December 1, 2013
Are you considering the gift of organizing for someone this year? We like that idea IF you are sure the individual on the receiving end would be happy to receive such a gift.
On the other hand, if you would like to RECEIVE a gift of a few hours of organizing, we hope you put Organizing 4 U on your list.
Questions? Please feel free to contact Muffy @ 216.321.6126 or JoEllen @ 440.498.1930.
November 22, 2013
Have you ever gotten home from the store only to find that the new storage item you bought does not fit in your closet? Or the colorful new storage container will not hold everything you intended for it to hold? Oops----- you must have forgotten to MEASURE FIRST!
Regardless of the project, measure the space before you buy organizing or re-modeling products. Take these measurements to the store...
November 21, 2013
One of our customers said "It was better than exceptional!"
Are you a member of Angie's List? Be sure to check out our stellar reviews!!!!
November 18, 2013
We are entering a very busy season with the holidays. Here are some tips to help you stay focused at work and to stay balanced overall. 10 Tips for Staying Focused at Work During the Holidays.
November 12, 2013
After you have selected a small space and sorted the contents you now need to Assign A Home for those items. When you think about where you will be putting your belongings, whether it is keys or clothes or paper, think about how you will look for a specific item the next time that you need it.
Quick...that is the place where it belongs!
Where are you going to look for your umbrella...
November 4, 2013
Looking forward to attending the Howard Hanna Convention tomorrow in the new Cleveland Convention Center. We will be presenting our Ten Tips for A More Efficient Work Day, and SIMPLE Time Management Tips to help attending Realtors be more efficient and productive.
If you are interested in scheduling the Organizing 4 U team for a presentation at your place of business or civic organization, be...
October 31, 2013
Happy Halloween! It seems that when we reach November it is rush, rush, rush to the end of the year. Lots of lists and things to do.
Is your kitchen ready to handle all the cooking and baking that happens this time of year?
In our November newsletter (going out tomorrow) we will be offering tips on getting your kitchen in shape. Be sure to sign up for our newsletter to receive useful...
October 8, 2013
Have you changed your closet for the fall season yet? Follow this link for some resources to swap, donate or recycle those items you no longer wear.
October 4, 2013
Yesterday's Angie's List Customer already posted a review with ALL A's!!! "Two ladies came out and they were awesome. They did about 5 hours of work that would have taken me several days."
We helped this customer by packing up his apartment (in an organized manner) for an upcoming move. We also worked with him on a lot of paperwork that had been piling up, and created a filing system just for...
October 2, 2013
One of our customers just told us "WOW, I never thought of that! You always bring a solution I would never have considered."
Are you looking for a different way to make your life simple? We offer new perspectives and create customized solutions for work and home. Contact us today if you are interested in a free estimate.
September 17, 2013
Are you considering downsizing? Here is a FREE informational series for you! Everything You Wanted to Know About Moving, Downsizing, and Selling Your House.
September 9, 2013
We want to thank everyone who has supported us since we founded Organizing 4 U in 2003!!! As we enter our 11th year as Professional Organizers we can proudly say that we have provided almost 10,000 hours of organizing services to close to 600 homes and businesses in the area.
Are you next? Free estimates are always available....... Call or email Muffy @ 216.321.6126 or JoEllen @ 440.498.1930...
August 16, 2013
Tired of those credit card solicitations that come in the mail? Here is how to opt out. If you still receive them, we recommend that you tear or shred them so no one else can claim they are you.
Unwanted mail shouldn’t cost you your identity! Pre-approved credit card offers are an easy target for identity thieves who can steal incoming mail and use these offers to open fraudulent credit...
August 13, 2013
Almost all of our organizing projects begin with a massive sorting process. Whether it is the clothes in a closet, piles of paper, memorabilia or time, to get a handle on what is in a particular area, we need to sort through the items that are in the place we have selected to start.
So, we continue with our second tip which is SORT AND TOSS.
The key to being organized is being able to...
August 6, 2013
We are often asked how to embark on an organizing project, so over the next few weeks we will be sharing our Top Ten Tips with you. If you follow these tips you will be able to organize that space you have in mind, and keep it organized in the future. Our first, and most important, tip is to start small. If you are unclear about where to start, then begin with an area that will have the most...
July 22, 2013
Do you ever feel that there just isn’t enough time to get everything done? Do you ever wish that you had two or three days to work on just one or two projects? You really do have that time available if you just schedule it and make it happen.
We often begin our talks by asking how many people spend 10 to 30 minutes a day looking for lost things. Now, 30 minutes does seem excessive on a...
July 12, 2013
We presented our Ten Tips for A More Efficient Work Day at an organization in downtown Cleveland this week. One of the attendees stated "Great tips for both work and home!". Do you need a speaker for your organization or business? We have many topics available and can customize any of them to fit your needs. Check out our Speaking Engagements page for more information.
July 9, 2013
Here is a great article on How Clutter Affects Your Brain (and What You Can Do About It). There is much to ponder here as we reflect on our work as a Professional Organizers. We hate to think that what we do is causing physical pain----"Your brain views the loss of one of your valued possessions as the same as something that causes you physical pain. And the more you’ve committed emotionally...
July 3, 2013
Yesterday, at the end of an organizing session, our customer said "I feel like I'm going to cry-----my office looks so much better!"
July 2, 2013
Learn more about what we can do for you by reading our latest newsletter. If you are interested in receiving our newsletter with tips every month be sure to sign up today.
June 28, 2013
A majority of our work is with individuals who are overwhelmed with paper in their homes and at work.
Do you want to gain some control over the files and piles? Give us a call at 440.498.1930 or 216.321.6126 for a free estimate to find out how we can help you too!!!
June 24, 2013
Hoarding is Everybody's Business
The Hoarding Connection of Cuyahoga County produced this informational video with funds from the Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health Services Board of Cuyahoga County and The Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging.
June 4, 2013
Be sure to check out our latest newsletter, Are You Prepared for Summer Fun?, to get some tips on organizing for summer get togethers.
If you would like more free organizing tips on a monthly basis, be sure to join our mailing list.
June 3, 2013
Everyone needs a junk drawer! Just be sure to clear it out every now and then so you will be able to find something again....who knows what treasures you will find.
May 31, 2013
We are always very lenient about what clothing we suggest be doanted. There are many uses for worn, outdated and even damaged clothing. Read this article and learn that only about 5% of donated clothing is unusable.