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About Us

Russ Stark has been the proud owner of Surface Specialists in Wrenshall, Minnesota since January 1994.  Russ first became involved in the bathtub repair industry back in 1989. 

We are proud to offer the very best in quality repairs available.  Our professional, courteous service and attention to detail allows us to stand out.  Whether it’s taking our shoes off at your door or cleaning up after we are done, we work hard for your complete satisfaction.  We take great pride in the work that we do and enjoy the smiles we bring to our customers! 

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Give us a call and ask us about the many different services we offer.  We work hard to schedule your work to be completed within 10-15 business days of notification.  And we warranty all of our work. 

Services Offered

At Surface Specialists, we are experts in repairing chips, gouges, scratches, cracks and burns and in refinishing bathroom and kitchen surfaces including: 

  • Fiberglass bathtubs and showers
  • Porcelain bathtubs
  • Acrylic bathtubs and showers
  • Acrylic spa and hot tub refinishing
  • Cultured marble bathtubs, showers, sinks and vanities
  • PVC/ABS Plastics
  • Ceramic tile
  • Laminate countertops

Other unique services include:

  • Custom made acrylic liners and wall systems
  • Safety (handicap) tub conversions
  • Whirlpool jetting of existing bathtubs
  • Vinyl window frame repairs
  • Swimming pool repair and refinishing
  • Solid surface repairs & polishing

Additionally, you can drop off your tubs and sinks to be refinished or repaired in our shop and we offer sandblasting of your clawfoot tub exterior and feet.

Service Area

Russ services Lake, St. Louis, Crow Wing, Aitken, Itaska, Carlton, Koochiching, Cass, the Northern ½ of Mille Lacs, Northern ½ of Kanabec and Northern ½ of Pine in Minnesota (Map View); Douglas, Bayfield, Washburn, Ashland and Burnett counties in Wisconsin (Map View); and Gogebic county in Michigan (Map View).

Contact Information

Our office hours are 8:30am to 3:30pm, CST, Monday through Friday.  Please contact us today at 218-384-4175 to discuss your individual needs or you may direct email inquiries to 

 PO Box 144 w Wrenshall, MN 55797 w Phone: (218) 384-4175 w Fax: (218) 384-4187

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