Microfiber cloths and mops have long been one of professional cleaners’ favorite tools, and now they’re making their way into many households. When microfibers were first invented in Sweden in the 1980s, European cleaning professionals happily adopted the dense yet lightweight material that packs a cleaning punch. They finally started taking off in the early 2000’s in America, and now they’re among the most common tools used in the professional cleaning industry, due mainly to their effectiveness at removing soil.
Why are our cleaners using microfibers in your home? Here’s a breakdown of some of the reasons we swear by microfibers.