OurHome is a new and simple way to organize your family. Kids will be motivated to do chores and take responsibility while parents can reward them for their effort. There’s a shared grocery list and a family calendar to keep everyone coordinated. And it’s free to use with no ads and no hidden costs.
- Assign and schedule tasks and chores
- Motivate kids with rewards and goals
- View personal progress and activities
- Add items to the shared grocery list
- Enter events into the family calendar
- Send messages and set reminders
- Stay in sync across unlimited devices
A TRULY TRANSFORMATIVE TASK SYSTEM.
The house is tidy. The pets are fed. The kids are studying quietly. All this without even being asked! Whether it’s housework or homework, OurHome’s gamified tasks system keeps your family humming.
REWARD RESPONSIBILITY. MAXIMIZE MOTIVATION.
Motivated kids are successful kids. By introducing responsibility from an early age you improve your child’s chance of future success. With OurHome, your kids build self-esteem while completing tasks and achieving goals!
CHECK THE CALENDAR. STAY IN SYNC.
Calendars keep everyone coordinated, all batting for the same team. With a monthly view that’s actually made for mobiles, the OurHome calendar is the coordinating companion that you can count on.
SIMPLIFY SHOPPING. GET ALL THE GROCERIES.
Everyone likes returning home to a full fridge and a well-stocked pantry. With OurHome you can easily add grocery items and swipe them off at the store. Save time in the supermarket and never forget the milk again.
A HANDY TOOL, TAILORED TO FAMILIES.
Smartphones are only as smart as their software. So it’s about time families had a handy tool tailored to their particular needs. And a tool that only grows smarter as OurHome learns your family preferences.
We love hearing from our users. If you have any feedback, questions or concerns, please email us at email@example.com, or visit http://www.ourhomeapp.com/support
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The screen is now optimized for iPhone XS Max and there are a variety of bug fixes and performance improvements.
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
Best task management So far
I actually don’t have kids, and haven’t tried to convince my wife to use this yet, but I’ve found this app is superior to any task management tool I’ve used. As some have pointed out, this is due to the fact that it’s not bogged down with complexities, but still has the functionalities you need for checking off your routine.
Mostly I just like the fact that I simply press the check bubble when it’s done.
My criticism for the app takes into account that I don’t use this exactly how it was intended (I mostly use it for managing my exercise, personal health, and basic habitual needs for work)—one thing I would like to see is better organization of daily, weekly, or monthly tasks. The feature where you can set a task to recur, say, twice a week, is amazing because it’s versatility allows you to account for tasks that don’t necessarily require they be every Tuesday or on the 24th of each month, but still must happen multiple times... I wish this function would be neatly filtered in my list, where my tasks for the day appear first, followed by tasks still to do for the week, finally with tasks that I must accomplish sometime this month. Currently it’s just randomly placed
Developer Response ,
Thanks for the feedback, fuzzyluck, that's a good suggestion that we're consider for future updates. If you ever have any other ideas for how we can improve the app further, don't hesitate to let us know :)
Great so far!!
I’ve downloaded this app to keep track of chores and behavior. With a family of 7 it can get hectic at times. This app has allowed me to customize tasks for point values and also customize wrong behavior for subtracting points. We’ve set rewards for certain level of points and allow the points to roll over so they can collect those hard to reach rewards over a longer period of time. I’ve been spending the past week or so customizing it and making sure I have the permissions set just right before rolling it out to all of the devices. We don’t want big sister deducting points from little brother just because they can! I haven’t tested it in a “go live” environment just yet but wouldn’t expect any issues from what I’ve seen. I used an old device to test the child’s perspective which helped greatly to ensure they can’t remove each other’s points or mark them for a bad behavior. I love how flexible everything is and it is completely customizable. 5 children rotating chores and the app tracks that just fine when you figure out how to set it all up. The only downfall is learning how to get everything just right. It shouldn’t be to hard for a tech savvy person but not all of us are. It would help to have some tutorials or “how to’s” otherwise I could see many people getting frustrated and deleting it.
Developer Response ,
Hi Bomber, thanks for the great feedback and I hope the app proves effective in the 'live environment' :)
Great app, but buggy
We have been using this app for about a month and I love it, mostly. The interface is clean and easy to use. We love being able to add and take away points as well as leave instructions for chores and feedback. All awesome....but.....it’s a bit buggy and that’s why I cannot rage this app 5 stars.
We’ve had issues with chore rotation throwing off the entire schedule if a child misses their chore day. If one of our kids doesn’t do their chores the app doesn’t continue the rotation, it just keeps it on that child and bumps chores assigned to others, which throws everything off and we have to reset the entire thing. The rotation should continue regardless. Also, every time we add or deduct points we get an error message telling us “Sorry, we can’t do that...” but the deduction or addition works so I don’t understand why the error pop up happens. Also, the server completely shuts down without warning. We’ve all been logged out randomly, then not allowed to log back in. We’ve had to reset our family twice now in one month. It’s becoming quite a hassle, which is disappointing because we would like an app that works on a consistent basis.
I’ve tried to submit help tickets for this issue, but the website times out time and time again for support or it’s a blue screen. Not helpful.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.