Woodworking

Spraying in an Enclosed Finishing Paint Booth
Posted on August 21, 2019

Woodworking Paint Booths: Choosing Between Open Face & Enclosed Spray Booths

When choosing among woodworking paint booths, woodworkers have two primary options: an open face paint booth or an enclosed paint booth. The first option takes less floor space and is more cost-effective but lets in more contaminants, while the latter is larger and more expensive but produces a better quality finish. Often, the spray booth […]


Enclosed Finishing Woodworking Paint Booth
Posted on August 06, 2019

“I expect a company to stand behind their product; I did not expect the level of support that GFS provides.”

When Chris Soule lost his job as an automotive refinish painter during the recession in 2009, he took it as an opportunity to turn his residential and commercial painting side gig into a full-fledged business. Now with a new GFS Enclosed Finishing Paint Booth, Clean Cut Painting continues to increase in quality as their business grows.


Woodworking paint booth
Posted on July 18, 2019

“Spraying in a GFS paint booth has become a competitive advantage for us.”

Zach Kenney recently took his woodworking business to the next level with the purchase of a new Global Finishing Solutions (GFS) General Purpose Paint Booth.


Posted on April 30, 2019

How to Properly Enclose an Open Face Paint Booth

While curtains are more affordable than doors and may offer more flexibility for product entry, they do not provide the level of protection from contaminants that is needed for the best possible finish. In this post, we will examine the differences between curtains and filtered doors on an open front paint booth.


Posted on July 26, 2018

Problem Solved — Chiavari Chair Manufacturer Expands Offerings With New GFS Equipment

To keep their inventory of chiavari chairs in peak condition, Vision Furniture outfitted an empty workshop and storage area in its Philadelphia headquarters to create a 2,100-square-foot paint workshop to process, sand, paint and refinish chairs in one place. Completed in 2018, the new paint workshop features a 14-by-7-foot Open Face Paint Booth and a 20-by-7-foot Drying Room from Global Finishing Solutions (GFS).


industrial paint spray booths
Posted on May 15, 2017

Problem Solved — Custom Wood Painting Operation Increases Throughput with Larger Shop and New GFS Finishing Equipment

A family-owned business since 1970, Balzer Painting was originally established by Dennis Balzer. Since its conception, Balzer Painting has grown exponentially and stably, with many of the team members working there for 20 or more years. Recently, Dennis passed the family business onto his son, Ben. Dennis and Ben built the business with a twofold […]


GFS curtain wall
Posted on March 22, 2016

GFS Now Offering Curtain Walls and Dividers for Industrial Applications

Osseo, Wisconsin – Global Finishing Solutions (GFS), a world leader in innovation for paint booths and finishing systems technologies, is now offering curtain walls and dividers for industrial applications. Designed for separating and maximizing usable shop space, retractable curtain walls can be used for a variety of applications, including dust containment, limited painting, sanding, grinding, […]


Global Finishing Solutions industrial open face booth
Posted on December 05, 2013

Problem Solved — Updated Finishing Studio for the Next Generation of Wood Crafters

Earlier this year, the Center for Furniture Craftsmanship began an initiative to dramatically expand their facility in order to provide greater scope and capability to their students. This initiative, now complete, saw a large improvement to the Center’s finishing studio, and GFS is proud to have played a role in equipping the newly expanded studio! […]