Now why don’t we ever see a simple solution like this in the shops? Standing broom by red dot winner, Malaysian Poh Liang Hock can stand up by itself via a folding action. The user applies downward pressure on the handle to fold the broom head, and then turns the handle clockwise to lock it in place. Unlocking the broom from its standing position involves turning the handle counter-clockwise on the block, and snapping the broom head back into its vertical position.