Spring cleaning? What about summer shifting, summer transformations, or summer sanity? All of these would work in showcasing the power of continuing spring cleaning into the summer season. Take the time to ensure a clean bedroom by looking to your closet and seeing how you can transform that space. From there, you can take that success with you to other areas of the home. Need more reason to get started? Here are some of the awesome benefits of cleaning out your closet this summer. Check it out!
You’ll Make Room
Probably one of the most obvious benefits of cleaning out your closet is that you’ll have more room. Closets are a place of clutter for most people. We toss our shoes on the floor and cram sweaters and jackets on the racks—it’s always a place where there’s just too much. When you clean out your closet, you make room for the things you actually want to wear. Not to mention, if you end up buying a few clothes, they’ll have a place to live!
It Ends Up Saving Time
You know that feeling when you can’t find that one shirt you need? Or you can’t find your favorite pair of jeans? Though the process of cleaning your closet isn’t a quick one, it does end up saving you time in the long run. You won’t have to sort through a load of clothes to find that one shirt. You’ll also find yourself less stressed when you need something quick!
You Can Help Those in Need
One of our favorite parts about cleaning out your closets for the summer is that it sends clothing and other items to those in need. For example, one big aspect of cleaning out your closet is switching out seasonal clothes, and when you do so, you’re bound to find items to donate. Whether it’s summer or winter clothes, organizations can take those and make use of them to benefit those in need.
It Makes Maintenance Easier
If you’re the person who cleans one day and finds everything is right back to that mess the next, then it’s time to get rid of some things. It’s not just about reorganizing; it’s about getting rid of things that are taking up space and are better suited for people in need. Once you’ve decluttered and everything has its space, there’s more of a reason to keep things where they need belong.
You’ll Take off on a Decluttering Session
As we briefly mentioned above, one of the best parts about cleaning out your closet is that it kicks off a cleaning spree. If you’re ever unsure of where to start for your summer home transformation, look to the closet. Decluttering and organizing this space will often inspire a decluttering session around the house!