Introduction: $3 Washable Tentacle Duster

Websters are great, but how do you wash them.  Here's a way to make one that's very inexpensive and you can throw the dirty part in the washer easily!



(It also works well for cleaning the whiteboard)

Step 1: Supplies

two tentacle sponges from Dollar Tree    $2
one floor sweeper from Dollar Tree         $1

scissors
needle and thread

Step 2: Remove the Sponges

cut open a slit in the narrow side of each tentacle sponge and remove the spongey interior.

Step 3: Sew the Tentacle Sides Together

Sew the tentacle sides together as shown, leaving the back open.





Step 4: Slip It Over the Sweeper Head

Slip it on over the sweeper head, now you can use it for all sort of things like removing cobwebs from the ceilings, or even cleaning a whiteboard!

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Truehart (author)2013-03-22

Is the fabric stretchy? If not, how are you slipping it on the sweeper?

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foobear (author)Truehart2013-03-22

Good question. Yes, it has just enough stretch to get it on there but not so much that it slips off.

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Graceanne (author)2013-03-22

Good idea. It can also work as a floor duster.

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Penolopy Bulnick (author)2013-03-21

Very nice!

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mole1 (author)2013-03-21

Fantastic!

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