Don’t throw things out that aren’t completely empty. (Use the toothpaste until you have squeezed it all out.)
Don’t mix very different items in one drawer or container. (A single junk drawer is fine.)
Don’t use a chair or couch as a coat rack.
Don’t fill up the garage with items you won’t use.
Don’t keep food past its expiration date.
Don’t beat yourself up for the cluttered situation you are in.( It happened. You can change it.)
Don’t be embarrassed.
Don’t forget that being organized doesn’t mean being perfect.
Don’t keep items in rooms they don’t belong. (only kitchen items should be in the kitchen.)
Don’t store stuff on one side of the bed.
Don’t be afraid to ask for help!