Realize that clutter keeps you in the past and makes you procrastinate.
Set priorities and break the cleanup project down to smaller tasks.
Some criteria for organization include having a box of items that require action, another for items to file, other boxes for personal mementos and items to read, and finally a box for trash.
Stop unwanted magazines and catalogs from arriving by writing to Stop the Mail, P.O. Box 9008, Farmingdale, NY 11735; or write to Mail Preference Service, Attn: Preference Service Manager, Direct Marketing Association, P.O. Box 3079, Grand Central, NY 10163.
You can get information and contacts from the National Association of Professional Organizers at www.napo.net.
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Source: Clutter Cleaners