The following new books on spring cleaning are available at the Little Turtle Branch of the Allen County Public Library.
5 Days to a Clutter-Free House: Quick, Easy Ways to Clear Up Your Space By Sandra Felton, Marsha Sims
Experts in time management and organizing present ways to get rid of the clutter in your house. Tips and habits can be used to maintain the work done and a team approach for some projects is presented. Topics covered include filing storage needs, health issues, space restrictions, the car and more.
The Easy Organizer: 365 Tips for Conquering Clutter By Marilyn Bohn
The format is a short tip followed by an explanation that addresses problems of organizing. Removing clutter can be done in less time using time management suggestions. There are few photos, but there is an index.
Clutter Rescue: Just Minutes a Day to Get Organized Forever By Editors of Good Housekeeping
The revised edition is arranged room by room and offers simple ways to stay clutter free and organized. The photography and design of the book make it easy to see what is being discussed and how to declutter. Helpful hints are found in many sections.
Small Space Organizing: A Room-by Room Guide to Maximizing Your Space By Kathryn Bechen
Creative new ideas, tips and strategies to make the space look organized yet stylish is primary intent of the book. Helpful resources are included.
The 8-Minute Organizer: Easy Solutions to Simplify Your Life in Your Spare Time By Regina Leeds
The author focuses on how to break a large project into smaller parts. Tasks are broken down into jobs that are realistic and easy. There are also suggestions for diet, exercise and meditation.