See below for the latest news and information about Simon Surfaces, as well as our blog covering best practice tips and advice for maintaining commercial concrete surfaces.

Fuel Island Restoration Case Study

Case Study:Loaf ‘N Jug Fuel Island Restoration THE SITUATION Loaf ‘N Jug had nine locations in Colorado in need of fuel island foundation restorations to improve curb appeal. In addition, the rusted metal bands surrounding the existing fuel islands were a concern due to potential injuries and liability issues. They did not want just a “Band-Aid”…

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Are your gas islands driving away customers?

If your fuel islands have crumbling and cracked concrete or rusted metal bands sticking out like a sore thumb, your fuel islands might actually be driving customers to another station. Concrete fuel island foundations really take a beating over time. Leaking gas and oil, rain, snow, salt, and temperature changes can all take a toll…

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Repairing Sidewalks with Concrete-Alternatives

Questions: I have a few cracks and splits in my concrete sidewalk. How can they easily and cost-effectively resolve? Answer: When there are splits and cracks in sidewalks, there are normally one or two procedures. The first is a basic concrete repair so if there are isolated areas in the concrete causing trip hazards, we saw-cut…

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The Smart Alternative to Concrete Replacement

Before deciding to replace the damaged, worn concrete inside or outside your facility, you should know concrete restoration is a smart alternative solution available to you in today’s commercial marketplace. Epoxy mortar systems are 2-3 times stronger than conventional concrete, they’re able to seal the surface to prevent water and other substances from penetrating it,…

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Like New. Only Better.

The long-accepted solution for repairing damaged gas island foundations involved removing the pumps and the crumbling concrete, re-pouring fresh concrete, reinforcing it with a metal band around the edges and then painting it.  Or there was the band-aid approach of just painting it. In either case, there were flaws.  The standard replacement included a shiny…

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