Could Your Messy Closet Be Hurting Your Love Life?

December 29, 2017

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Do you have a messy closet? I do! And I do intend to organize it in the very near future. But apparently, a messy closet can really be a relationship deal breaker. Eek!

If you need me this weekend, I will be busting my backside to get my walk-in closet in order. And maybe you should add this to your list of things to accomplish in the New Year too!

It's no surprise that the way you keep your house or apartment can be a dealbreaker in a relationship. I know back when I was dating I would dump guys over having shabby bedding, dirty dishes in their sinks, and disgusting bathrooms. If a guy's bathroom skeeves you out and his bathtub looks like a science experiment I think it's safe to assume he isn't very clean himself. How can someone get clean in a filthy shower/bath?

Well, a study was done recently looking at what are dealbreakers when it comes to relationships and for men, a woman's closet topped the list.

The study was conducted by So what are the biggest blunders that guys can commit that cause a woman to run the other way?

1. smelly home

2. dirty bathroom

3. plumbing issues (clogged toilet)

4. pets behaving badly

5. Excessive dirty laundry

And what are the deal breakers that men find in a woman's home?

1. smelly home

2. dirty bathroom

3. plumbing issues

4. Dirty sheets

5. excessive dirty laundry

You can see more of the items on the list here.