By ELIZABETH SCRUGGS
Getting organized is always one of the top resolutions of the New Year. It often seems overwhelming, but if you take it a step at a time, you can accomplish your goals. An acronym often used in the professional organizing industry is SPACE.
PURGE what is not needed.
ASSIGN everything a home.
CONTAIN like items together.
If something new is brought in something else leaves. Using this approach, we completely organized our client’s home office.
First, we Sorted: Clear the entire space and sort through each and every item In this client’s case, there were years and years of documents to sort and purge. For safety, we always use a professional shredding company when shredding documents of any kind.