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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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Dead Pens

Need a quick organizing project? Maybe while you wait on hold or chat with a friend. Test all the pens in your bag or on your desk. If you find one that has no ink, toss it out. YEAH! More … Continue reading

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Declutter Your Apps in 5 Minutes

Is your phone as cluttered as the rest of your life? Are you an app collector (hoarder)? How many do you really use or are they just unique and you thought you’d use it? Declutter you phone for 5 minutes. … Continue reading

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Do What You Dread and DO IT NOW!

Have you ever heard of “Eat that Frog”? To me it means do the thing that you are dreading right now and get it over with. Do what you hate and are agonizing over right now and move on, get … Continue reading

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It’s Get Organized Month!

January is officially ‘Get Organized’ Month. Have you made your resolution to get organized? We like to help by sharing Getting Organized magazine. New subscribers get 20% through January 31, 2014. Go here to order your subscription today. Coupon Code:  ShareIt14

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Closet Makeover – Part One of a Series

By Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells. This month I am starting a new series on how to organize your clothes closet. Each month I will give you tips on how to improve the function of your closet. This month … Continue reading

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Tame a Junk Drawer in 5 Minutes

Cleaning and reorganizing a junk drawer doesn’t take more than 5 minutes. REALLY! If you haven’t touched an items inside in the last 12 months, get rid of it. Sort like items together and container each group in small containers … Continue reading

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Carrying Your Phone with a Phubby

by Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells. Today I tried wearing my phone on my wrist. Sounds kind of funny, huh? Well, it’s really a clever idea from Clever Container. Clever Container sells something called a “Phubby”. Maybe a “Phubby” … Continue reading

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Organizing a Pantry Video

In the pursuit to show what it takes to organize a space, today’s post will show you how Tracy organized a walk-in pantry. Pantries can be one of the busiest storage spots in a home. Think about it. How often … Continue reading

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Exploring Display Shelves

By Basic Organization team member Tracy Wells Display shelves come in many different sizes and styles. I was able to purchase one unfinished at the Home Depot for very little money. The brackets come in many different styles and sizes too. … Continue reading

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