Don’t mess around with clutter

Hoarders learn to take control


KEEPING IT CLEAN—Professional organizer Laura Johnson, left, helps Debbie Donaghey reduce the clutter in her Oak Park residence. Johnson says some of her clients feel “overwhelmed” by the clutter in their homes.
Open the windows and let the sunshine in; it’s time for spring cleaning. But not everyone is quick to declutter. Letting go can be hard to do.
Still, there’s nothing more gratifying than sweeping away the cobwebs to get a fresh start. Sifting through mountains of paper,...

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