Spring Cleaning Tip #25: Focus On The Floor
The major difference between a synthetic broom and a horse hair broom is that it can pick up even the tiniest particles of dust. Here, the technique matters — you should always sweep versus push (it can destroy the bristles) for best results. "We have the German horse hair broom," explains Liu. "It has a natural-static cling. It's really soft and great on wooden or tile floors."