The primary purpose of a paint booth is to contain hazardous materials like overspray and volatile organic compounds (VOCs), preventing fumes, chemicals, gases and vapors from spreading into the shop or environment outside. In addition to protecting the environment, complying with local regulations and codes, and keeping your employees and facility safe, enclosing the painting … Continue reading How to Buy a Paint Booth — 7 Steps to Make the Process Easier
Strippable paint booth coatings have become increasingly popular in the finishing world, but you still may be wondering why these are necessary or even helpful. Peelable protective coatings for your spray booth offer outstanding coverage to protect your investment, shop and employees. Simple application and fast removal save valuable time and make it easy to … Continue reading Why Should I Use Strippable Protective Coatings in My Paint Booth?
Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) offers a complete line of automotive refinish paint booths — with seven Ultra® and Performer® Paint Booth models in a variety of airflows and sizes to meet every shop’s productivity, quality, space and budgetary needs. In addition to our pre-engineered spray booth models, we offer shops the opportunity to upgrade any … Continue reading Automotive Paint Booth Options Designed to Improve Performance & Efficiency
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
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.”
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
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
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?
OSSEO, Wis. – Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) has partnered with RollSeal™ Automated Door Systems to offer a space and cost-saving roll-up door option for paint booths and other finishing equipment. Exclusive to GFS, RollSeal Doors can be installed easily at the booth’s entrance or exit, or positioned between bays in sideload booth systems. By eliminating … Continue reading GFS Partners with RollSeal to Offer Durable and Affordable Fabric Roll-Up Doors
OSSEO, Wis. – Large Equipment Paint Booths by Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) are now available with full ETL and ETL-C listings on all pre-engineered models and options. Recognized by local inspectors and authorities throughout North America, the ETL listed mark is proof of compliance with national safety standards. This facilitates faster, more successful installations and … Continue reading GFS Large Equipment Paint Booths Achieve Full ETL and ETL-C Listing