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Unique Art at Westside Finishing

Westside Finishing has had the privilege of working on some very unique projects over the years. Traditionally, many of the parts that come into our facility are coated for commercial use or for everyday functionality. Every so often, we will get some "one of kind...

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Getting to know Westside Finishing

One of the things that makes Westside Finishing successful is the team we have behind the scenes that gives special attention and detail to every job. Our several different departments each have a significant role in our preparation and production, below is just a...

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Taking The Right Steps: Pretreatment

A quality powder coated finish begins with pretreatment and depending on the type of metal you are looking to powder coat, that pretreatment process can vary greatly. Below is just a quick reference guide on what types of pretreatment are required for specific types...

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The Eco-Friendly Perks of Powder Coating

The world around us is ever changing and many industries and businesses are continuing to look for ways to reduce their carbon footprint and overall, be more aware of their contribution to the environment around us. The powder coating world is no different with these...

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How Does Powder Coating Work?

What people don’t always know about powder coating, are the steps that are taken behind the scenes to get that perfect finish. When parts enter our facility, they are checked in with both our shipping and our pricing department. These departments inspect the parts for...

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Powder Coating: Is It Worth The Investment?

You may be asking yourself “is powder coating worth the investment?” and the short answer to that is-absolutely! When you are looking to have a part powder coated, you are choosing to give your part a long-lasting durable finish. This coating serves as an armor that...

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Selecting the right Powder: Part 1

When an incoming job enters our facility the first thing our pricing department will do is thoroughly inspect your part to ensure it can withstand the entire powder coating process.  They will also look for a hole, or a section of the part that will allow it to be...

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WSF Achieves PCI 3000 Re-certification

 Westside Finishing is proud to announce the achievement of PCI 3000 recertification, marking six (6) consecutive years of certified status. The PCI 3000 Certification Program, administered by The Powder Coating Institute (PCI), is an extensive audit program that...

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