Author Archives: Basic Organization

About Basic Organization

Basic Organization provides professional organizing services to busy families, business owners, down sizing seniors and the chronically disorganized. We can teach you the skills to get organized and live a more simplified life. By providing you with ideas, information, structure and solutions to help you regain control of your space, we can cure the chaos in you life!

We’ve Moved – New Blog – New Web Site – Sign Up!

Have you signed up for the new Basic Blog? Does it seem like a while since you heard from me? That’s because I have been busy rolling out a new Basic Organization Web Site with a new Basic Blog! To … Continue reading

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5-Minute Closet Organization

What can you do in 5 minutes? A LOT! Organizing a closet doesn’t take much time. It’s the decluttering part that takes time. So if you are overwhelmed with the idea of completing a closet project, start with the organizing … Continue reading

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Reduce Junk Mail

Junk mail takes up time and space. Aim to reduce your junk mail load by 50% this year. Set up a free account with http://www.dmachoice.org to be removed from direct marketing mailing lists. You will see reduced mailbox clutter within … Continue reading

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Halt Phone Solicitations

Oh, those annoying telemarketers. Did you know you can stop them in their tracks? Opt out of unsolicited phone calls by visiting the Do Not Call Registry at http://www.donotcall.gov. It will take just a minute to do and will save … Continue reading

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Attack Magazine Clutter

Gather up all the magazine subscriptions you currently receive. Do you thoroughly enjoy all of them? Are they a good use of your time? Do you keep up with your reading? If not, call today to cancel your subscription(s). As … Continue reading

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Make Meal Planning Easy

Jot down the names of your household’s top 14 favorite meals. Then, on your calendar, decide which meals you’ll make for the upcoming seven days. Start a grocery list so you can buy all necessary supplies for a week’s meals … Continue reading

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Getting Ready for School

This month it is important to work with your budding student to get them ready for the big day. FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL! How exciting. Every child is different, so you need to focus on what is best for your … Continue reading

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Jump-Start Your New Organizing Business

Always thought that organizing is the business for you, but don’t know how to get started. Nine hours of intense small group training, customized coaching and team support to give you the tools you need to: Set up a legal business … Continue reading

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Simplify Your Life Week

The first week of August is “Simplify Your Life Week”. What will you do to celebrate? Here are a few idea: Say no to a request that will take up time you don’t have to give. Make a list of … Continue reading

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Preparing for National Garage Sale Day: August 9th

Who knew! There is a national holiday devoted to the garage sale. How American is that?! We are such a consumer society that we denote a day of the year when we celebrate getting rid of stuff, so we can … Continue reading

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