General: Organizing

6 Reasons Your Home Is Full of Clutter

Why people can’t let go of stuff and how to outwit those hoarding instincts.

The Pantry Storage Set That Made Me a Better Baker 

I use it every day during the holiday season.

96 Creative, Inexpensive Stocking Stuffers

Find something for everyone on your list with fun and inexpensive ideas from our holiday gift guide.

Holiday Organizing Checklist

Overwhelmed by all the season’s good tidings (invitations, gifts, wrapping, and decorations)? Print out this list of suggestions from organizing expert Jodie Watson and you’ll have a happier Yule. 

8 Ways to Store Holiday Decorations    

Time to take down the trimmings? Clever storage will keep things organized and safe.

5 Things You Need to Do Before Hosting Guests

Easy ideas for prepping your place ahead of time, so visitors feel at home.

When to Replace a Fire Extinguisher

Even if there’s no expiration date, it won’t last forever.

This Is How a Happy Planner Will Change Your Life

Think of it as your personal cheerleader and assistant.

12 Surprising Items to Pack for College

Make sure your college student doesn’t leave home without these essentials.

14 Entryway Organizing Tips

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.