15 RUTHLESS QUESTIONS TO HELP YOU DECLUTTER
Here are 15 ruthless questions to help you declutter. The tough part of decluttering is deciding what should stay, if you want to maximise your time and space. Ultimately, you have to be merciless.
♥ Have I used this in the last 1-2 years?
♥ Do I need it?
♥ Why do I have it?
♥ Does it make me smile?
♥ Will this item help me reach my current goals?
♥ If this item suddenly went missing, would I replace it?
♥ Does this fit me or my living space?
♥ Am I holding onto this gift out of obligation or expectation?
♥ Does it have a hassle factor?
♥ Will this be worth my time, money, effort to repair it, finish it?
♥ Do I own a similar item that serves the same purpose?
♥ Is this item a good fit for where I am in my life at this point in time?
♥ If I were shopping right now, would I replace this?
♥ Will I use this in the year ahead?
♥ Does this item help make my home inviting and beautiful?
Which decluttering questions resonate with you? Do you have any favourite questions that could help people let go of their stuff?
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About the Author. Karen Perkins is a Life Coach and Personal Hands-on Organiser. She enjoys helping busy people achieve results through effective lifestyle choices that improve their personal and professional lives.