Decluttering Resources


Toss your bulky manuals! ManualsLib has over a million pdf files in their free manual database.


Better World Books
This award winning organization will send you a free shipping label to donate your books.

The Stuff Stop
Fantastic national directory of places to donate in your area.

Donation Town
Nationwide directory of charities that will come pick up your stuff.

Thrift stores that accept clothes and many household items.

Vietnam Veterans of America
Many of my clients have used and been extremely happy with the VVA’s free pickup service for donations. They don’t pick up everywhere in NYC, so call 1-888-518-8387 to check if they service your zip code.

Hour Children
Helps incarcerated and formerly incarcerated women and their children build healthy lives in their communities. Their thrift stores support their programs, and they will pick up.


Earth 911
Search for recycling options in your area.

Staples now does free small electronics recycling! Items include computers, printers, cameras, cell phones and more.

H&M is now accepting worn out stained, or just plain don’t-want-’em clothes (any brand) for recycling, and will even give you a discount voucher!

Junk Mail
Opt out of email lists, junk mail, and call lists.

Catalog Choice
Opt out of certain catalogs and more.
Stop pre-approved credit card offers. Once you’ve opted out, read this post on clearing paper backlog.