Decluttering

Where to Get Rid of Old Furniture in Ottawa

Old furniture in family living room

Planning a living room makeover? Purchased a stylish new leather sectional and don’t need the old couch anymore? Inherited a dining room set and need to get rid of the old table? In Ottawa, there are many ways you can safely and responsibly dispose of your unwanted furniture, and dozens of drop-off sites can be…

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Your Grandkids Don't Want Your Junk!

Your-Grandkids-Don't-Want-Your-Junk!

Our customers tell us that they are finally ready to part with their children’s old toys, cribs, and clothing. Now that their adult kids are graduating university, getting married, or having kids of their own, they see an opportunity to unload that “extra stuff” onto that family member. Most of the time, their next of…

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The Emotional Impact of Clutter

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It’s spring time, which means we’re gearing up for another spring cleaning season! In this time of renewal, we all have an opportunity to start fresh and begin anew. Whether that’s clearing off the PVR, doing a little spring cleaning on our friends lists, or finally cleaning out the front closet, everyone is a busy…

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Why Moving is the Perfect Time to Purge

Family Unpacking Moving In Boxes From Removal Truck

If you’ve been itching to purge and clear out all of those unused items that just collect dust throughout your home, there’s no better time than before a big move. We’re all guilty of holding on to items and clothing far longer than reason would permit. But at one point or another, we must face…

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Clean Up After Christmas

Christmas gifts

Cleaning up after the holidays is often the price we have to pay for getting to indulge with our family and friends. But it’s also the perfect time to take advantage of the lull before the New Year arrives. You can use the time to really declutter your life, finish that bathroom renovation, or revamp…

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Making Your Shed a Junk-Free Zone

Making Your Shed a Junk-Free Zone

Let’s face it: our sheds are a primary target for accumulating junk. For many, it just seems like the optimal place to store just about anything. Then suddenly one day you go to open it only to realize there isn’t an ounce of room left. It’s definitely time for a major de-junking session once you’ve…

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4 Decluttering Tasks To Do Before Winter

Before the woes of winter set in, giving your home a good decluttering can surprisingly work wonders. Not only will it make your home clean and tidy, but it will also keep your state of mind clear and focused. Before the temperatures drop and those days begin to shorten, roll up your sleeves and get…

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3 Tips to Get Your Home Organized (and Keep It That Way)

For some lucky people, keeping your home organized is like a naturally born talent. But for many others, organizing your home can be as mystifying as Algebra was back in high school – you have no clue where to even begin. Well, don’t fret. All you need is a few inspiring ways that will encourage…

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A Quick Guide to Basement Cleanup

Out of sight, out of mind – it isn’t always a good thing. When it comes to your basement, it’s easy to stuff junk down there without really noticing how fast it can accumulate. Before you know it, you’re carving a path just to get from one end to the other. With nooks and crannies…

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