Just cleaned out my closet

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  1. dawg

    dawg In The Dog House Staff Member

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    And it took me hours just to do the top! :cuss:

    Why do we collect so much crap? Man i had stuff in there from the 80's. Finally said enough and have been doing some spring cleaning, it was a long time coming, years in fact.

    How old is the junk you keep?
     
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    I like stuff.
     
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    upwards of 520 fortnights
     
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    I keep everything

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    Is that why you've been gone for a week? @garypagetwo was worried sick.
     
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    I have been here everyday bro, im always here. Just been busy to post but im here making sure the site runs :beer:
     
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    I try to follow a couple of rules

    1,If you haven't touched it in 6 months, you probably are done with it, toss it

    2. For every bit of volume(stuff) you bring into your house, an equal or greater amount needs to be thrown out or donated



    It's pretty simple once you get the hang. Feels great to get rid of clutter. plus when you have less shit, it's harder to lose the shit you do want/need, among the clutter
     
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    Yeah but why do we have receipts from 2000 and papers that we dont need, old cd's junk. I hate stuff.
     
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    Just take a trip to the dump bro.
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    I think one problem people have is that we are now a disposable society, but our instinct is to keep everything.

    When I was a kid, you had one of everything forever...shit lasted. you didn't buy stuff all of the time
     
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    i have started a "one big bag a day" project. i try to fill up at least a huge 20 gallon grocery bag every day.

    Goodwill or dump.
     
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    We tried to tell gary, but he wasn't having it.
     
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    20 gallon grocery bags? Are you an animalgod mult??
     
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    Just came out of the closet spin-off in 3...2...1...
     
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    when my kids moved out, they both took all their cds and left the cases for me.

    i must have 100.
     
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    Hi Freds. Good job man, at some pint gathering junk has to end. I had baseball caps from the 80's. Why?
     
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    the good old days
     
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    Nothing worse than plastic junk, it seems to multiply and you can never get rid of it.
     
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    good call. DBD and i missed that. o_O
     
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