Filtration concentration: An introduction to paint booth filters and maintenance

Choosing the correct filter for your paint booth can be a daunting task. The choices you make will have a direct impact on everything from the efficiency of your booth and the quality of the end product to booth maintenance costs and the safety of technicians. This guide will introduce you to and give insight … Continue reading Filtration concentration: An introduction to paint booth filters and maintenance

Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop

Michael Cifaldi of Cifaldi Motors in Cumberland, Wisconsin knew it was time to replace their aging, small paint booth. They had their old booth for 25-30 dyears and it was used when they purchased it. “Our old booth was basically falling apart,” Cifaldi said. And 'falling apart' is not an exaggeration. When they began taking … Continue reading Problem Solved – Bigger, Better Paint Booth for Auto Body Shop

GFS Announces Advancements in their Automotive Paint Booth Line

Building off the success of the Ultra and Performer booth products, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) has restructured their line of automotive paint booths, prep environments and mix rooms to fall under these two product ‘families’. Ultra paint booths remain GFS’ premium offerings, providing excellent quality and performance, and now with added features. Unlike any paint … Continue reading GFS Announces Advancements in their Automotive Paint Booth Line

UL Labels – What happens when parts are labeled, but the paint booth isn’t?

UL labels on paint booths and finishing equipment are a crucial factor for building inspectors, but they can lead to a great deal of confusion and frustration for a shop trying to get their equipment up and running when it's not entirely clear what is required.What's the real deal when it comes to UL labels … Continue reading UL Labels – What happens when parts are labeled, but the paint booth isn’t?

GFS, Axalta, and Kaeser team up to bring the hands-on paint booth demo back to SEMA!

Last year, SEMA attendees had the unique opportunity to suit up and spray the latest in waterborne paints inside a GFS paint booth. Every paint class filled up fast and the demo booth was one of the most talked-about scenes at the show.At SEMA 2013, this wildly popular paint booth demo will be back in … Continue reading GFS, Axalta, and Kaeser team up to bring the hands-on paint booth demo back to SEMA!

8 Things You Absolutely Need to Know About Paint Booth Lighting

Proper paint booth lighting plays a crucial role in achieving a quality paint job. There are many factors that go into creating a well-lit environment, including fixture quality, fixture location and type of light tube. The following are a few things to consider when it comes to paint booth lighting.1. T8 Energy-Efficient Light TubesT8 light … Continue reading 8 Things You Absolutely Need to Know About Paint Booth Lighting