Brits spend 493 hours a year cleaning their homes

It’s safe to say that the British are a house proud nation and new research backs this up. A study from Yale found that the average person spends 493 hours every year cleaning their home. That’s a lot of wiping, mopping, vacuuming and scrubbing.…

Cleaning the oven is the chore Brits put off for the longest

Is there a household chore that you absolutely detest and try to get away with not doing for as long as possible? According to recent research carried out by Web-Blinds involving some 2,238 UK homeowners, two-thirds of Brits only do the 'bare…

Increasing household appliance usage creating more housework for Brits

Brits currently own more household appliances than ever before, even when taking the appliance boom of the 1950s into account, new figures show.Appliances Direct published a report last month that revealed the typical UK adult uses 9.5…