Home Care

Easily Re-vitalize Your Home

Choose from a wide variety of home care products at University Vacuum & Sewing to get all of your toughest cleaning jobs done. Whether you’re looking to reduce pet odors or just can’t seem to get rid of mystery stains, we have the quality products you need to eradicate stubborn dirt and grime.

Eliminate Your Toughest Odors

If your carpet or upholstery doesn’t smell as fresh as it should, we have a variety of odor eliminating products available. You’ll find non-toxic and safe stain and odor removers that will freshen up your flooring.

Come in today for a great selection!

Maison Berger

Tired of unwanted smells in your home or office? Are the odor eliminators you have been trying to mask the smell only lasting a short time? Stop by University Vacuum & Sewing and learn more about Maison Berger. The decorative lamp and inserts purify, and perfume the air like no other, offering a long-lasting and consistent smell. It offers many lamp styles and fragrances. Come and explore all the lamp shapes and colors!

Flexi-Felt Pads

Are you looking for felt pads to protect your floors and allow you to move your furniture with ease? Unlike other felt pads, Flexi-Felt pads do not break down no matter the weight because of the high density felt which is made with a soft wool blend. This product offers a lifetime felt warranty. Experience the difference in felts!

Fresh Wave

Tired of heavily perfumed deodorizers that merely mask foul smells? Fresh Wave is the cure for the common, chemical air freshener. Unscented Fresh Wave was created to eliminate odors — naturally. Fresh Wave Sprays, Crystal Gels, Vacuum Pearls, Laundry Multi-Purpose Additive, and Pearl Packs all use the power of nature for safe, non-toxic odor elimination without the use of perfumes or fragrances. Simple, natural, ingredients like Lime, Pine Needles, Aniseed, Clove, Cedarwood, and Water. The possibilities are endless. Odor Assassin: Great for covering up odor in your bathroom or stinky shoe closet. 6 scents available to choose from Fresh Orange, Crisp Apple, Juicy Tropical, Cranberry Spice, Mountain Snow and Tangy Lemon-Lime.

Fred's Fine Cleaning Center

Fred’s high performance cleaning solutions are designed to care for modern day delicate finishes found in today’s homes. These premium quality, eco-friendly solutions offer unsurpassed performance and efficiently maintain and protect your most prized possessions. These practical solutions will make detailing your stone counters, stone floors, wood floors, stainless steel appliances, delicate fixture finishes, high gloss finished woods, imported furniture, cabinets, upholstery, rugs, and plasma screens, to name a few, enjoyable and satisfying!  Fred’s Fine Cleaning Center – You considered every detail – So did Fred! Fred’s Fine Cleaning Center products are backed with a 100% satisfaction guarantee.

Lindhaus Chemicals

Lindhaus Ultimate Stain Remover – Alcohol based stain remover with no residue left behind. Velocity – Stain remover in an aerosol can that sprays deep for immediate response. Pet Stainoff – The power of 80,000,000,000 enzymes. They devour organic “accidents” completely and so much more.

Odor Control Solutions

A whiff and sniff away from clean, Odor Control Solutions naturally creates a healthy environment for you and your pets. These All-Natural, tiny crystals are designed for the worst smelling pet odors. Absorbs odors, reduces allergens and helps to release unwanted pet hair on furniture and carpets. Makes your home smell fresh & clean; feels as if you and your best friend went for a car ride with the top down.

Eliminates odors and allergens caused by:
Urine, Feces, Mildew, Mold, Smoke & Ash Trays, Chemical Odors in Carpets and All Bacteria Decompositions

Easy To Use:
Sprinkle directly onto the affected area, or when the odor source is general – such as mildew or smoke – sprinkle about one pound evenly over the entire room (approximately 100 sq ft.) Allow at least one hour to absorb odors. Vacuum carpet and discover no more bad smells. Product may also be left safely on the carpet.

Charlie's Soap

The laundry liquid or powder soap is safe & effective for all fabrics including silk, wool, linen, cotton and high-tech microfiber athletic and waterproof gear. Contains no dyes, phosphates, UV brighteners or perfumes! One Tablespoon per load. Great for people with allergies or sensitive skin. Leaves nothing behind but the sweet smell of clean. All-Purpose Cleaner Non-toxic and completely biodegradable, gets under grease and grime, gently releasing them without harsh abrasives. Quickly, easily and safely removes pitch and tar from machinery, tools, and hands. Cleans everything from false teeth to diesel engines. Safe on all washable fabrics, surfaces, finishes, and pets.

Grout & Multi-Surface cleaners by Stain-X

This product is 100% biodegradable and simple to use. The product was designed to make your life easier and simpler all while being safe for the environment and your family.

Odor Assassin

Great for covering up odor in your bathroom or stinky shoe closet. 6 scents available to choose from Fresh Orange, Crisp Apple, Juicy Tropical, Cranberry Spice, Mountain Snow and Tangy Lemon-Lime.

Ostrich Feather & Wool Dusters

This product is a natural fiber that has the amazing ability to grab dust and hold it. It won’t scratch your furniture and it is very durable. If it gets too dirty, you just give it a bath and it will be ready to go. The product was designed to make your dusting simpler all while being safe for the environment and your family. Available in assorted sizes.



Monday         9:00am - 5:30pm
Tuesday         9:00am - 5:30pm

Wednesday   9:00am - 2:00pm

Thursday       9:00am - 5:30pm
Friday             9:00am - 5:30pm

Saturday        9:00am - 2:00pm

Closed on Sunday


5739 University Avenue

Des Moines, IA 50311

Phone: (515) 255-3878

Email:  universityvacuum@gmail.com

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