7 Ways to Stop Clutter from Coming into Your Space

7 Ways to Stop Clutter from Coming into Your Space

The most important thing you can do today to get on your path to living an organized, decluttered life is to stop bringing clutter into your space to begin with. That may sound terribly obvious but I am always surprised at how often it is not mentioned or explicitly laid out in organizing and decluttering articles and books. How on earth can you possibly get organized, let alone stay organized if there is a constant stream of stuff coming into your already uncomfortably full space? You can't. The stuff creeps into your home and gets spread around your space, weighing you down, keeping you from finding what's really important (like car keys, permission slips and your phone charger to name a few). And the irony is that, for the most part, you don't even want this stuff. You just don't know what to do with it so it accumulates into bigger and bigger piles of stuff.

Read More