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Hoardganize | Hoarding | Hoarder | Chronic Disorganization | Professional Organizer

Hoarding Specialist and Extreme Cleaner Rachel Seavey discusses how to help yourself when you are overwhelmed with clutter. Rachel is the owner of Collector Care Professional Organizers located in the San Francisco bay area. Rachel and her team have been featured on the CBS Sunday morning show, The Hoarders show, and the Lady Brain Show. This podcast features organizing tips and hacks as well as true stories from within the trenches. Learn how to tame your clutter so that you can gain control of your life. The first Sunday night of each month!
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Tune in every Sunday night at 6pm! Organizing Tips & Hacks from Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey.

Sep 10, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey invites you to join her in decluttering products and cosmetics that still animal test. With thousands of cruelty free alternatives, there should be no reason to support (and hoard) items that animal test.

image: Eco Minerals

Learn how to be mindful and aware of the purchases you make by researching their impact on the environment. Stop supporting companies that use cruel archaic testing on helpless animals.

Plus - 3 Tips on how to become cruelty free ... tune in!

*Join in on the challenge on Rachel's Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Youtube page

Sep 3, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey delves into the land of ambivalence and invites you to measure just how ready you are to get organized. Are you completely fed up with your clutter? Or are you just a little bit fed up? What's it going to take to make that shift? Tune in ...

Aug 13, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey kicks of the final week of her Clutter Free Summer Challenge by discussing different ways to recycle VHS tapes. If you find yourself hanging on to VHS tapes because you don't know how to get rid of them and/or you are going to convert them "one day" you have got to tune in ...

 

The Tony Robbins VHS I am donating

Aug 6, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast Rachel welcomes week #7 of her Clutter Free Summer Challenge by getting rid of expired food!

Do you feel wasteful throwing out food that "could" be good, even though the expiration date has long passed?

Tune in to learn how your limiting beliefs are holding you back from the organized life you desire ...

Aug 5, 2018

 

Hey Collectors! 

I hope you enjoy my Poetry slam I wrote about helping people with hoarding disorder/excessive amounts of clutter.

This poem was written with no judgement and intended to provide a small amount of organizing insight in a non traditional way.

Aug 5, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey kicks off week #6 and gets rid of Ill Fitting Clothing. Clothing that makes you feel frumpy and dumpy are only negative reminders lingering in your closet. Tune in to learn how to make your wardrobe a happier place ...

 

Jul 23, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast, we join Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey during week five of the Clutter FREE Summer Challenge! Rachel discusses how to get rid of your old sheets and towels! If your closet is jam packed with linens you haven't used in decades, you have got to tune in ...

Jul 17, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey encourages you to re-use or recycle your mix match socks! Do you have piles of socks that don't match? Are you afraid of being wasteful so you just hang on to them, telling yourself you will match them up one day? Learn 7 tips on how to re-use your mix match socks instead of hoarding them. Also, learn how to ethically dispose of mix match socks, holey socks and textiles!

 

mix match socks

Jul 9, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey rounds up office supplies for our Clutter Free Summer Challenge Week 3! Do you have a collection of unused office supplies?  Then you have got to tune in ... 

"One of the most frustrating things EVER is using a post-it note that won't stick" - Rachel Seavey

Jul 2, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey leads us into week two of our summer challenge!

First, Rachel re-caps how free stuff was purged last week, then she invites Collectors to be extra brave this week as they let go of bags.

plastic bags

Join Rachel as she goes throughout her house in the search for bags that are being unused, and bags that are not needed. 

Welcome the Fall with a lot less stuff - by participating in our 8 week Clutter Free Summer Challenge!

Good luck Collectors!

Jun 24, 2018

On this episode of The Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey kicks of her 8 week Clutter Free Summer Challenge! Every week both listeners and Rachel will go throughout their home and rid themselves of clutter with hopes to start out the Fall with A LOT LESS stuff!!

Week 1 de-clogs your home's arteries of FREE STUFF! Join Rachel as she rounds up free stuff and kicks it to the curb.

Jun 10, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey invites you to take a vacation away from your clutter! Take time away from the stacks and piles so that you can gain clarity about what it is you truly want ...

Jun 4, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses the responsibility and transference Collectors hold towards their possessions ... Do you feel like your belongings will be emotionally hurt if you let them go? Do you feel disloyal when donating an item that served you well once? Do you feel responsible for getting all of your donated possessions to the right place? Then you have got to tune in ...

 

Pema Chodron Quote

May 14, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses her favorite client excuses on why they cant get organized.

Rachel discusses her three favorite excuses along with Client stories in order to help you understand how your excuses are just another way to sabatoge your organizing goals. Tune in ...

May 7, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses how your lack of motivation is holding you back from getting organized. Would you rather be on Facebook then doing your chores? Tune in to learn some techniques to keep you motivated while doing the mundane ...

Apr 23, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses the belief of whether or not you think you can get organized. Do you constantly tell yourself you "can't get organized" or "will never get organized"? Tune in to learn how your beliefs are holding you back from the organized life you deserve ...

Apr 16, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses the four letter f word that is holding you back from the life you deserve - FEAR. Listen to the five most common fears that Collectors have about letting things go and five tips to combat those fears so that you can create the organized life you have always desired.

Apr 9, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses the dangers of burning candles while living in a hoarding situation. Rachel also discusses safer alternatives to provide light and to help with odors.

Apr 5, 2018

On this BONUS episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses the importance of peer support and hoarding. Rachel also provides you with the opportunity to connect with people who struggle with clutter just like yourself! Tune in ...

Mar 26, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey invites you to visualize the home you have always wanted. Create a map that leads exactly to the sanctuary you deserve. Mapping is a tool to help you decipher what it is you truly want inside of your home. Stop being indecisive over items that are holding you back from creating the home you have always wanted.

Mar 12, 2018

On this episode of the hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses Professional Organizing Rates on her Ask Me Anything #3. How much do professional organizers charge? Tune in to find out how much and why ...

Mar 5, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses being prepared for a disaster. Are you prepared for an emergency? Can you access your emergency supplies - or are they buried in the clutter? Five tips to help you prepare for any emergency, even if you have clutter.

Feb 19, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey discusses the difficult topic of death and clutter. If you died today who would be left to clean up your mess tomorrow?  Don't wait until you are on your death bed to give away your fine China. Tune in to learn 5 tips on how to deal with your clutter, while you are still alive.

Feb 12, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey answers the burning question of what is the worst thing she has ever seen as a professional organizer? Tune in to compare where you fit in her range of extreme ...

Feb 5, 2018

On this episode of the Hoardganize Podcast, Professional Organizer Rachel Seavey gives you five tips on how to de-clutter your phone. Are you constantly on your phone? Do you dislike de-cluttering? Would your rather be on Facebook then doing your laundry? Then you have got to tune in ...

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