If you’re interested in minimizing stuff in your life, you will probably want to know the secrets of tidy people as well. You’ve probably heard about the magical little book called “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing” by Marie Condo. Make sure not to confuse messy with dirty. We aren’t talking about old pizza boxes under the bed. We are talking about having nicely piled papers and boxes of toys put in their place.
We all tolerate different levels of mess. Being tidy helps to create space to breathe and to live that can help day-to-day functions go a little smoother. We’ve collected a round-up of the most useful tips out there to help you tidy up any part of your home. We are personally working on tidying up our desks and work area because things seem to always pile up out of nowhere. Be it a few books we’re reading for our book club or the entire fleet of Thomas the Train engines and his useful friends.
Tidy Home Habits
Wiping down things is a big one here. Do you even know how hard it is to clean something once it’s already been there since the time of the dinosaurs?
5 Secrets of People Whose Homes are Always Clean
We love the clean-as-you-go idea because a little here and little there adds up so much. Doing one massive cleaning every few months is stress city.
7 Secrets of People with Tidy Homes
Keeping the counter space clean and sparse makes a huge difference. That’s the first place things tend to pile up.
Things People with Clean Homes do Every Sunday
Cleaning out the fridge weekly is a huge one here. Eventually, things get pushed to the back and then certain aromas fill the house every time someone opens the fridge. I also don’t know if you want to spend every Sunday cleaning, seems depressing when you should go enjoy life a bit. Pick another day and a time when you are already prone to cleaning to do more cleaning.
7 Secrets to Always Have a Tidy Home
Putting things away when you are done with them seems like something you’ve heard your parents say for your entire life. Then, if you are a parent, you are now saying the same thing to your kids. It’s probably the simplest way to keep things tidy in your humble abode.
Secrets to Keep Your Home Clean & Organized
Having a cleaning routine is great but I swear, I tried this and then a few times, this routine got out of place and it drove me crazy. Set a routine that’s flexible and easy for you. Also, get everyone to pitch in.