5 Ways to Quickly Free Your Home From Mess


Mess is the home’s worst enemy, but it’s something that we all have to deal with – today’s busy lifestyle doesn’t leave much time for cleaning and organising. Or does it? In fact, mess doesn’t have to take over your home, simply follow the below tips to ensure that you have the beautiful, clutter-free home that you deserve.

1. Declutter Counters

Kitchen counters seem to attract mess such as papers, letters and other bits and bobs like there’s no tomorrow, so start here. Devise a simple and strict filing system: Keep and Throwaway. If you don’t have a use for it, get rid of it. Find a home for those appliances that aren’t necessary, this could be a kitchen cupboard… or a car boot sale.

2. Select a Target Area

If you are dealing with a very cluttered house, don’t feel overwhelmed, instead choose an area to target; sort your bookshelf, clean out the chest of drawers, or if you want to get it over with target an entire room at a time.

3. Visualise What You Want

Visualise exactly what you want your room to look like when you next redesign or decorate and put the storage solutions in place to achieve this. We’re certain your dream home won’t be a cluttered, messy and disorganised environment. Be confident, this is achievable, just be strict with yourself and create simple sorting systems. When you know exactly what you want, you will have the drive to achieve it!

4. Sort As You Go

There’s no need to stop doing everyday things to have a huge clear out; instead sort as you go. For example, if you’re getting ready for work and spot a few outfits that don’t fit anymore or just aren’t you, get rid of them there and then. Place in a charity bag or a bin bag.

5. Pick It Up!

Challenge yourself to pick up at least 5 items a day and put them in their rightful place – when you’re struggling to pick up 5 items, well, you’ve conquered the clutter!

So there you have it, 5 pain-free ways to quickly free your home from mess and inspire yourself to banish the clutter. Good luck, we’re sure you’re you’ll love your home even more now.