Cluttered home? You’re stressed
Do you have a clutter problem? If you have to move things around in order to accomplish a task in your home or at your office or you feel overwhelmed by all your ‘things’, it’s a strong signal that clutter has prevailed. And it might be stressing you out more than you realise.
Clutter is an overabundance of possessions that collectively creates chaotic and disorderly living spaces, said Joseph Ferrari, a professor of psychology at DePaul University in Chicago. And a cluttered home, researchers are learning, can be a stressful home.