Things to Know After Having Your Carpets Cleaned

Things to Know After Having Your Carpets Cleaned

So you’ve just had your carpets cleaned by the amazing crew at Springer Floor Care and your flooring has never looked better—now what? At Springer, we’ll never leave you hanging with any lingering questions about how to properly care for your carpets and floors.  We...
Common Floor Cleaning Myths

Common Floor Cleaning Myths

Household chores, such as cleaning your floors, have been around for centuries. It’s not uncommon to view old oil paintings depicting people floor sweeping with brittle brooms, or getting on their hands and knees with a big bucket of soapy water and a rag. This is a...
The Pros and Cons of Natural and Synthetic Carpet

The Pros and Cons of Natural and Synthetic Carpet

Carpet fiber is the material that your carpet strands are made from, and all carpet fibers come in two categories: natural or synthetic. Each kind has its own characteristics, along with certain pros and cons. Knowing the specific strengths and weaknesses of each...
When Is the Best Time of the Year to Have Your Carpets Cleaned?

When Is the Best Time of the Year to Have Your Carpets Cleaned?

The answer to this question has been long debated, but we’re here to let you know the truth: no specific season is better than the others. That’s right! Any time of the year is great for scheduling a professional cleaning. That being said, there are some things to...
How Having Your Carpets Cleaned Can Help Your Allergies

How Having Your Carpets Cleaned Can Help Your Allergies

After a snowy and cold Iowa winter, spring is always such a welcome relief. But, if you’re someone with seasonal allergies, spring can also be a miserable time of year for your sinuses. Between pollen, dust, dirt, and other seasonal changes, allergy season can be a...
Ways to Maintain Your Carpets and Rugs

Ways to Maintain Your Carpets and Rugs

If you have carpet or rugs in your home, you know they can go from bright and soft to rough and dingy if they aren’t cared for regularly. One day your carpet is looking brand new and the next thing you know, it starts to look like a parade has trampled through your...
How to Know It’s Time to Throw Out Your Rug

How to Know It’s Time to Throw Out Your Rug

You do everything you can to prolong the life of your home furnishings, but at some point, you have to accept that most things don’t last forever. Rugs, in particular, experience a lot of wear and tear so it is good to keep an eye on how they are holding up.  Many...
Here’s Why You Should Keep Your Furniture Tags

Here’s Why You Should Keep Your Furniture Tags

While they may often be large and obnoxious on your upholstered furniture, don’t cut off and toss the tags! When it comes to your upholstery and taking care of it, the tags are worth hanging onto. They have some essential information about the fabric and the best way...
Fast Spill and Stain Solutions

Fast Spill and Stain Solutions

Picture this: It is a brand new day and you’ve just poured yourself a cup of fresh coffee. While you are in the middle of getting ready for a busy day ahead, you knock your mug off the table, and watch in horror as your coffee spills all over your carpet. We’ve all...