Homejoy allows you to book a cleaner for your house or apartment quickly and easily online, starting at £13 an hour. London was one of first cities outside of the United States that the San Francisco-based web firm chose to launch. Its cleaners bring all the necessary supplies and equipment and are background-checked and certified by the company. “Who wouldn’t rather be out exploring the British Museum or spending a Saturday afternoon watching a football game then catching up on cleaning?,” the service says on its website. Quite.