Moving to a smaller space can be a big challenge. What do you keep and what do you get rid of… and how do you decide? The whole decluttering process can be very stressful. And the more stuff you have, the harder it can be.
Dinah Wray, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in St. Catharines, has some tips to help minimize the stress of downsizing. Whenever anyone asks, she usually suggests these six simple steps to help declutter as efficiently as possible.
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Do you have a garage with no room to park your car? Funny enough, that’s the case for a lot of folks. The garage is often where we shove stuff we don’t know what to do with … and when it gets full, the car has to sit in the driveway.
If you’ve turned your garage into a makeshift storage locker, then now’s the time to declutter and put your car back where it belongs.
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Spring is fast approaching … not fast enough for some of us, and too fast for others. Either way, it’ll soon be time to put away your winter parkas, boots, toques, and gloves, as well as all your winter sports clothing and gear. With a little bit of planning and organization, you can tuck everything neatly away and be all set for next year’s cold blast.
Check out these simple tips to declutter and store all your winter gear.
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Clutter has a funny way of piling up, especially when we’re busy. The next thing you know, you look around and there’s piles of stuff everywhere. Where did it all come from … and what’s the quickest way to get rid of it?
Here are some clever hacks to declutter fast … and prevent it from piling up again in the future.
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Whether it’s your office at work or a home office, it’s easy to quickly go from clean to cluttered if you don’t stay on top of it. Carla Younger, Site Manager at National Self Storage in Kitchener, agrees.
“We make a point of keeping our storage offices always looking neat and organized,” said Carla. “Here are the six steps we use.”
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Looking for the simplest and most effective way to boost the resale value of your home? Declutter, declutter, declutter! Yes, it’s as easy as that.
Taking the time to thoroughly clear out all your excess stuff will have a huge impact on how quickly you can sell your home.
Angela Mchatten, Site Manager at Apple Self Storage in Fredericton, couldn’t agree more on the benefits of decluttering. “So many of us just can’t bear to part with things and our homes become crammed full of stuff,” said Angela. “But when it comes time to sell, getting rid of all that clutter and cleaning your house until it sparkles, inside and out, makes all the difference. Here are my favourite tips to get going on the decluttering process.”
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There’s a lot to be said for living a minimalist lifestyle. It’s the chance to simplify your life by figuring out what’s essential to you and getting rid of the rest. You’re letting go of the needless clutter that weighs you down and makes you anxious at the thought of dealing with it!
A minimalist lifestyle starts with decluttering. Fortunately, all it takes is baby steps to get started. Do one thing at a time … bit by bit … and before you know it you’ll be able to enjoy a wonderful sense of calm and quiet contentment from living in a decluttered, organized space.
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Decluttering is one of those things that so many of us say we want to do, but keep putting off. However, when you do finally take on the clutter where you live (or work), and get rid of stuff you don’t need or use, it’s amazing how good you can feel.
Getting rid of physical clutter actually helps you clear out your mental and emotional clutter as well. It’s a simple life hack that actually works and is totally worth the time and effort it takes.
After you’ve decluttered, there’s a wonderful sense of satisfaction and calm contentment when you can look around a room and everything in it has a purpose or a place.
Here are five simple ways decluttering can change your life for the better:
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Do you ever look around your home and say “I’ve got to do something about all this stuff!” Then it’s time to declutter.
So what’s the best way to get started? We asked Jennifer Bakos, Site Manager at our Apple Self-Storage Danforth location for her suggestions. Here are five of her favourite home organization tips for tackling a decluttering project.
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When you’re living in a big city like Toronto you’re most likely not going to have a whole lot of extra space. So what do you do with all your beloved belonging, furniture and possessions? Self-storage is an affordable way to enjoy spacious, clutter-free living in a small space, while still keeping the things you love.
We asked Denis Joshua, Facility Manager at Apple Self-Storage Toronto, for his thoughts on ways that a Toronto self storage unit can make life in the city easier and more affordable.
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