Less Mess, Less Stress

Rachel Hoffman

18 August 2022
224 pages


Looking for a cleaner home without the upkeep taking over your whole life?

Those of us living in the real world know that it can be challenging to keep a clean and tidy home. Busy lifestyles, shared housing, physical limitations or mental health issues can all contribute to making a once calm environment feel daunting and stressful.

The Unf*ck Your Habitat system in Less Mess, Less Stress works with you, not against you, and shows how just thirty minutes (including a ten minute break!) can transform any space. With low-effort, high-reward tricks, tips, lists and challenges, Rachel Hoffman's reassuring guide is full of no-nonsense advice and practical help on things you can do today for a less messy tomorrow.

While this book won’t wash your dishes or fold your laundry, it will give you all the tools you’ll need to stay on top because everyone deserves – and can have – a home with less mess and less stress.

Previously published as Unf*ck Your Habitat: You're Better than Your Mess

Hoffman's approach to tidying up is blunt, utilitarian, and . . . the epitome of a moderation diet: Do what you can, when you can, and stop beating yourself up about it.
As much about self-empowerment as it is about taking care of your home.
The perfect housekeeping guide for somebody who is overwhelmed with their mess and can't figure out how to start – or somebody who is always starting marathon cleaning projects only to watch everything go to hell again.