Parts & Filters

GFS Expands Aftermarket Service & Support Capabilities

OSSEO, Wis. – Effective June 5, 2018, Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) is excited to announce the development of a new business unit that will better align departments to support the growing needs of GFS’ customers for aftermarket service and support of their equipment. GFS’ field services, parts and filters sales, preventative maintenance and service, and […]


GFS Pleased to Announce New Manager of Parts & Filters Sales

OSSEO, Wisc. – Global Finishing Solutions® (GFS) is excited to announce the promotion of Steve Love to manager of the parts and filters sales department. Love has been with GFS since 2014, working within the industrial sales business unit. He began his career with GFS as an estimator, and in 2016 was promoted to the position […]


Technician applying booth shield

Why Should I Use Strippable Protective Coatings in My Paint Booth?

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 […]


Technician applying booth shield

GFS Releases Booth Shield Peelable Booth Protection

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,” […]


LED Lights

7 Reasons to Upgrade Your Paint Booth to LED Lighting

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 […]


Accessories and Services

7 Paint Booth Accessories & Services to Make Life Easier

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 […]


Paint covered exhaust fan

The Effects of Poor Preventative Maintenance

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, […]


GFS Wave Filters

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 […]


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 […]


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 time to select your paint booth lighting. 1. T8 […]


« Older Posts