Often, the reason is emotional insecurity. Being surrounded by possessions can make some people feel more 'real', there is evidence of their existence all around them. These possessions hold memories and getting rid of them can feel as though the memories are being thrown away. However, problems occur when people keep too much. They become overwhelmed and don't have room to allow new memories and experiences into their life.
Clutter may seem a small problem, but it compounds other problems, and distracts you from what really matters in your life. Professional organizing is not about hiding clutter, storing clutter, or organizing clutter; it is about getting rid of clutter. European Professional Organizer takes you through these steps in more detail and guides you through the decluttering process: helping you to bring control, order, harmony, freedom and best of all, self-respect, back into your life.