How to Organize a Perfect Workplace at Home

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  Recently, here at Decluttr Me, we posted a useful article about ways to have a creative home office. Your perfect workplace should be not only creative but well-organized as well. Thus, today we’re going to tell secrets about home workplace organization. Believe it or not, your workplace impacts your creativity, concentration, and cleverness. Once you organize a perfect workplace, you can become more productive and, therefore, complete tasks on a high-level faster. Many thanks to OmniPapers who has shared this informative piece of writing about workplace organization. Pay attention to this infographic as you can find out interesting ideas Read More

How to Keep Your Wardrobe Fresh and Odour Free

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  Whether you have a built-in wardrobe (which doesn’t fit your clothes) or wardrobes and cupboards from Ikea, Home Center or Marina, the clothes, accessories and shoes can easily absorb odours. The odours may be from your perfumes or oud, smoke and shisha or other outside aromas. If you are living in older apartments or villas, your wardrobes may have a stale or musty smell in it. Many times this smell is due to poor ventilation and air conditioning. I often have followers or clients asking about the best way to keep their wardrobe, shoe closets and cupboards fresh and Read More

{Infogram} 9 Awesome Ways to Have a Creative Home Office

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  I love working from home: I get to wear my loungewear, have cat cuddles every so often and there are no distractions from employees. However, I can be distracted which can result in me losing valuable time during the day. To help me increase my productivity in my home office, I used this handy infogram which sets out 9 awesome ways to have a creative home office.     I was particularly impressed with the colour psychology and feel much calmer and positive with greens and blues injected into my office. Which tips have you found useful for your home office Read More

Help Your Parents to Declutter

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  Now that you and your siblings have moved out of your parents home, does the family home seem cluttered? Have you parents decided to stay in the cluttered home or to downsize?Whatever situation they are in currently, downsizing, paring down or living in their clutter, letting go of their personal belongings can be a difficult process. Decades in one home can result in clutter piling up in cupboards, wardrobes, attics, garages and basements. Also parents becoming emotionally attached to the items owned by you and caregivers in the past. You may be frustrated by them keeping your old schoolbooks, clothes Read More

What’s Stopping You From Getting Organized?

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Do you have a lot of items at home? Are they thrown around everywhere in no logical order? What’s stopping you from getting organized? There are many reasons that might be stopping your currently. Here are some of the reasons that I have seen with clients: 1. Lack of Time Life might be fast paced and busy, but allocate 15-30 minutes every other day in your calendar to review certain sections of your home such as the kitchen (it is the most fun), mail, paper and then the wardrobe. Slowly you will see the change with less clutter and more order. 2. Read More

Is Your Husband Stopping You From Decluttering?

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    I often get calls from wives needing help to clear the clutter from their home. Often they talk about how the clutter has built up over time living together. Both spouses might be bad at clearing the clutter or the cause might be due to one spouse. However, 9 out of 10 tell me that their husband tends to stop the house being decluttered and organized either by the wife or by a professional organizer, such as DeCluttr Me. There are many reasons why the husband might be stopping their wife from decluttering and organizing the house.  Here are Read More

No Home is Too Big or Small

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If you follow DeCluttr Me on our social media or have a look at our before and after pictures you will see how I organise and declutter homes around the region. No home is too big or small for me.  This was very evident this weekend when I worked in a Studio as well as a Villa. The Studio apartment session was for 2 hours only. The Client didn’t own many possessions (except many empty boxes) but he needed help to organize his items. Working together we made sure that all his items were stored in a set location whether in boxes, cupboards Read More

Organize Your Life With These 8 Tips

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  Being disorganised seems to be an ongoing battle for many people. Despite trying to clear the mess, it seems to get worse and worse. There are many tips out there which can help but first you need to decide if you need the help. Are you late for appointments often. Are your clothes lying around everywhere. Do you have unopened emails constantly in your inbox. Do you pick up your rubbish? Are you forgetful? Do you do to-do lists? Are you stressed often? Do you feel out of control on a daily basis? Do you feel tired all the Read More

6 Ways to Downsize Successfully

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Many of my clients have started downsizing from big  villas to smaller ones, or from villas to apartments in the last few years. The reasons could be due to rent increases, economic demands or that they no longer need the space as family members have left the nest. Whatever the reason, it can be difficult to downsize your items to ensure they fit in your new home whether it be locally or internationally. The most important thing to remember when downsizing is to purge your life of all the things that you do not need without getting rid of the Read More

[Infogram] – How to Create a Child Friendly Floor Space

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With children in your life, I am sure you child proofed the table and cupboards, but what about the floor? The floor is the area where your child will be learning to stand, sit and lie on as well as play games. Considering how much of their early years will be spent in this area, it is prudent to choose the right floor. Once you have the right floor for your kid, you can also consider placing a well chosen rug to aid the child’s preschool development. The infogram below show you how to create a child friendly floor space Read More