9 Products for Your Paint Booth That Optimize Safety and Performance

Keeping your paint booth clean and protected — from the walls to the floors — has a significant impact on your ability to produce high-quality paint jobs, maximize productivity and keep your employees and investment safe. With the help of GFS’ senior technical advisor, Jason Garfoot, we’ve identified nine products that can lead to clean, … Continue reading 9 Products for Your Paint Booth That Optimize Safety and Performance

“Loving the booth! Not sure why we didn’t install one sooner.”

Niverville Autobody 📍 Niverville, Manitoba Ferd Klassen recently upgraded his 40-year-old DeVilbiss booth to a top-of-the-line Ultra® XP1 Paint Booth from Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS). Please introduce your business and tell us your story: Niverville Autobody has been in business since the late seventies, and since its conception, we had been operating with the same … Continue reading “Loving the booth! Not sure why we didn’t install one sooner.”

GFS People: Meet the Quality Team

Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is a family-owned and operated company, focused on our family of exceptional employees. With this “people-first” approach, our employees have every chance to flourish and make their mark. Each month, we spotlight a different department within the company, from our manufacturing floor to our office buildings. At GFS, quality is everyone’s … Continue reading GFS People: Meet the Quality Team

A Year of Giving — GFS’ 2017 Charitable Donations

Giving back to the community is a value that has been instilled in our company since its inception. To involve our employees in the company’s charitable contributions, we handle all donation requests through an employee-run committee, our Charitable Donations committee. By providing scholarships, monetary donations and custom-made fire rings for community events, fundraisers, silent auctions … Continue reading A Year of Giving — GFS’ 2017 Charitable Donations

Problem Solved — Ohio Body Shop Improves Efficiency With the Help of Air Quality Grant

A new paint booth can significantly increase throughput — from providing more working area in the booth to shortening cycle times and allowing more cycles to run per day. It can also lead to improvements in paint finish quality and shop efficiency, as well as the invisible benefits of cleaner air in the body shop … Continue reading Problem Solved — Ohio Body Shop Improves Efficiency With the Help of Air Quality Grant

Problem Solved — Custom Paint Booths Designed for Custom Motorcycle Shop

Slightly south of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, you’ll find Custom Painted Vehicles (CPV), a shop that specializes in custom paint jobs, restoration and OEM work for motorcycles and motorcycle components. Steve Wright, owner of Custom Painted Vehicles, says that customers come to them with a variety of needs — some are looking for custom designs, while others … Continue reading Problem Solved — Custom Paint Booths Designed for Custom Motorcycle Shop

GFS People: Meet the Second Shift Manufacturing Team

Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is a family-owned and operated company, focused on our family of exceptional employees. With this “people-first” approach, our employees have every chance to flourish and make their mark. Each month, we spotlight a different department within the company, from our manufacturing floor to our office buildings. Let’s learn a little more … Continue reading GFS People: Meet the Second Shift Manufacturing Team

GFS to Participate in Free Shipping Day with REVO Handheld

OSSEO, Wis. — Joining the ranks of stores and vendors providing free shipping on the global holiday, Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is offering free shipping on REVO Handheld on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017 for all U.S. and Canadian customers. The innovative REVO Handheld rapidly cures filler and coatings in three minutes or less. In addition … Continue reading GFS to Participate in Free Shipping Day with REVO Handheld

“Upgrading to a GFS Paint Booth was like stepping out of a station wagon and into a Ferrari.”

Chaney Auto Works 📍 Franklin, Kentucky Scott Chaney wanted to make his shop's superior paint jobs even better. He turned to Global Finishing Solutions. Please introduce your business and tell us your story: In 1989, I graduated high school and started classes at Bowling Green Technical College for Refinish Technology. I worked at an independent repair … Continue reading “Upgrading to a GFS Paint Booth was like stepping out of a station wagon and into a Ferrari.”

What Is a Paint Booth?

With decades of experience, Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is the leading manufacturer of paint booths and finishing systems for many industries. But what exactly is a “paint booth” or “finishing system?” This is one of the most common questions we are asked at GFS. Here are the simple definitions and an expanded explanation of each … Continue reading What Is a Paint Booth?