After Ramadhan: Cleaning for The Soul

Spark joy after joy.

Now the festive celebration is over, the month of Ramadhan is still a good time for a fresh new start. With celebration as the big part of it, Ramadhan moment also always connected with the pure of the heart, mind and soul. It is the perfect time to reflect and turns the old into new.

In interior, declutter, cleaning and tidying up after the Ramadhan day would be a good way for a fresh new start. The topic of arranging our stuff for a better well-being also become a very popular topic for these five years behind until now.

Now, who never heard of Marie Kondo? The queen of declutter who invented KonMari method, which encourages decluttering by contemplating whether or not an object sparks joy for its owner. With a best-selling book and a hit Netflix show, the guru has taught us another way of happiness created from our surroundings.

“I can think of no greater happiness in life than being surrounded only by the things I love,” – Marie Kondo.

Now, why don ‘t you start from these 5 simple steps?

1. Clear off all flat surfaces and open space.

The fastest way to make your home look less cluttered is to clear off all flat surfaces and open space, like your countertops, tabletops, nightstand, etc. Put everything on the floor and only add back the essentials. You’ll be amazed at the difference!

2. Edit your décor.

It is the time to put everything decorative back to the boxes after the celebration is over. If your home if overflowing with decorative accessories, box them based on the category and put them in the storage.

3. Make sure every things you own has a “home.”
Every item in our private space should have a “home,” meaning when it is not used the item still can be kept where they belong. Since we should appreciate every item that we have.

4. Establish the “one in, one out” rule.
The easiest way to keep a home organized is to have less stuff. The method of “one in, one out” is to creating a rule where you don’t buy anything until you let go of something you already have. Now it is the time to be wise from receiving a gift from friends and family during Ramadhan.

5. Make the most of your storages.
A storage is a life saver in small version. Hence, make sure to make the most of it when you fulfill your storage with your stuff. Invest your money for buy more storages would never go wrong.

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By Kisah Ruang
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