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Palo Alto Weekly

Real Estate - May 24, 2019

Take back your garage

Tips for clearing out clutter — and how to dispose of it

by Lori Krolik

Summer is the perfect time to take back your garage. According to a UCLA study, only 25% of garages in the typical 21st-century home can be used to store cars because "they are so packed with stuff." Whether you want to store your car or actually find all your camping gear without tripping over piles, here's a plan for garage organization success:

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Lori Krolik, a certified productive environment specialist and professional organizer, can be emailed at lkrolik@mtfy.net.


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