Frequently Asked Questions
1. What is a professional organizer?
A professional organizer is someone who possesses the skills to help address the disorganization and/or clutter in a space. They use efficient systems to help clients enhance their lives by decluttering, maximizing and organizing their space.
2. Why should I work with a professional organizer?
Constant clutter and disorganization can drain your energy and contribute to unwarranted stress, frustration, and anxiety. In a professional setting, it can lead to lack of productivity and loss of revenue. It’s okay to get help! Finding and hiring a professional is no different than choosing an accountant, personal trainer, doctor, or other service provider. You'll want to work with someone who takes the time to get to know you, understands your needs, and has the expertise to advise you and help you achieve your goals. Organizing & Productivity Professionals can help you achieve your short-term goals and provide you with the tools and knowledge necessary for long-term success. They can offer you judgement-free assistance by breaking down overwhelming tasks, managing your time, decluttering your living and work spaces, and putting systems in place to help you be more productive and eliminate distractions. Professional Organizers support evaluation, decision-making, and action around objects, spaces, and data, helping clients achieve desired outcomes regarding function, order, and clarity. Source: NAPO
3. What is the process to get started with Ready Set Declutter?
We first begin with a quick phone call to ensure we’re a right fit for each other by discussing needs and expectations. We then schedule a consultation where we get a chance to meet and discuss your space in depth and determine what package would suit you best. From there, we schedule at least your first session and share the excitement of the transformations to come!
4. What does this cost?
The cost of any project will really vary based on different factors including how involved you will be in the process, how cluttered the space etc. We discuss all of this during the consult, however for a quick idea, packages start at $600 (2 sessions).
5. Do you recommend what products to buy or should I have storage products ready?
Do NOT purchase storage products until we’ve had a chance to meet. I will recommend storage items when needed based on your budget.
6. Do you also provide cleaning services?
At this time, Ready Set Declutter strictly provides professional organizing services, not cleaning services.
7. Can you help me discard my items once we’ve decluttered?
Yes, we can donate your items to local organizations or thrift stores at our discretion. However, we are not able to assist with resales.
8. How quickly can we organize a space?
The timeframe for projects vary. Once we have our call, you will be notified of our current availability and at the consult, you will receive more details on the estimated time frame for completing your projects.
9. How will I know I won’t be judged?
Our goal is to serve you and help you feel less overwhelmed, never to judge you or your space. We understand there are many reasons our spaces become cluttered, and we want to provide the support you need to find peace and clarity.
10. How do I get started?
Your first step is to schedule your call.