Do you have a . . . cluttered, overwhelming, disorganized shed?
Wish that space was actually USEFUL?
And not just another dumping zone of random stuff?
Your shed is just one weekend away from becoming functional, stress-free, and ready for a new season! That shed has a JOB and it should be ready to work for you.
We get it . . . Projects can feel overwhelming and impossible. As professional organizers, we’re here to keep you from getting stuck. Below are our helpful seasonal tips.
We‘re in the news!
We were just featured in The Washington Post to talk about shed organization: Get a Clean and Organized Shed in 9 Steps.
Be sure to give it a peek! There are lots of good tips – like items you shouldn’t store in your shed and a quick way to give it a deep clean.
We share our simple steps for decluttering and organizing your shed below.
At Joyful Spaces, we use these 3 steps:
This is our simple method for getting any space of yours organized.
Sheds often turn into storage for old bikes, holiday decorations, and junk.
You can reclaim this space to function properly and store only what you know you will use.
This is no longer a “forget about me” zone! This is where decluttering comes in.
Here are some items to donate or trash:
Now, we create a home for everything you will use in your soon-to-be functioning shed.
We know you will have a variety of categories because that is the nature of sheds! Lawn care, hobbies, and outdoor activities typically need to be in a shared space.
How to store these items:
Nothing is better than being able to find what you need when you need it!
The point of all of your hard work is to never have to work as hard again.
Your shed will be easy to maintain when you have systems in place to stay on top of it, instead of neglecting it!
Systems can include:
Systems are the best organizing tool because even when life is overwhelming, you have a plan of action in place.
It doesn’t have to cost a lot of money. The hardest part is getting started.
If you have someone help you jumpstart the project by sorting and decluttering items, you will be energized to finish the project.
Cluttered spaces cost you:
It’s well worth the investment to set up your spaces for peace and productivity.
Remember – doing it well the first time saves you from having to do it again!
We know life gets busy, so plan to do a yearly tidy-up in your shed to maintain the beauty you have created.
Yearly Tidy-Up Checklist:
Kids will graduate to bigger bikes, hobbies will shift, and our needs change. Maintenance guarantees that your space will grow with you.
New weather brings new growth, new harvests, and a new pace of life.
As summer comes to a close, so do our schedules. Our priorities can be thrown out of balance if we aren’t careful. It’s easy to go back to dumping items wherever.
We encourage you to do a seasonal decluttering makeover.
This will motivate you to create fresh change in your home, one space at a time.
Don’t let the holidays or summer aftermath overwhelm you!
You can keep your home feeling peaceful all year ’round.
You can tackle overwhelming spaces and restore order.
And if you ever get stuck, we’re here to help you get things straightened out.
We wish you the best of luck as you declutter your shed this season!
At Joyful Spaces, we provide low-stress organizing sessions in Colorado Springs to help you conquer your clutter, and transform your space to make it creatively efficient, so you can get back to what you actually love!
We know that you want to be an organized person who has it all together.
In order to do that, you need to less stress from mess.
The problem is — you're surrounded by clutter, which makes you feel overwhelmed. We believe that getting your space organized shouldn't be so hard.
You shouldn't have to do it alone either!