2. Automatic Vacuum Cleaner
Ever heard of the Roomba? This is the automatic vacuum cleaner which broke through in the Western markets. Japan has been marketing these things for years, but it was only recently us Westerners decided to elevate ourselves to a new level of complete and utter idleness when it comes to household chores. These time saving gadgets available from various manufacturers will run across your room picking up any dirt and debris. Whilst they’re turned off, you can recharge them. They’re also a fun curiosity for pets. The one pictured is $140 but you can also buy ones designed for pet hair and allergy sufferers for around $300.