25 Powerful Organization Tips From an NYC Professional Organizer
Andrea, a New York native and Professional Organizer gives her tips for organizing and decluttering. Her number one tip is to take a deep breath and know you do not need to throw everything away. She recommends envisioning the space you want to organize as you would like to see it. With a little bit of research and an image of what you want, the next step would be to write out a plan to get there. It doesn’t all have to get done ant once. Andrea recommends starting small and tackling things one area at a time. Another tip she gives is to utilize often neglected space such as the tops of closets, under the sinks, and using hooks to take advantage of wall space.
- You can help motivate yourself to undertake the daunting task of reorganizing by taking a calming breath and imagining what your reorganized home or room will look like.
- Start off by taking inventory of your belongings and making a plan for how to organize them better, including what things you want to get rid of.
- Make the most of your closet space with closet organizers of various kinds.
“I recommend doing a walkthrough of the areas you want to organize and envision what you really want the space to look like.”