Whether you are or are not planning to sell, there’s something
about a fresh start each January. Everyone selling, moving, or staying put can
appreciate the peace of mind a clean slate offers. So welcome the fresh start
decluttering, downsizing, and organizing gives you or a loved one you are a
caregiver to. There’s no better time.
Great Benefits of a Fresh Start at Home
For example, when you come home to clutter, how does that
make you feel? If stuff is everywhere, feelings of depression, defeat, anxiety,
and irritation usually take hold. Less stuff to push to the side, fewer dirty
dishes, and less to trip over makes your home visually appealing and you just
simply feel better. And peace of mind is the biggest and best benefit of a
Here are some other great benefits you can have when you
declutter, downsize, and organize your home:
Simply, if you don’t spend money, you have more money. So, next time you go shopping, if you don’t absolutely love it, put it down and move on. Plus, the less you spend your money on, the less you have to make room for in your home. Storage systems or storage space rentals can cost you a pretty penny and fast.
When you keep only what you need or want to keep, the space you have
The less stuff you have in your home saves time. How? Because you
Doing What You Love to Do
And that brings us to yet another great benefit of a fresh start. When you aren’t spending valuable time cleaning or unnecessarily looking for things, you have more time to spend doing what you love to do and with those you love to things with.
Less stuff means less stress. Cluttered homes cause stress, anxiety,
Pick a closet, drawer, one flat surface. Here’s how to get
started on your fresh start and a stress free life now. No, you won’t be
organized right away. But keep at it, one closet, drawer, or flat surface at a
time. And remember, don’t move on to the next project until the one at hand is
finished completely. Then before you know it, you’ll be done with your home (or
even Mom’s) enjoying more space, time, and peace of mind.
Do you plan to stay in your Brooklyn home or are you thinking of selling? Decluttering, downsizing, and organizing to enjoy a fresh start now also prepares you for a stress-free move later. And that’s another benefit you may not have considered.
For suggestions and referrals for decluttering, downsizing, and organizing, call Charles D’Alessandro, your Brooklyn Real Estate Agent with Fillmore Real Estate at (718) 253-9600 ext.206. Or you can email him at email@example.com.
718-253-9600 ext. 206
SOURCE: Brooklyn Real Estate Blog – Read entire story here.