Have you ever wondered what a Professional Organizer does? If so, watch this great segment featured on CBS yesterday. It shows exactly how a NAPO professional like myself works with their clients to declutter their lives. Call today to book your appointment, 508-505-7978. ... See more
In the season for spring cleaning, personal organizers offer advice on helping you get rid of all of your unnecessary, unwanted stuff
Tip of the week! Store important documents such as your passport, social security card, and living will in a safety deposit box or fireproof storage.
A lovely walk-in closet in Rhode Island was in need of a purge and simple rework with new organizing supplies. Check out the photos below to see how we tackled this situation! To see more Before & After transformations, visit: http://bit.ly/2pbwVo6 ... See more
Tip of the week! Toss, sell, or donate something for every new item you buy.
It's such a pleasure working with our clients and improving their everyday lives! To read more testimonials and what others have to say, visit us at https://affordableorganization.com/testimonials/.
Tip of the week! File Tabs Spend a few minutes using your label maker to create easier to read file tabs. Try to use a large clear font for a quicker read and simpler filing process.
The War on Clutter Is Real! Check out this recent Boston Globe article. You are not alone if you are feeling overwhelmed. Help is available!
Despite an industry that’s grown so massive it’s become its own form of clutter, we’ve made little progress.
Tip of the week! Lighten Up Your Pantry It's hard to know what food you have when you can't see inside your pantry. If there's no electricity, consider battery-operated lighting to shed light on things. Simple to install and won't break the bank! [Image from www.simplemost.com] ... See more
Seekonk Friends- Free shredding event at the library in June. Read below for the date and limitations.
Save the Date - The Seekonk Paper Shred is back, Saturday, June 16, 9 AM - 12 noon. This event is co-sponsored by the Town of Seekonk Recycling Committee.
Tip of the week! Get Vertical Elevate cans, jars and condiments atop a multi-tier riser to keep everything visible and easy to access. [Image from www.momendeavors.com]
It's PROM SEASON! Please donate your bridesmaid or prom dresses and shoes to this great cause. Tidy up and help others at the same time.
Free prom dresses for all.
A soon to be teenager was dreaming of having additional bins for storage and a place of her own to apply her makeup. What do you do next? Visit our website to see more Before & After transformations: http://bit.ly/2pbwVo6 ... See more
Tip of the week! Create Zones Compartmentalize space using baskets and arrange the contents by category (school snacks, granola bars, beans, rice, grains). Stash the stuff you reach for the most at eye level. [Image from HGTV] ... See more
Tip of the week! Employ Canisters Decant baking supplies and cereal into see-through, airtight containers so you can view what (and how much) you have at a glance. When an ingredient looks low, add it to the grocery list. I recommend buying square acrylic containers so you can use your space to its fullest. [Photo by: Laluznyc.com] ... See more
Tip of the Week! Cooking Spice Storage Cupboard space is often limited. And more often than not it is taken up by dozens of spices. This organization hack is easy to setup. All you need are plastic inserts and an empty drawer to create organized spice sections. [Image via bit.ly/2DFOQx5] ... See more
Everyone needs an organized card box! I created this one today with my card-sending client.
I highly recommend SHRED 'N' GO if you need document shredding, computer or hard drive destruction. I send many clients there each month and the prices can't be beat. Best of all, you can watch as they shred for peace of mind! For more information, visit www.shredngori.com. SHRED 'N' GO 15 Green Hill Road, Johnston, RI ... See more
Tip of the Week! Bathroom towels storage. Towels are an essential bathroom item, but storage in the bathroom can be a problem. So, if you don't want to put up a new cabinet or new shelves, opt for a little cart for keeping your towels organized and accessible. [Image via bit.ly/2FlxBxB] ... See more
Tip of the Week! Parents, give your kids "toy totes" Kids can end up with quite a number of toys. But rather than have them in scattered baskets on the floor, use clear stackable plastic bins and label the contents. ... See more
Have an adult or children's bike to donate? If you live in RI or Southern MA we'd like to recommend RECYCLE-A-BIKE. Their mission is educating, empowering, and building community by connecting people and bicycles. If you don't live in the area, Google bike donations and see if there is an organization near you that would benefit from your donation. For more information, visit www.recycleabike.org/ ... See more
Tip of the Week! Never leave a room without something in your hand. Want to keep your home tidy? Keep this rule of thumb in mind: never leave a room without something in your hand. Living this way will ensure that clutter is kept at bay and everything is returned to it's "home." ... See more
Setting up a command center for a client is fun! The Poppin collection at The Container Store has lots of options.
Our handyman was busy this weekend building a simple nightstand.
Tip of the Week! Bureau Drawers Struggles. We'd all love to open up our bureau drawers and view rows of easy-to-see, color-coordinated clothes. For an effective method to storing your t-shirts and jumpers, store your clothes in a vertical position. ... See more
If you avoid or feel anxiety over certain areas of your home because of clutter, let us offer you a helping hand. This video shows how we've helped numerous clients gain back control of a healthy living environment. ... See more
Looking for a great place to sell your gently used photo or video equipment? B&H Photo Video Pro Audio in New York is an excellent place to cash in your equipment. Simply call or email them with the make and model of your equipment, and they will provide a verbal and electronic quote and mailing label. Ship your equipment and once accessed they'll either send you a check or credit to the store, you can decide. I recently assisted a client with this process and it was turn-key. For more info, visit them at www.bhphotovideo.com/find/trade-in.jsp ... See more
Tip of the Week! Use a binder or folder to store all medical records and information for everyone in your family, including each pet. Place the folders in your filing cabinet for quick access.
We earned the 2017 Super Service Award from Angie’s List. The Award reflects consistent high levels of customer service. Thank you to my current and past clients for recommending us! Check our reviews for yourself at www.angieslist.com. ... See more
Struggle with folding your clothing and keeping your drawers organized? If so, read this short article. I use these tips in many homes.
The easy yet innovative technique is a true life-changer.
Tip of the Week! Make a party kit. Stash napkins, extra glassware and plates, votive candles and holders, extra vases, cocktail picks and other necessities in an old wine crate and pull it out pre-party or pre-holiday entertaining so you don’t waste valuable cupboard space. ... See more
Tip of the Week! Dedicated tie, belt and scarf holders are closet must-haves.
Bookcase built and ready for storage. Our handyman is busy building #2 now. #affordableorganizationbuiltthis
Tip of the Week! Tackle that kitchen junk drawer problem head on. Today. Purge, edit and keep things in place with a drawer organizer.
Tip of the Week! Install a closet organization system: it’ll pay itself off with time and aggravation saved! Keep in mind that a well-lit wardrobe is easier to keep organized. Install an artificial light for your needs. ... See more
Start 2018 with a bang and have your space organized! If getting organized is one of your New Year's resolutions, check out Affordable Organization's before and after photos for inspiration. We are here to get you started, call today for your FREE consultation. CLICK HERE: http://affordableorganization.com/before-after/ ... See more
HAPPY 2018 from Affordable Organization! 🎆🍾🎉 Knock down those resolutions! 💪🏼
New Organization Video Alert! Check out our favorite projects from 2017 in this short video and tell us what you think.
Tip of the Week! Did your family receive some new electronics during the holidays? If you want to avoid confusion as to what cord goes with what electronic use white address label stickers to label what each cord is for. Plus label all phone chargers by person. ... See more
MERRY CHRISTMAS, everyone! 🎄🎁🎅🏼⛄❄ Enjoy a relaxing day with your loved ones!
Unable to go last-minute shopping at the store? How about an electronic gift certificate for time with a Professional Organizer instead? Everyone can use a few hours of organizing help, whether it’s putting away those decorations the right way and weeding out the old ones, or cleaning out and organizing those paper files. Gift certificates are available in many denominations. Purchase online and avoid the lines at http://www.affordableorganization.com/gifts ... See more