Peter Walsh Organizing Secrets - Spring Cleaning Tips
The declutterer extraordinaire shares the genius rules that will make your spring cleaning easier than ever.
By Meredith Bryan
O, The Oprah Magazine | From the March 2012 issue of O, The Oprah Magazine
Instead of being jammed in a kitchen drawer, household necessities like rubber bands, pencils, and glue are stacked in clear, labeled boxes of varying sizes (Zak! Designs canisters; Organize.com) inside a cabinet. This makes things easy for Walsh—and his houseguests—to find.
Walsh's clear containers make it easy to see what needs replacing. Even better, their labels discourage the stashing of miscellany. "They don't allow you to overload your junk drawer with junk," he explains.