Get organized when you move

Get organized when you move

When you have been living in the same place for a long time, it is very easy for that place to become disorganized and rather cluttered.  There are some people who make a point of getting organized at a certain point in the calendar – often referred to as spring cleaning – but this is not the only time when you can get organized.

If you have decided to move house then this provides the ideal opportunity to finally organize your home in the manner that you have always desired.  You might think that you already have enough to worry about with packing and selling your home, organizing a moving company and so on, but the good news is that getting organized does not have to take up much of your time or be too tiring.

There are just a few simple steps that you need to take to get organized.  The first and simplest step is to simply rid yourself of any and all items in your possession that you no longer need.  Rather than automatically retaining all of your belongings, sort through them, decide what you need to take to your brand new house, and get rid of everything else – especially items that you have not made use of for more than a year.

Another good tip for getting organized during relocation is to pack similar items together.  Bringing together belongings of a similar nature and packing them in the same box can make the unpacking process a lot simpler.

Jon Huser