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SANDBLASTING FAQ’S

  • Why should I consider abrasive blasting?
      • The Sandblasting shop can remove the coatings a lot quicker than hand sanding or pressure washing your projects.
  • What types of abrasive blasting are there?
      • There are many different materials to use depending on the project. We use a variety of abrasive materials that limit the amount of dust when blasting. Green Diamond, Aluminum Oxide, Black Beauty, Corn Cob Grit, Glass Beads, Walnut shells, Crushed glass, Steel Shot and White Aluminum Oxide are popular materials used depending on the surfaces being blasted.
  • Will abrasive blasting create lots of dust and cleanup?
      • Depending on the materials used, clean up can be required and is available at additional charges.
  • How much does it cost to sandblast?
      • Contact The Sandblasting shop for pricing as every project is different.
  • Can abrasive blasting be done on site?
      • Depending on the project,The Sandblasting Shop can come to the job site or the items can be dropped off in our location in Greenville, TX.
  • Will abrasive blasting remove rust?
    • Yes it will but the surface has to be coated almost immediately to prevent further rusting.

CUSTOM POWDER COATING FAQ’S

  • Why should I consider powdercoating and not painting?
      • Powder coating is more durable and will last longer than paint.
  • What types of coatings are there?
      • There are over 6,500 colors and textures to choose from so contact The Sandblasting Shop for more information or drop by to see some of the many choices. 
  • Can powder coating be completed on site?
      • No it has to be completed at The Sandblasting Shop facility because of the curing process needed.
  • How much does it cost to sandblast
      • Contact The Sandblasting shop today to receive a quote as it’s dependent upon each custom project.
  • What can be powder coated?
    • Any metal and some plastics can be coated.

HYDRO DIPPING FAQ’S

  • Why should I consider hydrographics and not painting?
      • Hydro graphics / hydro dipping allows for creative patterns to be applied to items quickly vs. painting of items can be time consuming.
  • What types of prints are available?
    • There are 000’s of different prints depending on the customers choice. Contact The Sandblasting Shop for further information. 
  • Can hydro dipping / hydrographics be completed on site?
      • Unfortunately not as it has to be completed at The Sandblasting Shop facility because of the process.
  • How much does it cost to hydro dip?
      • Contact The Sandblasting shop today to receive a quote as it’s dependant upon each custom project
  • What can be hydro dipped?
    • Almost anything can be dipped. Contact The Sandblasting Shop for further information .

COVID19 DISINFECTION FAQ’S

  • Why should I consider using The Sandblasting Shop to disinfect my premises?
      • The Sandblasting Shop has the equipment to safely disinfectant certain aspects of your premises.  Contact The Sandblasting Shop for further information.
  • Are the disinfectants The Sandblasting Shop use safe to humans and animals?
      • The disinfectant solution is included on List N products that meet EPA’s criteria for use against the novel coronavirus that causes the disease COVID-19. Once the disinfecting agents are dried, the items are safe for use.
  • What surfaces can be disinfected?
      • HIgh touch surfaces can be disinfected.  Contact The Sandblasting shop today to receive a quote as it’s dependent upon each custom project.
  • How much does it cost to disinfect for COVID-19?
    • Contact The Sandblasting shop today to receive a quote as it’s dependent upon each custom project.