Packing Tips from a Professional Organizer: Getting Your Home Ready for Moving Day.

Top 5 Do’s! Ah packing, not everyone’s favourite task to tackle.  Unfortunately, if you are planning any type of move, packing is a must. Over the many years of professional organizing and helping clients to prepare for moves, we have learned a few do’s.  Top 5 Do’s (in no particular order) Declutter first! You only […]

The World of Online Auctions:

Part 3 of 3 What can you expect as a buyer? Welcome to the final part of our series on online auctions. This method of buying and selling has become increasingly popular, especially with the current pandemic and ever changing public health measures.  So what can you expect as a buyer if you’ve never used […]

The World of Online Auctions: Part 2 of 3

Who uses online auctions and why? So we’ve defined and explored online auctions. Now let’s discuss who might use such a platform and why?  The popularity of online auctioning has exploded in the past few years. A survey conducted by the National Consumers League in the U.S. found that one third of American adults, approximately […]

Being organized means finding what you want, when you want it.

There is no right way, only what is right for you!  The organizing industry is booming. It is one of the fastest growing professions.  A recent Canadian survey said “70% of Canadians interview said they were not very organized”. “19% of Canadians felt stressed and could not relax at home because of clutter and disorganization.”  […]

The World of Online Auctions

The World of Online Auctions: Part 1 of 3 What is an Online Auction? As our world becomes more virtual with the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the world of online auctioning is growing. Still, many people haven’t heard of the term.  In this three-part series we will look at what an online auction is, why you […]

BUT IT BELONGED TO MY GREAT-GREAT AUNT!

Purging sentimental items can be emotionally exhausting. As parents downsize to smaller dwellings their collection of antiques and heirlooms often finds its way to their children. And so on and so on until you find yourself reading about how to declutter sentimental items. First, good for you. You are breaking the chain. Future generations will […]

FOUR BOX METHOD

What is the Four Box Method of decluttering? Life is chaotic. One thing that we can do to manage the chaos is to create a clutter free space because many people don’t realize the impact that clutter can have on their mental well-being. .  So let’s begin. Gather four bins (could be a box, clear […]

Downsizing – When and How?

Thinking of downsizing? You’re not alone. As the baby boomer generation ages many are deciding to sell their family homes and opt for smaller dwellings. Regardless of your reason for downsizing, the process can be overwhelming.  Sorting, assessing and evaluating can be an enormous task and not one  you’d want to take on in the […]

WE EMPOWER YOU!

So many people approach us in every manner you can imagine. Email, Phone, FB, LinkedIn or walking up to us in a parking lot after we get out of our company vehicle. And the question they ask? “What do you do?” Our Answer…We Empower you. It’s not just about organizing. We take that overwhelming feeling […]

Maintaining Organization!

You’re organized! Now what? You’ve spent the past few months, maybe even up to a year, discarding, decluttering and reinventing your space. So how do you maintain this new life of order and calm? Here are some tips that can help you maintain your newly reclaimed space. Be mindful about what you bring into your […]