10 Best Professional Organizers in San Diego

Moving can be stressful, especially if your new abode happens to also be in a brand new city. Don’t you wish you could wave a magic wand that would immediately organize your life and alleviate some of the pressure? If you can’t have a magic wand, you can enjoy the next best thing by hiring a professional organizer.

Just like the title says, a professional organizer is trained and experienced in helping your chaos turn to calm whether at home or in the office. If you’re feeling overwhelmed with how to organize your space or want someone to guide you through the “purging” process, look into hiring a pro to get everything squared away and simplified for you.

The San Diego chapter of the National Association of Professional Organizers has a website where you can research the right match for you. Here’s a list of my top 10 selections – gathered from reading reviews and from their websites––to get you started.

Amy Carstensen
Amy Carstensen

Amy Carstensen

Think of Amy as a “certified problem solver” when you’re looking for balance. Getting organized can be a big task to tackle and her customized solutions will break down what you need to do in easier chunks.

As the executive director of a nonprofit and a teacher, Amy learned to customize organization to different needs and personalities.

Jessica Williams
Jessica Williams

Jessica Williams

Cleverly touted as the “Clutter Doctor,” She says that 11 moves in 22 years qualifies her as a professional mover. “You can’t afford to waste time being disorganized when you’re a Naval Officer’s wife,” she says.

Jessica offers free consultations to new clients to determine where your clutter is coming from and how best to get rid of it. With her help you can become more organized and better acclimated to your new home.

Kevin and Lynn Hall
Kevin and Lynn Hall

Kevin and Lynn Hall

Kevin and his wife Lynn founded their company, Clutter No More, in 1992. Together, they have helped San Diegans feel more in control. Their expertise, education, and customized products have helped people create and maintain order and adapt a more clutter-free lifestyle.

Theirs is of the few organizing firms that has incorporated organizing and taking care of your car and mobile office in their directory of services.

 

April Merritt
April Merritt

April Merritt

If you’ve ever had computer files end up in lost folders or photos remain scattered free and unlabeled on your desktop, then you’ll appreciate Ilios Digital Organizing, which will help you organize your digital business. Once you have everything in its proper place, it’ll be easier to find what you’re looking for more quickly.

Ilios Digital Organizing is about finding the right combination of programs, devices, and systems to allow you to work more efficiently, save time, and grow your business while still living your life.

cathryn-goldenCathryn Golden

Many of us strive to be more balanced, but when we’re surrounded by clutter, it can be hard to find our center. Cathryn is a Feng Shui expert and Certified Professional Organizer who uses techniques and a special system to help her clients find the balance they need.

Through her company, Balanced Environments, she offers Feng Shui consultations, clutter analysis and clearing, professional organizing, energy space clearing.

 

Denise Levine
Denise Levine

Denise Levine

Often when you feel put together, you function better too. Denise not only offers her clients professional organizational help, but she provides image consulting if you’re in need of a makeover or closet analysis through her company Outside in Organizer and Makeovers.

Her approach is founded on the calming, mood-boosting and productivity-enhancing benefits that organizing can bring to clients lives.

 

Beth Deig
Beth Deig

Beth Deig

Beth’s company, Sorted Nest, promises to help you simplify things when life gets hectic. Moving and starting anew can cause enough stress on its own with so many things to juggle. Having a clear space will simply boost production and free up areas you may not even realized you had.

Beth specializes in helping families create a clutter-free joy-filled home.

 

Stephen Bok
Stephen Bok

Stephen Bok

As a professional organizer and redesign specialist with over 15 years of experience, Stephen’s goal is to help his clients lead an efficient and clutter-free kind of life. Whether moving to San Diego from another city or moving within the city to another neighborhood, decluttering before making the move can be such a welcome relief.

In addition to organization and training, Stephen can build closet storage systems, assemble furniture, professionally frame art and photos, and much more.

Karen Wilkening
Karen Wilkening

Karen Wilkening

When you have a problem, it’s nice to have someone to talk to who has a solution. As “The Declutter Therapist,” One of her greatest strengths is her understanding of human psychology. She has not only worked successfully with moderately disorganized clients, but also with more difficult issues including ADD, anxiety, depression, compulsive hoarding and brain injuries.

Her services include space planning, decluttering, creating organizational systems and sorting and display of memorabilia and collections.

Denikka and Josh Maly
Denikka and Josh Maly

Denikka Maly

Sometimes organizing can seem easier said than done, but The D-Clutter Company wants to help free you from chaos and introduce a new way of living. Their teamwork approach to each project ensures that it can be done in a timely manner. It’s not only about getting organized, but having tools to stay that way. Denikka and her team help her clients do just that.

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