Theoretically, robotic vacuum cleaners are the perfect way to get a flawless home without lifting a finger. The new models offer everything from laser navigation sensors, mapping of your floor plan to telephone and voice control for the ultimate in kick-back cleaning.
In practice, robotic vacuum cleaners require a bit more intervention than you might expect. You may stumble on cables, carpets and everyday household disarray or get lost on the way back to the charging station. Fortunately, after testing numerous robotic vacuum cleaners, we've cleared away many of these easily avoidable obstacles.
Follow these seven tips to ensure a carefree cleaning experience every time.