7 Home Organizing Mistakes

Achieving an organized home tops the list of common New Year’s resolutions among homeowners and renters alike—but it’s also one of the hardest goals to accomplish and maintain in the long run.

There are a number of stumbling blocks you can hit that make finishing—or even starting—the organizing process much harder.

Whether you’re taking on a small-scale task like tidying up a junk drawer or focusing on something larger like cleaning out your garage, avoid these all-too-frequent mistakes.