June 24, 2014 // Franchising.com // ATLANTA - Eighty percent of people say they declutter weekly and that the home office and children's bedrooms are the top two areas for accumulated clutter, according to a recent survey conducted by the green cleaning leader, Maid Brigade. With published research stating that clutter causes anxiety, confusion, and depression it's no wonder that Maid Brigade survey participants say that an organized and clutter-free home is the number two factor influencing their overall well-being.
"When clutter gets out of hand, chaos isn't far behind," says Marie Stegner, consumer health advocate for Maid Brigade. "To alleviate stress in my home, I tackle messes one room at a time and spend 15 minutes each day picking up."
Other rooms rated by Maid Brigade survey participants as topping the clutter list were the playroom, kitchen, and family room. To help you keep calm and conquer the clutter, Stegner and the house cleaning experts at Maid Brigade offer these 10 clutter cleanup tips.
Want to know more about how to manage clutter? Visit Stegner's blog at www.maidbrigade.com/blog for more decluttering and cleaning tips. For more information about the Maid Brigade survey and its results visit http://www.maidbrigade.com/survey.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Maid Brigade is the only house cleaning service that is Green Clean Certified® with more than 400 franchise service areas in the United States and Canada. Established in 1979, Maid Brigade is the green cleaning industry leader and has a longstanding legacy of providing quality customer service and consistent and thorough cleaning using the most advanced techniques and equipment. The company has also implemented a consumer advocacy program in response to reports from the Environmental Protection Agency linking chemicals in traditional cleaning products to a wide range of health risks. For more information visit www.maidbrigade.com or call 866-800-7434.
SOURCE Maid Brigade