Dealing with Clutter
Ways to Deal with Clutter
What Do I Do With...
Financial and Tax Records
General Papers: Magazines, Junk Mail, Coupons and Other Papers
Barriers to Getting Organized
If You Still Can't Get Started
If You Still Can’t Get Started
If you’re still feeling intimidated at the amount of work in front of you and can’t seem to get started, try one of these approaches:
Or, you might want to try a totally different approach to dealing with some of your clutter: ACCEPT IT.
The clutter may not really be a problem—it’s just that you worry about it or feel guilty. Or you may be in a situation where it is not within your control to change the clutter or disorganization that frustrates you. In either case, worrying or feeling bad about the clutter probably makes the situation worse rather than better. You can decide to stop worrying about it. Accepting a certain amount of clutter or disorganization may be a wiser way of dealing with it.