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12. Squeegee
If you have a dog or a cat, then you know just how quickly your house can become overrun with animal hair. And even more frustrating, sometimes the vacuum fails to pick everything up. To make the chore easier, get a squeegee with a long handle and use it as a "hair rake." The rubber squeegee will help loosen the hair embedded in the carpet or furniture fabric, and will also help clump the hair  together. Then you can just pick or vacuum it up.