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Do You Have Any Tips For Managing Clutter In Your House?

Time to clean!

One of my goals this year is to reduce the amount of things I own. Over time, I've accumulated so many trinkets, sweaters I hardly wear, and gifts I never liked but never got rid of.

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And living in a small apartment, I really don't have the space for all of the random things I've collected — but I'm overwhelmed by where to start. I also know other people who are motivated to get some cleaning done, so I need your help!

For example, do you have any tips for getting rid of clothes? Like, perhaps you have a set timeline for how long you keep certain items before donating them?

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Or maybe you have some general rules you follow for what you choose to keep and toss.

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Do you have a good way to clean out a junk drawer and then actually keep it clutter-free?

What about pantry items, like all of the spices and boxed food that's been in your cabinets for who knows how long?

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Do you follow a certain method when you clean out your pantry or refrigerator?

And while we're here, do you have a charity or organization that you like to donate to?

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Or do you do something else with your items that need a new home?

Whatever tips you have for house purging, let us know! Submit your recommendations below and you might be featured in an upcoming BuzzFeed Community post or video!