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    • September 10, 2017

    • Make Your Home Your Friend

    • Catriona Watson is the founder of Clear Space For Me and covers the Oxford area. She has been working with residential clients since 2014. In this guest blog post, she talks about the importance of considering your home a ‘friend’. One of my clients calls his home ‘a machine for living’. There are basic tasks […]

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    • September 2, 2017

    • What’s Stopping You Decluttering?

    • This guest blog post is by APDO member Concetta Laquintana (Conchi The Home Coach), who offers a sensitive, professional decluttering service covering the Cambridge, Greater Peterborough, South Lincolnshire, Rutland and South/East Leicester area.  What’s Stopping You Decluttering? When I speak to people about my business as a professional declutterer, their first reaction is usually positive: […]

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    • August 26, 2017

    • Should You Keep Your Old Love Letters

    • Beata Mielcarek left her corporate responsibilities as a Data Scientist to pursue her passion of helping people to live less decluttered and more joyful lives. Beata provides her services in the Edinburgh and Fife areas, Scotland through her business The Joy of Less. In this guest blog post, she focuses on what could be one […]

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    • August 13, 2017

    • Reasons To Hire An Organiser

    • Shelina Jokhiya, an international APDO member, is the founder of Decluttr Me, and is dedicated to helping the people of the United Arab Emirates region create a relaxed, productive and sacred home environment. Shelina sums up the ultimate aim of the process as follows: to enable clients to do what they love and spend more time […]

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    • July 7, 2017

    • Do You Need Self Storage?

    • Shula Levy is the founder of Out Of Space and covers N/NW London and Hertfordshire. In this guest blog she looks at the Psychology of ‘stuff’ and why you might be paying more of a price that you think if you invent in self storage.   Do you have a self storage container for which […]

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    • July 7, 2017

    • What To Do With Children’s Artwork!

    •   Lisa Pantling started up Clutter Free Living in 2016 so that she could focus on her passion – helping people to create calm and relaxing space within their home or office. In this inspiring guest blog post she answers the often asked question: how exactly should you deal with your children’s’ artwork? Do you have […]

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    • July 7, 2017

    • APDO Visit Vintage Cash Cow

    • This fact finding blog written by Hannah Young (Revive Your Space) and edited by Katherine Blackler (SortMySpace) gives fascinating insight into what happens when you decide to sell unwanted items through Vintage Cash Cow. What does a group of Professional Organisers do for fun on a cold, rainy afternoon in Yorkshire? Visit Vintage Cash Cow (VCC) […]

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    • May 22, 2017

    • NAPO Conference 2017

    • This April, APDO president Ingrid Jansen (Organise Your House) and APDO head of international liaison Isabelle Lamy (IDea for your Space) travelled to Pittsburgh in the US to attend the NAPO (National Association of Professional Organizers) Conference! The 4-day conference attracts over 550 organisers, with delegates from 11 countries worldwide. It’s a completely packed conference […]

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    • March 18, 2017

    • You’re ready to declutter. So where do you start?

    • Guest blog author Jules Langford runs Cluttered to Cleared specialising  in virtual decluttering and offers the “30 Days to a New Clutter-Free You”, a unique combination of an online e-course with 1-2-1 skype and email support.  She can work with clients all over the UK. You know you need to declutter… You’ve set some time […]

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    • March 10, 2017

    • 10 Top Clutter Clearing Tips

    • Happy National Clear Your Clutter Day 2017! Get ready to declutter your home and dig out your stash of unused items. Visit money saving website Money Magpie for tips on how to sell, swap, upcycle, recycle or donate your unwanted personal belongings for a profit or for a sense of positive change. Louise Tregenza runs her […]