5 Reasons Why Professional Organizers are not the Wicked Witch

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    I often hear from clients that they were scared of contacting me initially. Once they have booked the session, most clients say they don’t sleep the night before as they are worrying about the session as well as meeting me and often want to cancel. It always surprises me as I’m generally not a scary person, but I guess if you have not experienced a decluttering and organizing session it can seem like you are going to be working with the Wicked Witch from OZ. So to reassure you that professional organizers are not scary like the Wicked Witch, 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

15 Clever Ways to Expand your Storage Area

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  A lot of the new apartments and villas in the region are being built with little thought on storage solutions for the occupants. With limited cupboards, storage room and areas, inventive ways have to be generated to create storage solutions for your essential items (but not clutter). The infogram below provides helpful tips to create storage solutions in each room of your home.     (Clever Ways to Expand Your Storage Space [Infographic] by the team at FBD) Let me know if you use these tips and send us photos to share with our readers.         Read More

Folding and Storing Bed Linen

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I love find new and easy ways to store items. In this vlog I focus on you folding your bedlinen. You need to fold your linen until they are small enough to fit inside pillowcase. Then slide the bed linen into the pillow case, close the case and store in your linen cupboard. It is a great way to store your duvet set all together and will help you locate the set when you need to change your bed sheets. Let me know your thoughts on the video. It is my first attempt but a great learning curve :). (The song is Read More

Top tips for decluttering during the Christmas Season

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  It is the perfect time of the year to reduce the amount of clutter coming into your life during Christmas. Here are some tips to guide you during this period: 1. Fewer gifts – does your family need so many presents from each person? For the kids how about giving them one from Santa and one from yourself? 2. Donate gifts – rather than by buying presents that will add to the clutter in the receivers house, how about donating to a charity on their behalf such as Red Crescent/Cross 3. Less food – there is so much food Read More