Use our END CLTR organizing system to organize a clutter zone in your house – something as simple as a junk drawer, the entire playroom or another area that desperately needs it.
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E – Empty
Empty the area. Take everything out. Clean the area wiping shelves, dusting, vacuuming, etc if necessary.
N– Name Pile
As you empty the toys from the space, name your categories sorting like with like – legos, trains, blocks, Polly Pockets, etc.
D – Decide
Go back through each pile and decide what you are keeping. Purge as much as you can. Decide how you will organize the toys. Where will each item or group of items “live?”
C – Contain
Contain like items. Use clear bins, baskets, shelves, etc.
L – Label
Label as much as possible. Keep it simple by using tape and a sharpie, your label maker or get fancy by searching the internet for toy label printables.
T – Test
Try it out!
R – Revisit
Give us a date you will revisit the area to make any needed changes.
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Ready. Set. Go!!