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Books About Cleaning (10 Books)

Here is a list of 10 books about Cleaning. The list includes Organizing Solutions For People With Adhd by Susan C. Pinsky, and The Joy Of Less by Francine Jay.

Last update: January 11, 2024

1. Organizing Solutions For People With Adhd (2006)

"Efficiency should always take precedence over beauty."

In "Organizing Solutions For People With ADHD," Susan C. Pinsky offers practical and effective strategies to help individuals with ADHD declutter, streamline daily tasks, and create organized spaces to navigate their busy lives with ease. A must-read guide to conquer chaos and find calm.

  • πŸ“‡ 192 Pages
  • πŸ“ 48,000 - 57,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 6 Hours Reading Time

2. The Joy Of Less (2010)

"We are not what we own; we are what we do, what we think and who we love."

"The Joy of Less by Francine Jay is a refreshing guide to decluttering and simplifying your life, offering practical tips and inspiring anecdotes to help you embrace minimalism and find joy in the beauty of owning less."

  • πŸ“‡ 298 Pages
  • πŸ“ 74,500 - 89,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 10 Hours Reading Time

3. The Life-changing Magic Of Tidying Up (2010)

"But when we really delve into the reasons for why we can’t let something go, there are only two: an attachment to the past or a fear for the future."

"The Life-Changing Magic Of Tidying Up" by Marie Kondo presents a practical and transformative approach to decluttering, helping readers to create serenity in their living spaces and ultimately in their lives, while enabling them to embrace joy and simplicity.

  • πŸ“‡ 256 Pages
  • πŸ“ 64,000 - 76,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

4. Spark Joy (2012)

"Tidying is the act of confronting yourself; cleaning is the act of confronting nature."

"Marie Kondo returns with 'Spark Joy', a practical and inspiring guide that takes decluttering to the next level, offering essential tips and techniques for organizing every aspect of our lives with joy and serenity. A must-read for anyone seeking greater harmony in their homes and hearts."

  • πŸ“‡ 304 Pages
  • πŸ“ 76,000 - 91,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 10 Hours Reading Time

5. The Organized Mind (2014)

"As the old saying goes, a man with one watch always knows what time it is; a man with two watches is never sure."

In "The Organized Mind," Daniel J. Levitin unravels the mysteries of our oft-cluttered minds. With compelling insights and practical strategies, Levitin offers hope for finding order amidst chaos, enhancing productivity, and reclaiming control in today's information-overloaded world.

  • πŸ“‡ 544 Pages
  • πŸ“ 136,000 - 163,200 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 18 Hours Reading Time

6. Goodbye, Things (2015)

"Want to know how to make yourself instantly unhappy? Compare yourself with someone else."

In "Goodbye, Things", Fumio Sasaki offers a refreshing and practical guide to minimalism, sharing his personal journey towards a simpler and more meaningful life, and inspiring readers to question their possessions and embrace a clutter-free existence.

  • πŸ“‡ 272 Pages
  • πŸ“ 68,000 - 81,600 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 9 Hours Reading Time

7. The Gentle Art Of Swedish Death Cleaning (2017)

"I often ask myself, Will anyone I know be happier if I save this?"

In "The Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning," Margareta Magnusson invites readers on a thought-provoking journey through the unique Scandinavian tradition of decluttering and organizing one's possessions as a means of embracing mortality and making life more enjoyable.

  • πŸ“‡ 128 Pages
  • πŸ“ 32,000 - 38,400 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 4 Hours Reading Time

8. Cluttered Mess To Organized Success Workbook (2018)

"When I spend my weekend laying around and watching non-stop television, I feel tired and lethargic. I need to step out of my comfort zone, and my pajamas, in order to make the most of my time off from work."

Cassandra Aarssen's Cluttered Mess To Organized Success Workbook provides practical and actionable steps for banishing chaos, decluttering spaces, and achieving a more organized life. With insightful tips and personalized exercises, this interactive guide helps readers transform their messy environments into peaceful havens.

  • πŸ“‡ 156 Pages
  • πŸ“ 39,000 - 46,800 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 5 Hours Reading Time

9. Decluttering At The Speed Of Life (2018)

"Accept the limitations of the space you have, and declutter enough that your stuff fits comfortably in that space."

In "Decluttering At The Speed Of Life," Dana K. White provides a practical and no-nonsense guide to tackling clutter, providing strategies and insights to help readers declutter their homes and lives effectively, efficiently, and with lasting results.

  • πŸ“‡ 240 Pages
  • πŸ“ 60,000 - 72,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 8 Hours Reading Time

10. Outer Order, Inner Calm (2019)

"Nothing is more exhausting than the task that’s never started."

In Outer Order, Inner Calm, Gretchen Rubin shares practical tips and insights on decluttering our surroundings to create a harmonious and peaceful inner state. A concise guide to simplifying our lives and finding serenity amidst chaos.

  • πŸ“‡ 240 Pages
  • πŸ“ 60,000 - 72,000 Word Count
  • ⏱️ 8 Hours Reading Time