under a blanket, unable to move much and too unwell to read, I had nothing to do but survey my surroundings. I wasn't too happy at what I saw. Whilst I had been busy rushing hither and thither, living my daily life,...

How Much Stuff Do We Actually Need?

My daughter went away to university in September 2011. We drove off with our car packed full of her belongings, sitting uncomfortably squeezed between bags, rucksacks and boxes. We arrived at the campus, crawled out from under, and staggered around in a stiff way...

Clutter: You Do Mind and It Does Matter

Some people say that clutter doesn’t bother them. They say that if they don’t mind, then it doesn’t matter. But I disagree. I believe that they do mind and it does matter. They just don’t know it yet. 

Clutter at Work

It’s Time To Act!

What’s stopping you from living the life of your dreams? Is it lack of money, education, or confidence? Or is it lack of time? If you had all the time in the world, then think what you could achieve!