With every new year comes a new list of resolutions, and “lose weight” is the perennial No. 1 goal. But a growing number rank “get organized” in their top 10 goals, a trend championed by local professional home organizers like Sally Johnston of Clutter Clearers and Virginia Barkley of Let’s Get it Straight.
“People say they feel like they are drowning in stuff and so are rethinking their possessions,” Barkley said. “They want to reduce clutter and make things more easily manageable, but they just don’t know where to start.”