If you've ever worried about unleashing an avalanche when you pop the trunk—or realized your backseat contains so many discarded sweaters and shoes it could double as a roving closet—this speedy, tidy-up plan is for you.
By Candace Braun Davison
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Excavate Under the Seat
Work your way from that dreaded console gap to the space under your seats, and get rid of anything and everything that's under there. The one thing that's safe to keep? A few dryer sheets. Organizing expert Peter Walsh recommends stashing one under your seats to fill the car with a fresh, clean scent.