how to declutter pre - move

Updated: Feb 12, 2019

Moving is terrible, let’s just be honest about it. No one sits down and thinks, I’d love to move! Sure, they’d like to be transported to a beautiful, new space with all their belongings in tow but the actual process of moving can be a real ordeal.

The best way to combat the overwhelming anxiety that accompanies a move is to let go of as much as possible beforehand. The truth is that it is so very easy to accumulate and so very difficult to let go. And the longer you’ve lived somewhere, the more you have. I’m going to give you some guidelines on how to get started. This is by no means a thorough guide for each room, just a starting point; ie feel free to do more than I suggest! Below are three main areas to hit when you’re looking to de-clutter pre-move.


Kitchen