We need to talk about your clutter.
No, not the dirty dishes in your sink or your unmade bed (that’s a mess); we’re talking about the loose papers on the kitchen counter, the knick-knacks taking over your bookshelf, and all those storage bins occupying important floor space. You know, clutter.
Turns out, your clutter can do a lot more than cramp your space’s style. Research shows cluttered areas can make it difficult to focus. Ugh.
But just because you want to declutter your space doesn’t mean you have to go full-on Marie Kondo and toss every little thing that doesn’t bring you joy. Instead, try these expert-approved hacks for giving your space the breathing room it deserves.