10 Reasons Why you Need to Declutter your Home

Nobody likes to stay in a messy room. We all crave for orderliness.

When there is clutter, there is a mess and immediately there is a huge drop in productivity and focus.

Forgetton receipts, abandoned plates, piled clothes, toys lying around, etc.; clutter isn’t something to be condoned.

Sometimes clearing out clutter may seem daunting, but it is better to clear out your clutter now that to save it for another day. Your space will become better with decluttering.

Are you hoarding clutter in your space? 

Here are 10 Reasons why you need to declutter your home!

1.       You have breathing space, literally! I mean, who doesn’t need a healthy space to breathe? There is free movement of the body here are there and nothing in your environment gets to clog your thinking.

2.      You become more productive: Have you ever noticed that you get more productive when you clear out clutter? I have noticed this so many times whenever I work.

3.       It Makes your room look bigger: When you cramp your small space with unnecessary items, it looks tighter. However, when you declutter your small space will have an illusion of a bigger space.

4.      There is less stress: You get to relax more when you have decluttered a space. Decluttering relieves one of unnecessary stress and helps one to relax better.

5.      Improve tone’s mood: When there is no clutter the mind tends to think better and one’s mood immediately improves

6.       It helps you find things easily: When there is orderliness; you understand where your things are without having to mix them up with other things.

7.      You can make money with it: Selling your unwanted items you can bring you extra cash. You can simply sell your unwanted items online!

8.      It helps you save time: This means when you declutter and you put things unwanted away, as well as putting things you need in an orderly fashion, you get more organized and as a result, save more time. As you get more organized, finding things become less tasking because you know exactly where you placed them.

9.       A safe place: A decluttered space simply means a safer space. There is less possibility that someone will step on clutter on the floor for instance. There is less risk as things are put in an orderly fashion.

10.      Fosters a healthy environment: A decluttered space can foster a healthy environment for you and your family. Did you know that some of the clutter you hoard may harbour germs?

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Erhu Amreyan,

A guest contributor on HOG Furniture, a freelance writer. She loves to read and she loves to write.

Her shorts stories have appeared in Brittlepaper, Kalahari review, and in two anthologies.

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