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Surface Specialists of South Central MN, Inc.
 Contact Bob & Marsha Murphy 507-625-1800


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About Us

Bob and Marsha Murphy are the owners of Surface Specialists of North Mankato, Minnesota.  The franchise was originally started in 1991 and purchased by Bob and Marsha in August 1992.  In 1995, they expanded their service area by adding their second franchise for the Rochester area.  Bob began his career as a repair technician with Surface Specialists Systems Corporate office for approximately 4 years prior to purchasing the North Mankato franchise.  Marsha has been actively involved with the office functions of the franchise from the onset. 

We think you will be very pleased with our professional and courteous service and the competitiveness of our prices.  We warranty all of our work and offer a 100% Customer Satisfaction Guarantee.  We take pride in the work we do, letting word of mouth be our best advertisement. 

Services Offered

We are your repair experts for chips, gouges, scratches, cracks and burns and in refinishing the following bathroom and kitchen surfaces: 

  • Fiberglass Bathtubs and Showers
  • Porcelain Bathtubs
  • Acrylic Bathtubs & Showers
  • Acrylic Hot Tubs & Spas
  • Cultured Marble Bathtubs, Showers Sinks & Vanities
  • PVC/ABS Plastic
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Formica or Laminate Countertops

Other Unique Services Include:

  • Custom Made Acrylic Liners & Wall Systems
  • Safety (Handicap) Tub Conversions
  • Jacuzzi Whirlpool jetting of existing Bathtubs
  • Bathtub Polishing
  • Solid Surface Repair and Polishing
  • Granite and Real Marble Polishing and Repair
  • Vinyl Window Frame Repairs

Service Area

Bob & Marsha service Olmsted, Dodge, Steele, Rice, West half of Wabasha, and Goodhue counties. They also own a second franchise, which services Nicolett, Le Sueur, Blue Earth, Sibley, Yellow Medicine, Lyon, Redwood, Brown, Cottonwood, Jackson, Noble and Waseca counties.  Map View

Contact Information

Our office hours are 7am-5pm, Monday through Friday.  Please contact us today at 507-625-1800 or direct email inquiries to

We accept cash, check, Visa or Mastercard.

270 Cliff Drive w North Mankato, MN  56003 w Phone: (507) 625-1800 w Fax: (507) 625-5436

 Each Surface SpecialistsÒ business is a member of a national franchise organization committed to quality workmanship and 100% Customer Satisfaction and is an independently owned and operated business.
All franchise locations are Independently Owned and Operated. They may not offer all services shown.
For services available and estimates in your area contact your l
ocal franchise directly

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621-B Stallings Road • Matthews, NC 28105 • Phone: 866-239-8707 • Fax: 704-821-2097