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19 Struggles Of Being The Most Organised Person In A House-Share

You're not sure how your housemates would survive without you.

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1. You are always moving people's stuff from the communal spaces to their own spaces.

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The dining table is not a storage device, ditto the sofa.

2. And you are constantly fighting the tide of shoes that seems to keep appearing in the hallway.

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3. If it's their turn to buy milk, you'll have to remind them to do it at least three times.

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Or you'll just buy it and hope they eventually pay you back.

4. You're the one who organises house Christmas.

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And probably cooks it, and then tells everyone they have to clean it up.

5. You're definitely the one who keeps track of house finances.

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6. You're the only one who bothers to actually change the loo roll.

7. You spend a lot of time throwing away empty shampoo bottles.

It's like they thing if they leave them there long enough they'll magically refill.
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It's like they thing if they leave them there long enough they'll magically refill.

8. There is never any ice when you really want it.

9. And more often than not it's you who takes out the bin.

10. You occasionally catch yourself nagging your housemates.

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11. But nagging is definitely preferable to the passive aggressive note.

12. Your housemates have teased you by calling you mum.

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13. You're pretty sure that you're the only one who cares what the house looks like.

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14. You're always the one who ends up fixing stuff.

It's not that you're the best, you're just the first to get round to it.
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It's not that you're the best, you're just the first to get round to it.

15. When you have a party you make sure everyone has enough booze before the store closes.

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Because being organised, also means organising fun.

16. You get a bit shocked when you go into your housemates rooms sometimes.

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17. You make sure the taxi to the club is due on time.

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It's herding people out the house that's the hard bit.

18. And that everyone's downed their drinks in time.

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19. You really don't know what your housemates would do without you.

The house would probably turn into a biological hazard.
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The house would probably turn into a biological hazard.