Surface Specialists - Tub Repair and Refinishing Experts

Bathtub Repair & Refinishing Franchise

Are you looking for a low cost franchise in the bathroom and kitchen remodeling industry? Find out more about the Surface Specialists bathtub repair and refinishing franchise and what makes us the most diverse restoration franchise.

Home Restoration Franchise Leaders

Our franchises have been leaders in the bathtub and kitchen repair industry for over 30 years and represent over 80 bathtub manufacturers across the country for their warranty repairs. What started as a business to repair burns in counter tops has expanded over the years to become one of the nations largest franchises offering bathtub and kitchen repair and refinishing. Surface Specialists franchises also offer more options and price points to customers than any other single restoration franchise.

Low Cost Tub Refinishing Franchise

There are several benefits to opening a bathtub repair and refinishing franchise. Surface Specialists low cost franchise fee enables some prospects to start your own business for as little as $43,200. We realize that since our ideal franchisee comes from a blue-collar, hands-on work history that they may not have the access to the funds necessary to start their own business. This is why we also offer in-house financing for a portion of the franchise fee which allows franchises to get started for as little as $29,000 down.

Highlights of a Surface Specialists Franchise

Low Start-Up Cost

Total Initial Investment


Includes Franchise Fee of


As published in Item 7 of our 2023 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

Revenue Potential

Top Franchise Gross Sales


Average Franchise Gross Sales


As published in Item 19 of our 2023 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

Exclusive Territory

Includes population base up to

2 Million

As published in Item 12 of our 2021 Franchise Disclosure Document (FDD)

Veteran Discounts

Veterans receive a Discount of


Off of the Initial Franchise Fee
As listed in Item 5 of our FDD 

Home Based Business

With services provided on-site, a home-based business keeps your overhead costs low and offers several advantages over a storefront business!

Is a Tub Repair Franchise Right for you?

One of the most beneficial aspects of franchising is having a strong support system to rely on. The primary source of support at Surface Specialists is franchisor, Dan Kaplan. In the video below, learn more about Dan through his conversation with Nick Powills, Publisher of Topics include Dan's franchise story and what makes the Surface Specialists franchise work.

Costs & Fees

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Exclusive Territory


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Awards & Recognition

Visit our History Timeline for a full list of Awards

We have been ranked Best of Best for over 10 years by Franchise Business Review. Watch the video below for information on the impact and importance of these awards  based on Franchisee Satisfaction.

Are you ready to learn more about the Surface Specialists franchise and if a tub repair and refinishing franchise is right for you? We still have several territories available throughout the US and Canada. Tour our website, then call us or fill out the franchise information form to take the next step!