If have a guest room or spare bedroom in your home, odds are that it serves many other purposes. Guest bedrooms are often likely to become disorganized and cluttered when you don’t have visitors regularly. Here are 8 reasons to declutter and organize your guest room.
1. The Ability to Socialize More
If your guest bedroom is always organized, you will be able to host overnight guests at any time, giving you the ability to socialize more.
2. To Save Friends & Family Money
By creating a welcoming place to stay for visiting friends and family, you save them on hotel costs.
3. To Finally Have the Room Serve a Purpose
Each room in your home should have an intended purpose. By better organizing this room, you will be able to use it as a guest bedroom, or for dual purposes such as a home office area or storage space.
4. To Eliminate the Catch-all Room Once and For All
Guest bedrooms are sometimes treated as a “catch-all” for everything. By decluttering it, finding homes for the miscellaneous items, and setting up an organized guest bedroom, you will eliminate the overwhelming “catch-all” room.
5. To Create Better Indoor Climate Controlled Storage
Often, the guest bedroom closet is a great place to hold keepsakes or other items that should not be in an attic, basement or garage. Since it is inside, climate controlled, and free from pests, you may find this an excellent extra storage space.
6. To Spend Less Time Cleaning
With less clutter, it will be quicker and easier to keep up with chores in this room, such as dusting, vacuuming and sweeping.
7. To Redecorate Easily
Once your guest bedroom is decluttered, it will be easier to redesign the room, including repainting, and changing floor coverings, bedding and accessories.
8. To Increase Your Income
You may intend to rent your guest room thorough a service such as Airbnb. Having your guest room always clean and organized can help you to earn money this way.