Inside: Declutter 101. How to declutter your home, get your home organized, and simplify your lifestyle. Tips to help you figure out how to start decluttering.
Are you looking for ideas on how to start decluttering your home?
This Declutter 101 page is filled with great tips, ideas, and articles to inspire you to declutter.
Sometimes, clutter builds up little by little until one day we look at it and we’re shocked to see how much junk has accumulated in our homes.
In our cars. In our offices. Knowing where to start can be overwhelming.
Here are some resources to help:
Where to Start Decluttering – Decluttering 101
Declutter 101 – a step-by-step process to help you declutter any space.
Before you do anything, read through this process or watch the video below.
It will help you organize your strategy towards decluttering, and make everything else so much easier.
See a video summary of the process below:
Once you’ve learned about the decluttering process (above), you’re ready to decide what to tackle first.
I recommend reading these posts in the order listed.
- 10 Minute Tasks – Ten minute decluttering tasks that make a true impact right away.
- De-Trashing: An Easy Way to Start Decluttering – The easiest, quickest, most-impactful way to start decluttering.
- Conquering Clutter Hotspots – For those areas that keep getting re-cluttered despite your best efforts!
- What to Do When You’re Overwhelmed By Your Home – Feel downright flabbergasted and don’t know what to do? This will help.
- Do You Have Can’t Have Anyone Over Syndrome? – Is clutter causing you embarrassment? This articles tells you what you can do about it.
How to Declutter – 10 Minutes of Daily Decluttering
You can start today, but deciding to declutter for just 10 minutes every day.
You won’t see big results right away like you might with a huge clean-up, but you will start to make incremental process.
By decluttering for 10 minutes a day, you’ll make decluttering part of your routine.
Over time, it’s amazing how much you’ll be able to declutter from your home.
Where Do I Start? – How to Begin Decluttering
As you’re building your decluttering habit, start with the easy stuff first.
When I started building my own decluttering habit, I sat down and made a list of all of the easy-to-declutter items and then worked at decluttering those things for 10 minutes at a time.
My ebook, Get Rid of It! A Step-By-Step Decluttering Guide for Beginners, outlines all of the stuff I decluttered as I built my own decluttering habit.
It’s a guide to help you build your clutter-busting confidence.
Having Trouble Letting Go?
Motivation to Declutter
What Clutter Does to Your Brain – You’ll be surprised at how much it’s affecting you.
Is Your Clutter Costing You? – Keeping all the stuff could be costing you money.
What to Do When Struggling with Decluttering Burnout – Not your first rodeo when it comes to decluttering? You’re not alone. Find out how to get past decluttering burnout and keep making progress.
How I Taught Myself to Let Go of Stuff – You can do it too!
Specific Decluttering – Where to Start? Issues
Decluttering in Action