Rule two: Wash your broom once in a while! It seems like common sense that you should wash a tool used to clean up all manner of gross things, but many people never think about it. Once every few months—or whenever your broom gets gunky—take it outside and give it a good shake. Then wash the broom’s head with soap and warm water in a bucket, sink, or even your bathtub, making sure to get deep in all the bristles for a thorough clean. Shake off as much water as you can, then leave the broom to air dry (bristles up!) overnight. Voilà! A clean broom.
Our pick’s head doesn’t have as extreme an angle as some brooms we tested, but it’s angled enough to get into corners, around furniture, and into odd kitchen crevices. The Casabella’s fluffy bristles are great at dragging crumbs and dust bunnies out of corners, but our pick isn’t as good as our runner-up at reaching under furniture. (We’ll address this more in the following section.)
When weekend soccer games and a quickly-growing garden demand your attention outdoors, getting organized inside can make your life a breeze! Bring order to any garage or workspace with this must-have storage system. Consisting of two tall side cabinets, two smaller cabinet units up top, two three-drawer units down below, and an open middle space with an elongated top surface, this set offers ample space for sports gear and workshop tools. Station it next to your hand-build workbench in the…
Two of the casters lock to keep the unit in place. The base of the tower has a grid pattern to keep tools from sliding off. Manufacturer: Rubbermaid. Easy to assemble with no tools needed. 100% Multi.
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I seriously love this wall mount. I even bought magnets to attach to it to hang notes and lists. I wish they sold just single panels to add to the 3 instead of buying a whole additional package/set. Clears a lot of space from ground. Highly recommended
The Up & Up dustpan has a bright green rubber lip that measures 8.5 inches across, two inches less than the OXO. It’s a bit too narrow for the Casabella’s head, but all the dustpan sets we tested had the same problem (except for one, which was expensive and not great at sweeping). Thanks to its stiff, wedge-shaped lip, the Up & Up outperformed all the other sets—even those with wider mouths—in our sweeping tests.
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The O-Cedar’s cover isn’t the easiest to remove—that honor goes to the Full Circle Mighty Mop and the Scotch-Brite Microfiber Floor Mop, which have convenient folding mechanisms but were worse at cleaning. Use caution when unsticking the O-Cedar’s Velcro—that can send a puff of pollutants into the air. (Other dust mops with full Velcro heads, like the Simplee Cleen and the Bona, had a particularly bad problem with this.) Once the Velcro is gently undone, slip the cover off the frame and throw it straight in the wash.
Easy To Fix,10 screws and 10 anchors to hold the wall mount organizer to ensure strong and sturdy holding. Tool rack at each side for storing household tools like screwdrivers, wrenches, scissors and …
The morning schedules for Summer 1988 included The Pink Panther, Silas (again!) and Play School. Various components of the regular daytime BBC1 schedule, such as the hourly news bulletins and the bizarre anthology series Five To Eleven, remained. These looked rather odd surrounded by But First This presentation – with the presenters doing their best to look sombre while linking into the news, often in fancy dress. It was rather surreal.
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The Closed Loop Yarn Design contained in these Triangle wedge mop heads reduces linting and fire hazards associated with laundering cut end style cotton dust mops. These Heavy Industrial Grade Dust Mo…
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This Hand Tool Rack TA051 allows for the vertical storage of up to 6 hand tools in an open trailer, allowing you to free up space for other important equipment. For open trailers. Comes with mounting hardware.
Ok, so you’re bound to have duct tape in your garage. If you have several rolls of differently colored tapes or different types of tape, you can easily create a dispenser that mounts to the wall and keeps your tapes perfectly organized. A few boards and a hacksaw blade are all you need to create a great dispenser that not only keeps your tape organized, it cuts it the perfect length every time. Via: Americanwoodworker – Jumbo Tape Dispenser
Lay your long-handled garden tools side by side with about 2 in. clearance separating each tool from the next. Use a tape measure to measure across the point where the handle meets each tool, determine the distance from the middle of one handle to the middle of the next and write down these measurements.
Offering versatile storage using a system of sturdy, all-steel organization products, the Gridwall wall storage system allows you to organize and store items like small tools, bikes and surf boards. Accessories include baskets, shelves and specialty hooks that securely attach to the steel wall grid.
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I bought the Casabella because I trust your reviews. It is a great broom, but the head snapped off mine after three weeks! I am so bummed out. I am not exactly Bam Bam so it wasn’t like I was using tons of force when sweeping my floors. Why, oh, why, can’t companies make products built to last!
I’m very disappointed with this. The reviews cannot be real. Very flimsy and within a couple of days the plastic was bending, the whole thing was leaning and looks like it is going to topple over. Notice I have about 25 items on it but many are light brooms, poles, etc. I would return if still had packaging.
The Microfiber material is very effective catching dust/pet fur off the hardwood floors. On first touch I thought it was sprayed with something to create the mild stickiness of the material. It is not sprayed with anything. Microfiber is designed that way to attract dust. Very effective in removing/attracting just about anything on the floor. I have large areas of hardwood and the microfiber works perfectly at cleaning fur and small particles from the surface. Very pleased with that part of the mop.