Cordaway: I never realized that. How does this affect our finances?
Walsh: It robs us financially. Stuff costs a lot of money to acquire.
Cordaway: That makes sense. What areas are most problematic when it comes to clutter?
Walsh: When I am working to de-clutter and organize a home, the three biggest problem areas people have are: master closets—especially clothes, the home office…the paperwork is out of control, and the garage. The garage is the black hole of the discarded ‘I might use that one day’ clutter.