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#Housework

# housework - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Ireland has third highest weekly hours of 'unpaid work' across EU
# Report
# Report

Ireland has third highest weekly hours of 'unpaid work' across EU

Jul 9th 2019, 1:16 PM 19,410 Views 38 Comments

A new report found Irish adults spend an average of 16 hours per week caring and 14.5 hours on housework.

# housework - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Floor-mopping robots and a kitchen that cleans itself: The future of your household chores
# Future Focus
# Future Focus

Floor-mopping robots and a kitchen that cleans itself: The future of your household chores

Jun 19th 2018, 7:30 PM 10,269 Views 25 Comments

Hey Alexa, can you fold the laundry?

# housework - Friday 7 October, 2016

Girls spend 40% more time doing chores than boys, according to a new UN report
# Housework
# Housework

Girls spend 40% more time doing chores than boys, according to a new UN report

Oct 7th 2016, 8:36 AM 10,898 Views 89 Comments

The UN children’s agency said the difference between the genders amounts to 160 million extra hours a day worldwide.

# housework - Saturday 19 October, 2013

Hundreds of mini-robot cleaners could clean your house in a jiffy
# Hive Of Activity
# Hive Of Activity

Hundreds of mini-robot cleaners could clean your house in a jiffy

Oct 19th 2013, 9:15 AM 11,337 Views 23 Comments

Award-winning idea came after designer observed the movements of swarms of bees pollinating flowers.

# housework - Wednesday 7 August, 2013

Man offers free room in Dublin... in exchange for housework
# For Rent
From The Daily Edge
# For Rent

Man offers free room in Dublin... in exchange for housework

Aug 7th 2013, 7:00 PM 4,544 Views 5 Comments

He’s just looking for company.

# housework - Thursday 1 August, 2013

Dishwasher loading, now with added Michael Jackson dance
# Smooth Criminal
From The Daily Edge
# Smooth Criminal

Dishwasher loading, now with added Michael Jackson dance

Aug 1st 2013, 10:30 AM 469 Views 0 Comments

This is the only way to do housework.

# housework - Thursday 25 July, 2013

How many of these household jobs are you putting off right now?
# What A Chore
From The Daily Edge
# What A Chore

How many of these household jobs are you putting off right now?

Jul 25th 2013, 6:00 PM 23,012 Views 71 Comments

If you’re not procrastinating in relation to at least one of these tasks you are a superhuman.

# housework - Thursday 11 October, 2012

Pictures: Mother goes on cleaning strike, doesn't tell kids
# On Strike
From The Daily Edge
# On Strike

Pictures: Mother goes on cleaning strike, doesn't tell kids

Oct 11th 2012, 4:00 PM 36,277 Views 43 Comments

The kids took their lunch to school in dog poo bags before they finally cracked.

# housework - Sunday 15 July, 2012

These are the surprising things that can help you live longer
# Longevity
# Longevity

These are the surprising things that can help you live longer

Jul 15th 2012, 8:00 AM 11,792 Views 45 Comments

Here’s what the scientists say…

# housework - Monday 11 June, 2012

The burning question*: Should you make the bed every day?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Should you make the bed every day?

Jun 11th 2012, 2:12 PM 6,436 Views 40 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*no really)

# housework - Monday 4 June, 2012

The burning question*: Cutlery up or down in the dishwasher?
# Dilemma
From The Daily Edge
# Dilemma

The burning question*: Cutlery up or down in the dishwasher?

Jun 4th 2012, 12:00 PM 11,299 Views 52 Comments

It’s Monday, so let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# housework - Sunday 3 June, 2012

In pics: The early gadgets of the housework revolution
# Retro
# Retro

In pics: The early gadgets of the housework revolution

Jun 3rd 2012, 9:15 AM 5,841 Views 11 Comments

Electric coffee dispenser in your car? Dish AND clothes washing machine? These was the early (domestic) appliances of science…

# housework - Monday 23 April, 2012

The burning question*: liquid handwash or bar of soap?
# Work Can Wait
From The Daily Edge
# Work Can Wait

The burning question*: liquid handwash or bar of soap?

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:45 AM 5,876 Views 46 Comments

This and very Monday, let TheJournal.ie distract you from the ‘serious’ news with one of life’s REAL dilemmas. (*not really)

# housework - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

Boy calls cops on his mother after he was 'forced' to do housework
# It's A Hard Life
From The Daily Edge
# It's A Hard Life

Boy calls cops on his mother after he was 'forced' to do housework

Aug 16th 2011, 9:40 AM 1,130 Views 23 Comments

The boy complained of “forced labour” at his home in Germany.

# housework - Wednesday 13 April, 2011

Take 5: Wednesday
# Take 5
# Take 5

Take 5: Wednesday

Apr 13th 2011, 4:53 PM 2,520 Views 0 Comments

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

Poll: How much housework do you do?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How much housework do you do?

Apr 13th 2011, 10:20 AM 4,928 Views 0 Comments

Are you a Monica, or a Vicki Pollard?

Irish people kind but slovenly - survey
# Survey
# Survey

Irish people kind but slovenly - survey

Apr 13th 2011, 9:51 AM 1,765 Views 0 Comments

A new survey of 26 countries finds we spend lots of time volunteering and caring for others – but not nearly enough on housework.

# housework - Monday 28 March, 2011

Poll: How would you value the work of a stay at home parent?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How would you value the work of a stay at home parent?

Mar 28th 2011, 10:32 AM 2,070 Views 0 Comments

A new study puts the work done by a stay at home parent at €39,182. Do you think that’s a fair rate?

# housework - Friday 6 August, 2010

Men do pull their weight at home
# Gender Debate
From The Daily Edge
# Gender Debate

Men do pull their weight at home

Aug 6th 2010, 4:19 PM 233 Views 0 Comments

Research has shown that men do a fair share of housework and childcare duties.