Realtors and NEATSPACES make an Effective Team

NEATSPACES organizes homes

NEATSPACES prides itself on helping clients declutter, organize their homes and move with ease. But did you know we also work with real estate professionals to oversee the decluttering, cleaning and marketing of homes, as well as helping executors and sellers/buyers navigate the process? If you’re a realtor who has established yourself as an expert […]

Introducing Senior Care Access: An Online Resource to Keep Seniors Informed

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If you are a senior contemplating retirement community living, or the adult child of a parent who needs to transition by choice or circumstance, you might be weighing the pros and cons of the amenities each community offers. In either case, you might be navigating completely uncharted territory — face it, most people don’t research […]

Your Secret File and the Art of Death Cleaning

Your Secret File and the Art of Death Cleaning

It’s a process all humans must go through, but we don’t like to talk about it much. When you bring up death with loved ones, often the conversation goes quiet; people get emotional, reserved, deflective. But death – whether it’s a parent’s, a loved one’s or your own – is a natural part of life, […]

Declutter During the Holidays and Start the New Year Fresh!

Declutter During the Holidays and Start the New Year Fresh!

The end of the calendar year is traditionally a time for self-reflection – a ceremonial farewell to the year that was, and an enthusiastic greeting for the year to come. As we take stock of our habits, homes and personal ambitions, we strive to refine our lives – ensuring that, year after year, life steadily […]

Coping with COVID – Keep Your Home Organized with NEATSPACES

Coping with COVID – Keep Your Home Organized with NEATSPACES

Between the continuing pandemic and the onslaught of chilly weather here in Ontario, more families will be forced to spend time indoors over the coming months. And more time indoors means more opportunity for mess, as everyone in the family shares the common space and contributes to the common clutter. The COVID lockdowns are also […]

How to Make End of Life Plans: A Checklist for Families

How to Make End of Life Plans: A Checklist for Families

Picture this: a family huddled around the bed of a dying loved one in the hospital emergency room, ICU or hospice, trying to parse out what their parent wanted. “What do we do if they didn’t sign a medical power of attorney?” “How do they want to be buried?” “What do we do with mom […]

Building Trust while Helping Seniors Downsize

When downsizing, getting started is often the hardest part.  When we look around at our homes, we are often filled with overwhelm at the volume of items that need to be downsized, donated, gifted, or boxed up to come with us to our next move.  With seniors, it can be even more overwhelming as the […]

Clearing up my life

WOW! What can I say, I am absolutely thrilled with the final outcome of the basement, it has brought tears to my eyes as the basement has been a huge sore spot with me for many years!  I always hated going down there to get something….Please thank all those involved with this project, it’s so […]

Look Forward to Change

The leaves are changing. New routines are being established.

There is something indescribable about this time of year that makes us look forward to change.

Back to School Time!!

It’s almost Labour Day! How did that happen?

I know, I know… There’s still lots of the Summer season to enjoy.