Early Domestic Service Robots

Early Automatic and Robotic Floor Cleaners
 1899 – L'AN 2000 Floor Sweeper Prediction
 1928 – Televox capable of switching appliances on and off
 1940 – “Roll-Oh” the Domestic Robot
 1949 – Tony Sale – George the Robot attempting Vacuuming
 1955 – Sonic Broom
 1957 – RCA/Whirlpool HECK and Automatic Floor Cleaner
 1961 – Scholz's MM7 Sweeping
 1962c – Jetson's Autovac
 1966 – "Glass Bottomed Boat" Robot Cleaner
 1968 – Little Dragon Carpet Cleaner 
 1969 – Computopia Robot Vacuum Cleaner
 1975 – AROK with Vacuum Cleaner
 1977 – Klatu – Quasar Vacuuming
 1978 – “Chiritori” Remote Control Vacuum Cleaner by Nintendo
1981 – ComRo 1 Domestic Robot with Vacuum Attachment
1983 – Household Robot with Floor sweeper and mop (Concept)
 1983 – RB5X Vacuum Cleaner Accessory
 1985 – Tomy Dustbot
 1988 – The Skutters (Red Dwarf)
 1990-2002 – Panasonic Vacuum Cleaning Robot
 1991-2002 – Floorbotics Robot Vacuum Cleaner
 1991 – HomeR – Frank Jenkins Vacuuming Robot
 1991 – “Televac” Automatic Vacuum Cleaner
 1997 – Fifth Element Robot Vacuum Cleaner
1997 – Noo-Noo from Teletubbies
 1997/2002 – Electrolux Trilobite Robotic Vacuum Cleaner
 2002 – Roomba
 
 
Early Robotic Dishwashing / Table Clearing
 1962Thring Table-clearing Robot
1983 – Household Robot with Table Clearing Arms (Concept)
 
Early Automatic and Robotic Lawn Mowers & Gardening Robots
 1938 – Alvin Lodge Remote-Controlled Lawn Mower
 1949 – George the Robot by Tony Sale
 1950 – Jim Walker R/C Mower
 1950 – Fairbanks-Morse "Grass Finder" Rotary Power Lawn Mower
 1950 – REO Lawn Mower
 1952 – Stewart Automatic Lawn Mower
 1954 – "Homko" Cable-Remote Mower
 1954 – Brobeck Autonomous Lawnmower
 1955 – Arthur Robot by Kirt Golden
 1958 – VOX Mower & Hedger Concept
 1959 – Radebaugh Autonomous Lawn Robot Concept
 1959 – Webb R/C Lawn Mower
 1959 – Kyler Remote-controlled Lawn Mower
 1961 – Radio-Electronics Jacobson Automated Lawn Mower
 1966 – RoboMow
 1969 – Mowbot Lawn Mower
 1979 – French Mower
 1984 – EZ Mower / Robomower by Reza Falamak
 1990 – Lawn Ranger
 1994 – Poulan Weed-Eater
 19xx – Hulk Lawn Mower
 1989 – Virginia Plate the walking Robot
 1997 – LawnNibbler
 2005 – Burning Man Walking Mower
 2008 – "Mower" the walking lawn-mower
 
Early Gardening Robots
 1956 – Robert Robot – Bernard Smith
 1958 – VOX Mower & Hedger Concept
 1972 Drones – Silent Running
 1995-9 – Telegarden Robotic Gardening
 
Early Hair Dressing Robots
Under Construction
 1899 – L'an 2000 Barber Concept
1938 – Cartoon
 1955 – Ed Emshwiller Concept
 1964 – Mobot Mk II Brushing Hair
 1964 – Scholz's MM7 Robot Brushing Hair