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?
OSSEO, Wis. – Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS), a world leader in innovation for paint booth and finishing system technologies has released Booth Shield™, a complete line of peelable coatings for protecting paint booth walls, windows, lights and floors. “GFS is excited to offer our customers a fast, easy solution for booth protection and overspray capture,” … Continue reading GFS Releases Booth Shield Peelable Booth Protection
LED lights have grown in popularity over the last few decades — and for a good reason. They last longer, save energy and are better for the environment. In addition to shops, offices and warehouses, LED lights can offer significant advantages in a paint booth. Here are seven reasons why it may be time to … Continue reading 7 Reasons to Upgrade Your Paint Booth to LED Lighting
We’re always looking for ways to simplify our lives, whether personally or professionally. On a professional level, businesses are continually looking at ways to improve their operations. They implement processes to cut costs, increase productivity, improve quality and increase efficiency. In the paint shop, this can be done by investing in products to reduce waste … Continue reading 7 Paint Booth Accessories & Services to Make Life Easier
One of the simplest things you can do for the cleanliness and overall productivity of your paint booth is changing the intake and exhaust filters on a regular schedule. Preventative maintenance, in general, decreases the likelihood of your equipment failing, helps keep your paint booth producing efficiently, and keeps the production costs of your shop low. According to Brandon Lowder, … Continue reading The Effects of Poor Preventative 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
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?
We recently received a great question from a reader through our Finishing Academy website. The reader asked: "Is there a "magic number" on the manometer at which paint booth filters should be changed?" While it sure would be nice if there was a universal 'change-your-filters-now' number that would make everyone's maintenance a lot easier to … Continue reading Resistance Is Not Futile – Measuring Paint Booth Filter Performance
There are hundreds of different filters available out in the market for your spray booth and finishing equipment. There are many different filter manufacturers out there, and each filter they design is for a specific purpose or unique piece of equipment, and the unique design characteristics in each filter mean that they will perform differently … Continue reading Understanding Filtration Replacement Requirements – Free Download
GFS is proud to announce the latest innovation in paint booth filter technology with the WAVE Aqua paint booth filters! These filters are the world's first to be designed specifically to achieve maximum performance with waterborne paints. In this week's Booth Blog, we hear from Mike Snow, GFS' Filter Sales Manager and the driving force … Continue reading Revolutionary Filter Design – GFS’ New WAVE Aqua Paint Booth Filters