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Things to Declutter in August to Simplify Your Home and Life

Things to Declutter in August to Simplify Your Home and Life

THINGS TO DECLUTTER IN AUGUST TO SIMPLIFY YOUR HOME AND LIFE

Here are some ideas, projects and things to declutter in August. It’s part of my monthly series to help keep the clutter from your home!

DECLUTTERING YOUR HOME WITH EASE

When we have a lot of stuff it can feel difficult knowing where to start decluttering. That’s why I encourage readers to take it slowly, go steady and build up decluttering confidence by practicing.

There are so many reasons to declutter your home. It makes it easier to look after and manage, gives us more physical space to move around in and is often more calm and relaxing.

But, getting to that point can be far from calm and relaxing! That’s why I share so many tips on this website to declutter your home, the simple and strategic way!

Below you’ll find a list of things to declutter in August. Simple, daily projects which you can tackle each day of the month and build up your confidence, day by day.

THINGS TO DECLUTTER IN AUGUST

Here are 31 things to declutter in August to simplify your home and life.

  1. Take away menus
  2. Product packaging
  3. Old dressing up clothes your kids don’t wear
  4. Plastic hangers from shops
  5. Old make up brushes and make up applicators
  6. Old pillows that have lost shape or are stained
  7. Old mattresses that aren’t good for your back or are uncomfy
  8. Kids that don’t do as they’re told (only joking!)
  9. Things that bring you down
  10. Stuff that’s lurking under your bathroom sink
  11. The glove box of your car
  12. The boot of your car
  13. Underwear with holes
  14. Sleepwear that you want to replace to feel good!
  15. Unhealthy eating habits
  16. Postal bills which you can swap for online ones as part of simplifying your finances
  17. Opt out of marketing phone calls
  18. All the drawers in your home
  19. All the cupboards in your home
  20. Your kids’ bedroom
  21. Stuffed furry toys
  22. Excess Lego
  23. Kitchen utensils
  24. Things that are stuck on the front of the fridge
  25. Your noticeboard
  26. Laundry room and laundry supplies
  27. Tin foil, baking paper, cling film etc
  28. Baking supplies
  29. Clean laundry – put it away!
  30. Blankets
  31. General paper clutter
Things to declutter in August

DECLUTTERING RESOURCES

DECLUTTER PROJECTS FOR EVERY MONTH OF THE YEAR

If you enjoyed this post, you might like to take a look at declutter projects for other months in the year.

Each month I suggest a series of declutter projects. I hope they help you clear the clutter in your home, little by little and create space and calm for you too!

Hop over to my post on declutter projects for every month of the year.

YOUR NEXT STEP…

I hope you enjoyed this list of things to declutter in August. There’s an item for each day of the month. If you’d like to carry on decluttering your home, your time and your life, check out my FREE Declutter Starter Kit. It’s packed full of helpful decluttering tips, projects and advice to get you started.

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