You have to wear gloves if you don't want to get your hands dirty when squeezing the water out. It gets even more complicated if you like using hot water to clean your floors. If you don't want to use your hands, you have to buy the O-Cedar Quick Wring bucket at about $10.
It's very easy to wield and use this mop since it's made of lightweight aluminum and plastic parts. It also comes with a long adjustable handle and an optional extension. The telescopic handle is about 44 to 55 inches long so even those taller than 6 feet will appreciate its length.
I have used quite a number of mops in my years of cleaning my house. Even if this mop is priced more than the others, I believe it's worth every cent I paid for it. I have a really bad back so not having to bend when cleaning the mop or at when cleaning at certain angles is such a blessing! Also, I hated...
Great if you don't want to get your hands dirty
Great for seniors, tall people, or those with bad backs
Easy to use
Great for cleaning under furniture, corners, and baseboards