Flower Mound, Texas
850 Gerault Road
Flower Mound, TX 75028
(972) 212-5225

3 Tips for Decluttering Your Home July 10, 2019

Flower Mound, Denton
3 Tips for Decluttering Your Home, Flower Mound, Texas

If your home feels too small, you may need to get rid of some items or put them in storage. A cluttered space can leave you feeling anxious, overwhelmed, and stressed. However, decluttering your home doesn’t have to be a difficult process. Here are a few tips to get started.

A Guide to Decluttering Your House

1. Throw Away Any Obvious Garbage

Walk through your home with a trash bag and grab any obvious garbage, such as boxes, cans, and receipts. Next, open up drawers and cabinets and throw away any items that stand out as belongings you can part with. Target problem areas, such as tables and junk drawers.

2. Sort the Items

StorageGrab a few bins to help you stay organized as you go through each room. Get one bin for objects you want to keep—but don’t belong where you found them—another for items you want to sell or donate, and one for belongings that can be put in storage. During this process, keep a trash bag with you in case you find more items you want to throw away. If you can’t decide what to do with an object, ask yourself whether you’ve used it lately. If it’s been more than a year, it’s likely an item you don’t need. 

3. Clean the Closets

Closets are often utilized to store items we no longer use. When clearing them out, avoid holding onto items you don’t use or wear. Try on clothes to see what still fits, and get rid of shoes you rarely put on. As you empty out the closet, make designated piles for items you want to keep, toss, and donate. Also, place seasonal clothing in bins to store until the appropriate season. This will free up even more space in your closet.

 

When you need a storage unit for the items you want to keep but don’t have room for, contact Advantage Storage- Flower Mound in Denton County, TX. They offer month-to-month leases and climate-controlled storage spaces. No matter what size unit you’re looking for, you’ll find one that works for you. Visit their website to learn more about their facilities, or call (972) 212-5225 to speak to a member of their team. 

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Advantage Storage- Flower Mound
How Tenant Insurance Protects Your Items In Storage, Flower Mound, Texas
You protect the items in your home with homeowners or renters insurance, but what about your belongings in storage? Tenant insurance provides the security you need when keeping ...read more
How Humidity Can Affect Items in Storage, Flower Mound, Texas
Humidity refers to the amount of water vapor in the air. While some degree of humidity is naturally present in any climate, higher levels can have adverse effects on items you k...read more
Preparing for Deployment? 3 Tips for Using Storage Units, Flower Mound, Texas
As an active member of the U.S. Armed Forces, you might be deployed to a foreign country with only a few days’, weeks’, or months’ notice. To prepare for a long deployment, it’s usef...read more
3 Tips for Putting a Piano in Storage, Flower Mound, Texas
Whether it’s an heirloom, gift, or personal investment, a piano is a wonderful addition to a home. But if you’re downsizing or renovating, you may not have the space you ne...read more
4 Tips for Storing Old Photos, Flower Mound, Texas
Placing items of value inside a storage unit can give you some significant peace of mind. But if you’re planning to use the unit to store old photographs, you need to prepare them pr...read more