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Why is my desk always cluttered?

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Messy desk, messy mind. It’s time to make a game plan! If you’re constantly feeling overwhelmed during office hours, it’s time for a change (no, we’re not talking about a different career path). The problem may be partly due to the clutter on your desk. If yours is clean right now, it may not be for…

The trick to organizing your desk

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Did you know that clutter can have a negative impact on your ability to focus and process information? A Princeton study found that clutter can psychologically compete for your attention. Specifically, clutter can cause you to have decreased performance and higher stress levels. If clutter is a problem in your life, it’s time to take to…

How to become a junk therapist

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Are you or someone you know disorganized, surrounded by constant clutter, and overwhelmed by a mess that never seems to go away? Sometimes we are too ashamed to ask for help, or aren’t able to afford a professional organizer at the time, and we’re often left at a dead end. Well, the good news is…

8 things to do before junk removal

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Recent winter storms have created a great deal of waste in the Northeast. But before you call a junk removal company, you may want to do some legwork first. Of course, it all depends on what you’re trying to dispose of: household waste removal, yard waste removal, trash removal, renovation waste, and so on. This…

10 reasons you should declutter

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Now that the tree and stockings are gone and a new year is well under way, any excuse to hold off on decluttering your home is long gone. Sorry, but that ship has sailed! When it comes to organization and getting rid of the clutter in your home, are you ready for a change? Let’s…

An Organized Junk Drawer in 6 Steps!

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This blog post was written by 1-800-GOT-JUNK?’s Public Relations Intern, Stephanie Whalen. Everyone has that one hidden space in which we throw the odds and ends that don’t quite fit anywhere else. Yes, I am referring to the junk drawer. I have always been curious about the history behind the junk drawer. How did this…

New Year’s Resolutions

Are you by any chance looking for a way to strike upon a New Year’s Resolution that will actually stick? As we all know, most resolutions fail. They are unrealistic and overwhelming; isn’t that the truth? I recently researched a few of the top 10 lists of resolutions circulating online. I really like this one,…