Projects

Planned Restoration

Tile Repairs

Tile Repairs

RFS was called in at the Buca di Beppo in Brandon, Florida, to provide BOH floor repairs. Our technicians cleaned and prepped the floor to accept replacement floor and base tiles that were damaged or missing. New grout was installed in all affected areas.

Walk-In Cooler Upgrades

Walk-In Cooler Upgrades

Having extensive experience in both the installation of stainless steel in restaurants and in working with walk-in coolers & freezers, RFS was called upon to provide upgrades to this badly deteriorating unit.

Redecoration of Flagship Cafe | Orlando, Florida

Redecoration of Flagship Cafe | Orlando, Florida

Work for this restaurant redecoration project consisted of removing all memorabilia in the 50,000 SF venue in multiple stages. This allowed for the continual operation of the café providing a consistent guest experience during the renovation. Memorabilia lighting upgrades were performed along with drywall and other utility work associated with the project. Over 40 similar renovations and redecorations have been performed for Hard Rock Café from Hawaii to Spain.

Front of House Design Upgrade | Tampa, Florida

Front of House Design Upgrade | Tampa, Florida

As a preferred vendor to Capital Grille locations across the United States, RFS was once again asked to step in and assist with a high profile and premium finishes front of the house wine rack design upgrade.

Front of House Flooring Replacement | Duluth, Georgia

Front of House Flooring Replacement | Duluth, Georgia

This project included a complete front of house flooring replacement of over 5,000 square feet. The existing floor had many areas covered in vinyl composition tile (VCT) and then completely covered again in commercial carpet.

Unplanned Restoration

Siding Repair

Siding Repair

While great for a beach vacation, Florida’s sunny and humid climate had taken its toll on the siding at this Altamonte Springs Bahama Breeze. RFS technicians provided the restaurant with swift, start to finish service, demolishing the damaged siding, replacing it with the specified James Hardie siding, and painting all to match the existing color scheme of the building.

Water Damage and Plumbing Repairs | Tampa, Florida

Water Damage and Plumbing Repairs | Tampa, Florida

Moisture seeping from the bartender side to the customer side of the bar had seriously deteriorated the bar die and flooring in this Brio Tuscan Grille restaurant. Following demolition, all damaged wood and tile were removed and the affected portions of the floor and base of the bar were sealed to ensure no further water damage would occur. All wood, millwork, and tile were replaced to match existing finishes. . Then the floor and base tiles were grouted. In addition, technicians corrected minor plumbing leaks to further protect the new and existing bar components.

Dining Room Odor Issue | Knoxville, Tennesee

Dining Room Odor Issue | Knoxville, Tennesee

Due to an odor issue in the dining room that remained unresolved after repeated repair attempts by a local contractor, RFS was called in to investigate and complete the repairs. After our initial investigation, we found cast iron vent stack issues and a water leak in the wall behind the restrooms and storage room.

Planned Renovations

Front of House and Restroom Renovations

Front of House and Restroom Renovations

For this project, the restrooms and front of house vestibule were reconfigured and renovated to meet current ADA requirements and specifications. Framing and construction of new walls was competed as needed to comply with requirements. Electrical, plumbing, tile fixtures, vanity package and final finishes were completed while keeping the restrooms operational to guests during operating hours.

Retail Upgrades

Retail Upgrades

This project involved a complete renovation of the retail area including installation of new offices, cash wrap, ceilings, carpet, tile, furniture and signage while keeping the store operational.

Prototype Bar

Prototype Bar

When a restaurant organization of both multiple concepts and locations across a large geographic area decides to implement a bar remodel program, the ability to work closely with a trusted vendor partner is paramount to the effort’s success. When Bahama Breeze decided to test a new bar remodel design concept in one of its legacy locations, they chose to partner with RFS.

Front of House Flooring Replacement | Duluth, Georgia

Front of House Flooring Replacement | Duluth, Georgia

This project included a complete front of house flooring replacement of over 5,000 square feet. The existing floor had many areas covered in vinyl composition tile (VCT) and then completely covered again in commercial carpet.

Front of House Remodel | Cleveland, Ohio

Front of House Remodel | Cleveland, Ohio

RFS was challenged by Benihana to provide a cost-effective way to refresh the restaurant’s guest areas, enhance the dining experience and drive increased guest traffic to their Cleveland, Ohio restaurant. All work was completed over a two-week period after closing hours, which eliminated guest and restaurant personnel disruption.

Restaurant Remodel | Nationwide

Restaurant Remodel | Nationwide

This restaurant remodel included the demolition and removal of atriums and installation of a new storefront. In addition, the floor, ceiling and wall finishes were replaced with current Wendy’s corporate design specifications. Lighting was also replaced and service counter upgrades were made.

The project is a brand roll-out initiative nationwide for a franchisee. During the restaurant remodel work, only the dining room was closed for five days while the restaurant’s drive-thru remained open during the entire project.