Declutter Your Home: 50 Things You Can Get Rid of Right Now | GoodLifeOrganizing.net

Let’s face it. We all have too much stuff and we need to declutter. Unless you are a full-fledged minimalist, there are things laying around your home that you can do without. Here are 50 things you can get rid of right now to make a dent in your clutter. Obviously if the items are in good shape, don’t toss them in the trash. Please donate any item in good usable condition to your favorite charity and safely dispose of any chemicals like paint or cleaning supplies. Let’s make today the day you start to declutter your home!

  1. Old pet collars and supplies
  2. Threadbare towels
  3. Exercise equipment you never use
  4. Pet toys they never play with
  5. Puzzles that are missing pieces
  6. Unplayed video games
  7. Obsolete electronics
  8. Books you are never going to read
  9. Broken clothes hangers or ones you hate 
  10. That box of empty picture frames
  11. Lumpy, yellowed bed pillows
  12. Threadbare pajamas
  13. Single socks
  14. Expired medication
  15. Throw pillows that no long match your decor
  16. Extra pens and pencils from junk and desk drawers
  17. Expired food

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  18. Pilled and stretched-out sweaters
  19. Artwork you don’t love
  20. Any newspaper that is more than 2 weeks old
  21. Uncomfortable shoes
  22. Worn-out underwear
  23. Any magazine that is more than 3 months old
  24. Sheets that have lost their elastic
  25. Old, faded T-shirts
  26. Jeans that are 2 sizes too small (or too big)
  27. Formal wear you’ll never wear again (bridesmaid dresses!)
  28. Belts you never wear
  29. Itchy hats, gloves and scarves
  30. Expired coupons
  31. Recipe clippings you aren’t going to make
  32. Kitchen unitaskers like quesadilla maker or corn kerneler
  33. Partial cans of paint you no longer need
  34. Broken Tools
  35. Separated nail polish
  36. Extra empty boxes
  37. Wrinkled, ripped and faded gift wrap and bags
  38. Tangled ribbons
  39. Unidentifiable cables and cords
  40. Cookbooks you never use.
  41. Excess reusable lunch bags/boxes
  42. Outdated school menus and schedules
  43. The team roster/phone list from 2 seasons ago
  44. Cleaning product you don’t like
  45. Shoeboxes
  46. Old, unfinished craft projects
  47. Supplies from a long-abandoned hobby
  48. Broken sports equipment
  49. Ill-fitting or uncomfortable clothes
  50. Duplicate print photos
Declutter Your Home: 50 Things You Can Get Rid of Right Now | GoodLifeOrganizing.net
Declutter Your Home: 50 Things You Can Get Rid of Right Now | GoodLifeOrganizing.net

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