Robotic Vacuum Cleaners and Reviews is a good thing to check out if you are thinking about giving Mom help around the house. iRobot Roomba vacuums are a great way to keep your carpet or hardwood floors clean during the day. You will be surprised how advanced the robotic vacuum cleaners can be. If your want a certain area cleaned, set the infrared sensors. The robotic vaccums also have bumpers to sensor stairs. The Roomba knows when certain areas are dirtier than others and spend more time cleaning them. Some models of the iRobot Vacuums put themselves back in their chargers when they are done!