The Clutter Cleanse (Part 8)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part 8)

How To Detoxify Your Home   Know the Toxins   We grew up trusting our doctors, furniture stores, grocery stores and yes…even restaurants. Now we find that our doctors have been taught to be reactive…not proactive. It’s our job to be proactive. The pharmaceuticals...
The Clutter Cleanse (Part 7)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part 7)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part Seven)   The Home Office This can be one of the most interesting rooms to do in a house.  It is an opportunity to personalize and make this unique space productive and functional.  Whether your office occupies one bedroom or an entire floor,...
The Clutter Cleanse (Part 6)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part 6)

THE CLUTTER CLEANSE (PART SIX) The Laundry Room and Mud Room   Laundry and mud rooms are probably the most rewarding places to organize because whatever we do to make life easier for ourselves there will flow into the rest of the house and save time.  In these rooms,...
The Clutter Cleanse (Part 5)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part 5)

THE CLUTTER CLEANSE (PART FIVE)   The Living Room   How many of you spend microscopic time in the living room?  This room is the one room in the house that we spend the most money on expensive, beautiful furniture for entertaining and then we never use it for fear we...
The Clutter Cleanse (Part 4)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part 4)

THE CLUTTER CLEANSE (PART FOUR) The Kitchen   The kitchen and food preparation used to be hidden in the back and food was transported to the dining area.  Today the kitchen can be a focal point of the house, open to the living room, sun room, dining room and even play...
The Clutter Cleanse (Part 3)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part 3)

The Clutter Cleanse (Part Three) The Entry   The entry is not a gathering place; it is important because this is the first impression of your home.  Your entry should facilitate the flow of people and storage of items.  Make a list of everything that you want to store...