Green and Tidy

Helping people all over the world declutter and create homes they love

September 13, 2016
by Rachel
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How to declutter electrical cables

If you’re not yet part of the Green and Tidy community, sign up here (and get a free decluttering masterclass as a bonus). Have you got a tangle of electrical cables and gadgets that makes you groan every time you see it? Are random wires and chargers to be found in every room in your home? Watch this video and…

February 10, 2016
by Rachel
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How to move on unwanted CDs, DVDs, games and phones

If you’re not yet a Green and Tidy member, sign up here (and get a free decluttering masterclass as a bonus). I always say that decluttering is an essential element of living a low impact lifestyle. In a decluttered and organised home, you can find anything you want quickly and easily so you don’t end up buying duplicates to replace…

September 6, 2011
by Rachel
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Be careful what you wish for

If you’re not yet part of the Green and Tidy community, sign up here (and get a free decluttering masterclass as a bonus). Regular readers of this blog may remember that a few weeks ago I was wishing I had a clutter mountain so I could experience the uplifting sense of achievement and freedom that clearing it would give me….

July 20, 2011
by Rachel
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When did you last use your electric drill?

As I walked around my neighbourhood yesterday, I found myself musing about all the houses I passed, each stuffed to the gunnells with duplicate stuff, most of which hardly ever gets used. I’m sure I’ve read a factoid somewhere about the average amount of time that an electric drill is used for. Certainly I’ve got a drill that, though I…

June 23, 2011
by Rachel
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Freecycle ‘wanted’ posts work

I know some Freecyclers don’t like Wanted ads. As I’ve said before though, I’m a fan. Not only have I got some great stuff through posting Wanted ads, I love how Wanted ads prompt me to move stuff on. I’ve got a Freecycler coming today to pick up a digital, cordless telephone with answering machine. I got rid of my…