Author Archives: Writer

What Causes Coating Failures?

To the casual observer, adding a layer of paint to a room, building or storage tank seems relatively straightforward. You pick a color you like, tape up the parts you don’t want to be painted and then get to work. If that’s the philosophy you’re bringing to a new coat of paint for your business, […]

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Benefits of Water Tank Painting

A lot of business owners who rely on their water tanks to feed livestock, irrigate their property or any of a variety of other invaluable tasks make a critical mistake: they believe that their water tank doesn’t need to be painted. After all, what’s the point of adding a layer of paint on something that […]

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What Is Considered Industrial Painting?

The field of industrial painting is not to be confused with the field of commercial painting. While both of these fields will involve painting a building or structure for business reasons, there are different goals in the two processes, and thus different types of paints and painting applications used to achieve them. Read on for […]

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What Goes Into Painting an Airplane Hangar?

Great Western Painting performs the commercial painting jobs no one else wants to do throughout California, Texas and Utah. One of these project types is airplane hangars. This is due to airplane hangar painting challenges that are unique to these structures. However, we are always up for this challenge! This is how we tackle this […]

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What Is Media Blasting?

Media blasting is a process in which abrasive media gets shot through a nozzle with pressurized air at a substrate or material. The force of the impact of that abrasive media against the blasted surface makes it easier to strip rust, paint, blemishes and finishes from the surface. It’s very similar to pressure washing, but […]

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