Here’s What You Can Get Rid of Today for a More Organized Home Tomorrow

Here’s What You Can Get Rid of Today for a More Organized Home Tomorrow

- in Home & Garden, Housing, Latest News

Comedian George Carlin once joked that “a house is just a place to keep your stuff while you go out and get more stuff.”

All jokes aside, more than half of Americans are overwhelmed by clutter. The majority have no idea what to do with all that stuff, so they just let it build up, according to a survey done a few years ago by the National Association for Professional Organizers and Decluttr, an app that helps people sell their stuff.

As we move into the post-holiday cleaning season, we turned to professional organizers to find out exactly what household items we should be tossing and donating.

Here are common clutter culprits you can get rid of now.

About the author

Marie Elium spent 10 years as a newspaper reporter in Virginia and Ohio before switching to freelance writing when her two children were young. The kids are now Millennials, but writing continues to be one of her favorite endeavors. Marie was named editor of Northeast Ohio Boomer and Beyond magazine in November 2015 and is a graduate of Miami University. Marie can be reached at [email protected].com

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