Category Archives: Downsizing

When Do You Know It’s Time To Downsize Your Home?

For many people just the thought of downsizing is stressful, never mind the actual job of downsizing. Where did I get all this stuff? Why did I buy this? Why haven’t I used this for so long? How do I go about getting rid of these things? If you’re asking yourself some of these questions,…Continue Reading

The Link Between Clutter & Depression – Home Organizing in Toronto

Dr. David Tolin is an American psychologist and researcher. He’s the Founder and Director of the Anxiety Disorders Center at the Institute for Living and a professor at the Yale University School of Medicine. He has recently concluded a study that confirms the link between hoarding and depression. “Hoarding participants reported higher levels of depression…Continue Reading

Did You Resolve To Get Organized This Year?

How is your New Years resolution to get organized this year going? Like most resolutions, we make, probably not well. Getting organized is one of the most popular resolutions that people make each year. I am not one for setting new years’ resolutions. In fact, my resolution this year was to not make any resolutions!…Continue Reading

5 Tips For Your Upcoming Move

I have noticed a lot of “For Sale” signs going up in my neighborhood and the “Sold” signs are going up just as quickly. Regardless of how the economy is doing the real estate market is remaining hot. Spring is the busiest time for the real estate market as families try to coordinate their move…Continue Reading

5 Reasons To Organize Your Closet Now

I’m going to hazard a guess and say that you probably have far more clothes than you need and probably more clothes than you actually have space for. Your clothes closet is one of the more “popular” spaces that I get hired to work on. With spring coming next (I promise, it is coming) now…Continue Reading

Get Organized Month

ClutterBGone is a proud member of the POC (Professional Organizers in Canada) and the National Association of Professional Organizers in the U.S. who have declared January “Get Organized Month”. Many of us here in Canada are also promoting this month long event in order to promote the benefits of living and working in an organized…Continue Reading

Practice Toy Rotation And De-Clutter

How did your kids make out over the holidays? Bad behaviour or not, I’m sure they received a lot of new toys from you, your family and even Santa. Unless you were really organized, you may not have had a chance to go through their toys before the holidays to make room for the new…Continue Reading

Be Ruthless – Pare Down And DeClutter – Get Organized

Clutter just doesn’t appear. It slowly accumulates and takes over your drawers, closets and surfaces. It can make you feel defeated and just the thought of having to tackle it can be overwhelming. Here are several tips to help you be ruthless with your approach to getting out from under the clutter. Is what you’re…Continue Reading