It may come as a surprise to you, but organized people are really lazy. I know some of you would like to chop my head off for saying that, but just think about it for a moment: organized people don’t like to spend their time looking through things just to get to what they want. Also, they’ve learned that the time it takes to organize things is well worth it in the long run when it takes very little time to retrieve these things later.
Prioritize Your Organizing by Categorizing the Things You Use
Find Organizational Tools
These organizational tools are also economical, so feel free to spend a little bit the next time you are in the container section within the department store.
Make sure the spaces you use the most are kept uncluttered and the things you use frequently are organized by priority. For example, if you have a record collection that not being used and could get destroyed where it’s at, then it’s time to invest in a rack for your collection to get it out the way and keep it organized.
Begin and End Cleaning Projects Quickly
This will keep you from delaying getting things done so that your home will not become as cluttered and disorganized as it used to be.
Despite the peskiness of some OPs, they do practice housekeeping habits that simplify our lives for the better. It’s up to you as to which tip you will adopt to structure your lifestyle.