5 Storage Habits of Neat Freaks
We found out how professional organizers keep their own homes tidy—and why they rarely throw away shoeboxes.
They Act Immediately
Sue Bollinger of Tidy Up with Sue in Seattle uses this mantra with clients—and herself: "Don't put it down; put it away." The thinking behind the directive is wonderfully straightforward: You can stop clutter before it begins by simply placing items in their proper spot as soon as you're finished using them.