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for Reducing Clutter
1

Get tough. 

Decide to decide.

2

Stop procrastinating.  No more excuses.

3

If you're not

using it, get

rid of it.

4

Give it away -

there may be others in

more need.

5

When something comes in, something must go out.

6

Less is more.

more time, more money, more productivity, more energy.

7

Limit the space you designate for any particular activity and stick to the guidelines you set.

8

Don't keep items simply because they may be useful or valuable someday.

9

When traveling, set limits on what you buy. Invest in photos and memories instead of souvenirs.

10

Don't buy more

than what you need of any item that is easily obtained.

SOURCE: “Uncluttering Your Space” by Ann T. Sullivan.

If you want a golden rule that will fit everything, this is it:  Have nothing in your home that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.

William Morris