So often disorder happens in our homes because we have something in our hands and no place to put it. We set it down somewhere with the intent of dealing with it later. A few simple items quickly turns into a pile and becomes overwhelming. This type of disorganization is easy to solve. Just give these items a home.
So today's tip is to consider setting up three baskets in your laundry room (or some other convenient spot): one basket for items that need to be hand washed (or taken to the dry cleaner), one for items that you need to mend, and one for items that you mean to donate.
Be sure to label the baskets because an unlabelled basket has a way of becoming a dumping grounds for all manner of randomness and chaos.
Come back tomorrow for day four of 31 days to an Organized Home!
[This is day 3 in a series called 31 Days to an Organized Home. Click here to see all of the series posts to date.]