I get questions ALL the time about making use of my 5 step decluttering course of to shifting. I’ve written about it and talked about it, however at all times make clear that I haven’t moved since I developed the method by decluttering my residence. The final time I moved fifteen years in the past, I undoubtedly didn’t do it effectively.
So I used to be excited to listen to from somebody who did use the 5 step course of to pack up her home for a transfer, and may verify that utilizing the decluttering steps considerably sped up her packing. I interviewed her in my podcast that got here out right now, and he or she shares about packing up her residence to stage it and promote it.
She additionally gave us some pictures and permission to share them with you, together with a room that had been used for storage (essentially the most overwhelming form of area to declutter). Remember that the after pictures are skilled ones taken to promote the house, and a few rooms have been staged as utterly totally different rooms than they have been earlier than.
My favourite talking gigs are for realtors as a result of litter is the primary ache (and paralysis) level for their purchasers and potential purchasers. If you’re overwhelmed by the litter in your house, the considered getting your own home to the purpose the place you possibly can promote it can really feel unreachable.
Even in the event you aren’t shifting any time quickly, you’ll love seeing what might be completed by decluttering within the earlier than and after pictures under.
Jenn is a member of Take Your Home Again, the course I created with Daybreak and Cas (hearken to us discuss right here). You may study my 5 step decluttering course of right here on the weblog or on my podcasts (right here’s the episode Jenn recommends to all her pals) for free or you may get the in depth course of and software by means of my e-book Decluttering on the Velocity of Life.
However then there’s Take Your Home Again. There’s a lot worth within the course, and you’ll study the method there, too. We go deep within the video-based course, and so many individuals have written to inform me that it has helped them lastly begin making big progress of their properties. Go test it out whereas registration is open.
Jenn stated, “I purchased this course as I used to be beginning the method of decluttering and packing to promote my home. It made such a big distinction in how briskly I used to be capable of do it, significantly the decluttering course of.” She advised me that earlier than she began utilizing the method, she had spent hours working, solely to pack a few bins.
As she began decluttering quicker, she gained big decluttering momentum. She stated, “I decluttered a lot of furnishings within the packing course of and possibly let go of round 30% of my belongings, 50% of my garments, 65% of my bedding.”
Take heed to the podcast with Jenn right here.
Eating Room earlier than and midst packing – earlier than it’s staged as lounge
AFTER – eating room turned lounge