Your Ultimate Guide to Getting Organized

Simple strategies, storage solutions, and clutter-busting tips for transforming trouble spots.

Tips & Techniques

Smart Systems for Off-Season Storage

Keeping items out of sight when they’re out of rotation is no one-size-fits-all proposition. Here, 10 self-contained solutions to meet the needs of all sorts of homes, whether you have a spacious attic or just a spare corner.

How to Organize the Entryway

Clutter coach Chip Cordelli turns this potential pileup spot (backpacks! jackets! soccer balls!) into a super-efficient on-off ramp for quick school-day exits and happy homecomings.

Your Ultimate Junk Drawer Organizer

Seven steps to revamping (and reclaiming!) the messiest spot in the house.

How to Organize Your Utility Closet

Looking to transform this neglected catchall into an accessible arsenal of home maintenance?

How to Organize the Family Command Center

Dream of trading in your perpetual piles for an appealing hub that keeps family life running smoothly? Thanks to clutter coach Chip Cordelli, your wish is our command (center).

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Videos

How to Eliminate Cord Clutter

Those dozens of wires around your home―in your kitchen, by your computer, behind your TV―can be a tangled nuisance. Control cord clutter with the quick tricks and clever organizing products shown in this video.

How to Organize a Closet

Having a neat, organized closet simplifies your life, making it easier to get dressed every morning. This video shows how to organize a closet in three easy steps.

How to Fold a T-Shirt

Save shelf or drawer space—and keep your shirts wrinkle-free—with this speedy folding method.