About Basic Organization

Professional home organizers in Washington DC, Basic Organization provides organizing services for families, busy professionals, seniors, and home-based business owners. Our passion is helping people achieve peace and simplicity in their lives by organizing homes, routines, and lifestyles. Let our team of personal organizers help you regain control of your environment by organizing the living and storage areas of your home, including the garage, kitchen, basement, office, bedrooms, and closets.

Our passion is helping you achieve peace and simplicity in your life.

About Janet - Certified Professional Organizer

A Certified Professional Organizer and a published contributor of the book Get Organized Today, Janet Schiesl is the owner of Basic Organization–a leading professional home organizing services company in Northern Virginia. A personal organizer since 2005, Janet loves using her experience as a space planner to challenge her clients to look at the areas of a home differently. Recognized as the 2016 Washington DC Area Organizer of the Year by NAPO, the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals where she served as president, Janet specializes in managing large organizing projects and working one-on-one with clients who need help organizing their home or office. Contact Janet at 571-265-1303 or click to schedule a discovery call to find out what Janet and her team can organize for you!

Certified Professional Organizer

Download her Speaker Sheet.Professional Organizer of the Year 2020

Janet Schiesl

An Insider Look at How a Professional Organizer Runs Her Day
[30 minute audio recording]

Meet Our Team of Professional Home Organizers at Basic Organization. We help people, homeowners, and busy executives in DC get organized to live a better life!

All of our experienced home organizing team members are affiliated with the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals (NAPO) and have earned certificates to become professional home organizers and space planners in Washington, DC.  We make education a high priority to ensure that we stay ahead of the trends and provide better service for our clients.  Ready to get organized? Call Basic Organization at 571-265-1303.


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