Category Archives: Home Organizing

Are You Paralyzed By Clutter?

You have a desire to declutter and organize your home but life just seems to get in the way of this. Decluttering and organizing can be a very time-consuming experience leaving you feeling drained and overwhelmed. That’s where we come in! Let’s look at the top reasons you may feel paralyzed by your clutter. Lack…Continue Reading

8 Benefits To Decluttering And Owning Less Stuff

Owning less stuff can improve your relationships, your work and your quality of life. We’re all for that. Here are 8 benefits to you owning less stuff. Having more money Here’s the secret to having more money – spend less. We are a society of people that like to own stuff but we use much…Continue Reading

Are You Holding On To Items For Others?

At ClutterBGone we see a lot of instances where parents are holding onto belongings for other family members. Sometimes there’s a good reason for doing so like a move is in progress or a family member is going through a life transition such as a divorce and is in between homes. But most of the…Continue Reading

What Is Virtual Organizing?

You’ve heard the term virtual applied to a lot of different things, mostly as it relates to virtual reality where you can interact within a seemingly real or physical way. A great example is where you make funny faces into a looking glass to get immersed in another world. Well, who would’ve thought it would…Continue Reading

6 Reasons Why You Haven’t De-cluttered Yet

The procrastinator in you always gives you a reason to put things off. De-cluttering is no different and perhaps is even more difficult to start. Do any of these reasons for not starting the de-cluttering process ring true with you? You feel guilty if you get rid of it You pay good money for something…Continue Reading

What Are Your Obstacles To Reducing Clutter?

Most clients that contact us do so because they don’t feel that they can reduce the clutter in their lives themselves. They call us for assistance. After speaking to many of them we’ve learned that there are several major obstacles that prevent people from downsizing. You don’t know where to start This is the biggest…Continue Reading

5 Signs That Your Parents Should Consider Downsizing

We all want to stay in our home as long as possible. We have created many memories there and have probably lived there for many years with a lot of familiar places around us. But there comes a time when your parents need to downsize in order to remain independent. Do your parents need some…Continue Reading

What Is a Professional Organizer?

  When I meet people and they ask, “so what do you do?” I tell them that I’m a professional organizer and that’s when I wait for their reaction. Almost always I get a confused look. You know what I mean, the crinkled face, the raised eyebrow and the sense they’re about to ask if…Continue Reading

Organizing and Decluttering Your Garage for Spring!

The snow is gone, the air is milder, the buds are starting to appear. All the signs of spring are here! So why aren’t you excited? Are you having a tough time getting into your garage to find your gardening tools and patio furniture? Well, you’re not alone. Your garage is a space that’s largely…Continue Reading

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