If you are frustrated and feel like you can't make any progress, get yourself a canned goods dispenser. You will be amazed (!!) at how much pantry space it helps you claim and how it will pay for itself by eliminating the problem of expired canned goods, overpurchasing what you don't need, etc. go to the picture page at
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Hoarders-Support-Page/177011338983930?sk=photos to see a picture of this item. I got it at improvementscatalog.com, but you might be able to find it at a local retailer. **Having quick, mini *successes* in your efforts to cleanup can re-energize and re-motivate you to keep going!