You’ve likely done a purge or two of your apartment before. Perhaps you do a yearly spring cleaning where you reevaluate your belongings, or maybe you schedule a quarterly sweep of your space.
Marie Kondo’s 2012 book, “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up,” and her 2019 Netflix series “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo” have inspired people to clear the clutter. The Japanese professional organizer’s tidying method, the KonMari Method™, centers around decluttering by category, not location and only keeping items that “spark joy.”
While her book and TV series have certainly motivated folks to get off the couch and going through those […]