Powder coating is an excellent option for residential and commercial railings alike. Not only can it remove rust and buildup from an old railing, but it can also give your railing an entirely new look and texture. Here is a look at what powder coating can do for all types of railings. Continued
Are you working on a car restoration project this summer? Car restoration is a popular hobby, but it can be a bigger challenge than many people anticipate. It will take time, passion, and know-how.
We can help make your project successful with power coating. Most restoration buffs find power coating the perfect finish for their vintage car.
Summer’s here again, which means that most of us are feeling the call of the great outdoors pulsing through our veins. It’s the perfect time to go exploring, hunting, fishing, and hiking. Do you have an ATV that helps you get out into the deep woods and open spaces?
ATVs can be used for fun or function. But in either case, for many people their ATV is their baby. It’s the most fun toy you own, and the perfect tool for any adventure. But we have a question for you: does your vehicle stand out? Does it look like YOU?
Maybe it’s time to think about a fresh coat of powder. Continued
Having beautiful patio furniture in your yard can make the summer months more enjoyable. It’s quite fun to lounge back after a long day watching your kids play in the yard, or host an outdoor barbecue and actually have somewhere for your guests to sit. While outdoor furniture is sturdy and built to last, it does wear down over time. In order to combat that, here are few tips and tricks to help your patio furniture last as long as possible. Continued
What can you powder coat?
There are so many things that you can powder coat, the better question is “What can you not powder coat?” While the most common thing to powder coat is metal, you can powder coat nearly anything that is electrically conductive and can withstand the powder coating process. Below are 9 things that you can powder coat, but there are many more options! If you have an idea for a custom project, feel free to contact us. Continued
Clear powder coat has a great many applications in the world of powder coating—probably more than you think. Here is a look at what clear powder coating is exactly and how you can use it. Continued
Powder coating isn’t a cut and dry science; rather, it is a complex realm involving many different types of resins, crosslinkers, flow aids, pigments, and more. Here is a look at the many different types of powder coat that are out there.
There are two major types of powder coating: thermoplastic and thermoset. Here is a look at each, along with the different types you’ll find under each category. Continued
Have you ever wondered about the environmental impact of powder coating, and whether it’s a more beneficial option than traditional spray paint? Read on to learn about how powder coating is much greener than other finishing processes. Continued
Spring is one of the best times to renovate your home, and your home renovations at this time of the year need not be quite as expensive as you might think. When you choose to repurpose rather than replace, you can enjoy significant savings, all the while giving your home a completely new and updated look. Powder coating in particular is a great way to give older pieces in your home new life so that you can avoid unnecessarily replacing them—and continue to enjoy them for years to come. Here are some of the many ways that you can involve powder coating in your home renovations this spring. Continued
Powder coating is an incredible process that can restore old parts and products to look like new. Powder coating has been around for over 50 years, and has been used commercially as well as privately to make new things last longer and add life to parts that would otherwise have to be retired. Powder coating makes parts more weather resistant as well as waterproof, protecting the part from the elements. Read below how powder coating can save you from having to buy brand new parts. Continued
A few months back, we posted about a few sports that benefit from powder coating (in case you missed the post, here it is). Due to powder coating’s strong and water resistant finish, it is a great option to protect and personalize your sports equipment. Below are a few examples of sports equipment that can easily be powder coated. Continued
Ever wondered why powder coating is most frequently used on metal, while on other materials powder coating is used with more caution? Here is a look at why metal and powder coating work so well together. You’ll also learn about how advancing technology is making powder coating other materials possible. Continued
If you’ve only recently heard of powder coating, then you might be surprised to find just how commonly you see it in everyday life. Here are some of the most common applications for powder coating. Continued
Sometimes powder coating will chip or crack, and continue peeling just like an egg shell. Not only does chipped powder coating look bad, it can it allows the elements to wear away the precious parts you tried so hard to protect. If powder coating is so strong and durable, what causes it to crack or chip? Continued
Every industry is surrounded with strange myths, and powder coating also has their fair share of stories. Powder coating is a free-flowing dry powder that is applied to different surfaces. The object that you are coating is charged with a negative electric charge, and the powder is shot at the object through a gun that gives the particles a positive charge. The object is then cured in an oven, creating strong chemical bonds that seal the coating. While the process seems easy enough, many do not understand it, so they create myths. Read on for the most common myths surrounding powder coating. Continued
Part of the progression of the art world is dependent on the development of new mediums, which can further the possibilities of what artists are able to conceive and accomplish. Every year, there are new and exciting ways to do art that come to light. Recently, many artists have utilized powder coating in a variety of ways, but most particularly in the world of 3D art. While many of the ways to use powder coating in art may not have been discovered, yet, here are some of the reasons why artists are using it right now… Continued