Veteran’s Day Surprise
November 2016 Harry Connick Jr. Show
Watch us organize a home office for a deserving military spouse at Fort Belvoir for a spot on the Harry Connick Jr. Show.
Put your house on a diet: 10 New Year’s tips to declutter your life
January 2015 Washington Post
It’s time for the post-holiday home diet, an annual decluttering that can be even tougher to begin and sustain than going paleo or vegan. So strap on your fitness tracker and get moving.
Getting Rid of Stuff Can Be a Tough Job
September 2014 Kiplinger’s Retirement Report
Are you thinking of downsizing? It can be emotionally and physically overwhelming. Read some helpful tips in an interview with Janet Schiesl and an client of Basic Organization.
Spring Cleaning Advice for Loudoun County Residents
May 20, 2013 Loudoun Times Mirror
It’s that time of year. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, the air is clear, and your house is … a little funky. You shouldn’t feel too bad. The winter was long and cold, and it was easy to accumulate a lot of clutter while you huddled for warmth under your Snuggie. Now that you’re ready to come out of hibernation, though, what do you do with all this stuff?
How Space Planning Can Support Your Organizing Business
Have you ever walked into a room and immediately felt comfortable? Whether it was a friend’s living room or a reception area in an office, attention to detail often sets the stage for a welcoming space.
DIY: Quick Closet Organizing for Spring
April 2011 Northern Virginia Magazine
The sun is out and the warm weather is here. It’s spring! If you are looking for an organizing project that will get you ready to enjoy the new season, this is a great time to clean out your closet.
Dominate Your Disorder: Professional Organizers Assist in Reclaiming Life’s Spaces
March 2009 Northern Virginia Magazine
Janet Schiesl has been organized as long as she can remember. Even as a child she found peace in order.