As early as 4,000 years ago in the Xia Dynasty, there is a person called Shao Kang, a chance to see a wounded pheasant dragged forward to climb, climb over the dust of a lot less. He thought, this must be the role of chicken feathers, and grabbed a few pheasant plucked hair to make the first broom. This is also the origin of Duster. Because of the use of chicken feathers too soft, but also not wear-resistant, less Kang is to change the bamboo strips, grass and other raw materials, the duster into a durable broom.
Brooms and brooms are different, brooms generally refers to the kind of bamboo made of large, used to clean the yard and large area of the site and road. The broom generally refers to the smaller kind of sorghum head, used to clean the house.