Why Hire an Organizer?

Lifestyles are becoming increasingly more hectic. Clutter, our common enemy, is a byproduct of a hectic lifestyle. Studies indicate a direct correlation between stress levels and clutter. The more clutter piles up, the more stress levels rise. According to an online survey conducted by Riedel Marketing Group on behalf of the Huffington Post, 84% of Americans worry that their home isn’t clean or organized enough. Fifty-five percent of the over 1,000 individuals polled identified household disorder as a recent source of stress in their lives. In fact, concern over the state of one’s home ranked fifth overall as the most common source for triggering stress. Clearly clutter is a problem. 

Clutter is also a part of life these days whether we like it or not.  No matter what our circumstances, we all seem to have more stuff than we can easily manage.  Most of us also have more to do than we have time in which to do it.  The result is that clutter starts to take over as more and more things get set aside to be dealt with later.  If this sounds familiar, you’re not alone. 

The fact is, lifestyles have changed since we were kids.  The problem is people haven’t changed.  We live in a face-paced world where everyone is expected to juggle multiple things at once.  Yet we still have a finite number of hours each day and an exhaustible amount of  resources at our disposal. Among those resources are our own physical and emotional energy levels which are often depleted by the end of the day.  Simply put, we expect more from ourselves than we are realistically able to achieve.  That’s why things pile up and we often feel overwhelmed.

The decision to hire an organizer can be a tough one.  Many people think they ought to be able to organize their own home or office by themselves.  Often people are not certain it’s worth the money. Others are uncomfortable with the idea of having a stranger sorting through their things. 

When you hire an organizer you are making an investment in yourself, your family and your future.  My professional organization services are designed not only to help you create order, but to teach you how to maintain that order with relative ease.  Together we will develop systems that work with your lifestyle which are designed to meet your unique needs.  In addition, continuing support will be available through email or phone contact if you so desire. 

Reasons to Hire an Organizer

With professional organization services, you get more for your money than just an orderly environment.  Other benefits include: 

  • Reduced stress  - Chaos causes stress.  It leads to uncertainty, frustration, and at times even a sense of hopelessness.  Reduce the chaos in your life by reducing the clutter.  As a result, your stress will be greatly reduced as well.
  • A sense of being in control – Clutter has a way of taking control.  Wherever it exists, it reigns supreme.  When you kick clutter to the curb, you put yourself back in the driver’s seat where you belong.
  • Increased productivity – Knowing where everything is and being able to access what you need with ease allows you to work more efficiently.  You will get more done in less time and with less effort.
  • The ability to relax and enjoy your space – When there is a place for everything and everything is in its place, you have the space to relax and enjoy your surroundings.
  • More time – Time spent retracing your steps searching for misplaced items or redoing tasks will be yours to spend on you and the things and people you love.
  • More money – Money spent replacing missing items, purchasing duplicates of things you forgot you had, or paying late fees on misplaced bills will be a thing of the past. 

Professional Organization Services

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Should I or Shouldn't I?

If you’re still not sure whether or not you should hire an organizer, click on the link below for more information.  Let’s talk about how I can help you.  There’s no charge for a phone or email consultation and you’ll be better able to make an informed decision about what’s right for you. 




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