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Founded in 2003 by Muffy Kaesberg & JoEllen Salkin

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July 29, 2015
Is your phone, or for that matter, any electronic device controlling your day? Here are some tips to "Use technology to overcome and organize technology,". 9 Ways to Survive Digital Overload.
July 24, 2015
Do you ever think that you are a hoarder? We have had several clients feel that they are on their way, and call us before the accumulation continues. This couple reached out for help, but it didn't arrive....we certainly hope they try again. Read this article from the point of view of someone caught up in this thinking: http://www.vox.com/2015/7/22/9005961/i-think-im-a-hoarder.
There really...
July 21, 2015
Yes, Professional Organizers work with the extreme situations that you have likely seen on TV, but as one of our colleagues states: "The majority of calls that we receive are from busy individuals and families who are overwhelmed and need some organization to help their household run more efficiently." Does that sound like you? Call for a free consultation: JoEllen @ 440.498.1930 or Muffy @ 216.321.6126.
July 14, 2015
Tomorrow, July 15th, is Amazon Prime Day, where they claim to offer more deals than Black Friday. Have you been considering ordering a book about organizing to inspire you to get started on a project? We have created our own Amazon Book Store and have listed some of our favorite titles that we think are worth an investment. Remember, only purchase one or two----it's better that you spend the time actually...
July 1, 2015
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June 30, 2015
Here are some Hoarding Disorder questions answered by Sanjaya Saxena, MD of the Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders Clinic at UC San Diego Health.
June 29, 2015
Are you necklaces all tangled up in a drawer? Do you not wear some of your jewelry because it is hidden away in a box somewhere? Check out some of these solutions, that are both functional and creative. 14 Organizing Solutions for Jewelry.
June 15, 2015
The Cuyahoga County Hoarding Connection is starting Buried in Treasures groups in Cuyahoga County this summer.
If you or someone you know is someone who hoards, The Buried in Treasures groups are something that may be of interest. These groups will meet weekly to offer support and guidance for someone wanting to de-clutter on their own. Call 216.791.8000 for further information.
May 15, 2015
We helped plan, and today were able to attend the Perspectives on Hoarding conference. We learned so much about working with this population from Dr. David Tolin and Matt Paxton. JoEllen introduced Matt, and Muffy represented the Professional Organizer's point of view as part of a panel discussion.
To see the latest video from The Hoarding Connection of Cuyahoga County, and more photos from...
May 14, 2015
We are frequently asked how organized our own homes and offices are. We answer by letting others know that we are not perfect....BUT, we do have systems in place. Here is some insight into how we maintain our spaces. 10 Habits of People with Organized Houses.
We are available to teach you systems that will keep you organized too! Call 216.321.6126 for more information.
May 6, 2015
Don't delay! There is still time to register for Perspectives on Hoarding conference. All day on May 15th at the Embassy Suites in Independence. CEUs available for social workers, counselors, sanitarians and nurses. An informative day with national speakers and local resources.
Follow this link for more information and to complete your registration: http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eaj8cnhafc0c3944&llr=84ieaamab
May 5, 2015
Whether at work or at home, sometimes the most difficult thing to do is taking the first step and asking for help. Are you overwhelmed? Is there someone who could share the task? Is it time to reach out to a professional? This article suggests that you start with a small project. What's holding you back?
Check out this article Asking for Help with Organizing.
Let us know your questions...
April 28, 2015
We really have not been ignoring you!!!
We rely heavily on our computers and devices, and we know that many of you do as well. The most popular means of communication from you is via email. Unfortunately, for the past few weeks, the emails from this web site have not been working. It has now been corrected.
If you have tried to reach us recently, and felt ignored, we want you to know...
April 23, 2015
Spring and Summer are times when many of us contemplate moving. If you have a home based business, are you prepared for moving all of your Information Technology systems? Large or small---Great Lakes Computer has some great tips to share.
April 20, 2015
Are you organizing your things or merely moving them from one locale to another? If you answered the latter, then you are actually CHURNING. The end result is less will be accomplished. "A physical method to stop churning is to pick up an item and not let it go until you have made a decision about whether to keep it, and where it will live." Professional Organizers will keep you on task and teach you...
April 13, 2015
Do you have a home office that is in need of help? Clearing the clutter is one thing, storing your supplies is another. Check out some of these ideas: 20 Creative Home Office Organizing Ideas.
April 8, 2015
While you are changing over your closets this weekend be sure to keep in mind those who would benefit from items that no longer fit you or your current tastes. An article in today's Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that donations to Goodwill Industries International, Inc. and The Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland are down 10%. Follow the link for a list of drop-off locations. Thanks!
April 2, 2015
When you have large items, or a large amount to donate, it is a good idea to call a service who will come inside your home or business and carry the donations away for you. We suggest JunkAway (1 855-855-JUNK (5865)) with locations in Medina and Cleveland. Only 20% goes to a landfill, with the rest being recycled or donated to charities. The Cleveland franchise is operated by Koinonia Homes Inc., a...
March 31, 2015
This article from the Washington Post and the Cleveland Plain Dealer talks about a trend of the children of 'baby boomers' not wanting the items their parents want to pass on to them. We see this all the time! Many of our customers donate or sell items that they had, at one time, saved for their children. What about your family? Are you holding on to items that you 'think' they will want? Maybe it's...
March 23, 2015
As many of you know, we volunteer with The Hoarding Connection of Cuyahoga County. We hope you will join us for the 3rd Annual Conference, Perspectives on Hoarding. Keynote speakers: David Tolin, PhD, ABPP, co-author of Buried in Treasures, and Matt Paxton of A&E's Hoarders. CEUs available for this all day event. Follow the link for registration and more information.
http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07eaj8cnhafc0c3944&llr=84ieaamab
March 17, 2015
One of our favorite Time Management Tips is to delegate whenever possible. For example, hiring a Professional Organizer to streamline your filing system. You could do this yourself, but you would save time, and stress to hire it done. But what about your business's computer system? Here are some guidelines from Great Lakes Computer Corporation on when you should seek out a professional: Should You...
March 16, 2015
You don't need to live in an apartment to benefit from these tips! JoEllen and one of our colleagues. Patty Clair, provided tips in yesterday's Cleveland Plain Dealer. Embrace the spring season by slimming down on apartment clutter.
March 12, 2015
We just received another A rating on Angie's List!!! Our customer stated: "They were professional and their services were awesome! They truly transformed the way our family lives on a daily basis. They helped to reduce my stress by creating organized spaces. I would highly recommend them!"
Are you ready for a transformation? Call Muffy at 216.321.6126 or JoEllen at 440.498.1930 and find out...
March 11, 2015
March is National Craft Month. When was the last time you organized all of your crafting materials? Would you like some inspiration? Be sure to check out our Organizing Arts & Crafts board on Pinterest.
Once you have your space organized, let the creativity flow!!!
March 10, 2015
Will your home be FOR SALE soon? What can you do to get the most from your investment? Check out our tips on de-cluttering with Preparing Your Home for A Quicker Sale, a free download from our web-site.
But also pay attention to the layout and flow of the furniture. You will find more good tips from the National Association of Realtors' article on Why You Should Pay Attention to the Homes'...
Overwhelmed and don't know where to start?
Contact Muffy at 216.321.6126 or JoEllen at 440.498.1930
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July 29, 2015
Is your phone, or for that matter, any electronic device controlling your day? Here are some tips to "Use technology to overcome and organize technology,". 9 Ways to Survive Digital Overload.
July 24, 2015
Do you ever think that you are a hoarder? We have had several clients feel that they are on their way, and call us before the accumulation continues. This couple reached out for help, but it didn't arrive....we certainly hope they try again. Read this...
July 21, 2015
Yes, Professional Organizers work with the extreme situations that you have likely seen on TV, but as one of our colleagues states: "The majority of calls that we receive are from busy individuals and families who are overwhelmed and need some organization...
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