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Elevate Your Products with AFI's Unrivaled Coating and Finishing Solutions

In the competitive world of coating and finishing, AFI shines as an industry trailblazer, offering an unrivaled value proposition that sets us apart. Our all-encompassing approach, meticulous customization, superior quality, punctual delivery, and steadfast dedication to customer satisfaction make us the ultimate ally for all your coating and finishing requirements.

At AFI, we take immense pride in serving as your one-stop destination for all projects. Our in-house prowess and state-of-the-art facilities empower us to deliver end-to-end solutions, from conceptualization and product development to the final coating and finishing touches. By partnering with AFI, you streamline your processes, save valuable time, and ensure a seamless experience from beginning to end.

We recognize that each project is distinct, which is why we specialize in delivering highly customizable solutions tailored to your unique specifications. Our team collaborates closely with you to bring your vision to fruition, adapting our processes and capabilities to align with your industry and application. Whether you require a specialized finish or an intricate coating, AFI possesses the adaptability and expertise to make it a reality.

Quality forms the bedrock of our operations. We invest in cutting-edge technologies, utilize only premium materials, and adhere to rigorous quality control measures to guarantee that every product we coat or finish surpasses the highest standards of excellence. With AFI, you can have unwavering confidence that your products will not only exude stunning aesthetics but also withstand the test of time, delivering enduring value to your customers.

At AFI, we recognize that time is paramount. That's why we have optimized our workflow processes and assembled a dedicated team to ensure timely delivery of your coating and finishing projects. We understand the criticality of meeting deadlines without compromising quality, and we work relentlessly to achieve this equilibrium, enabling you to bring your products to market with utmost assurance.

What truly distinguishes AFI is our exceptional customer service. We believe in fostering long-term, collaborative partnerships founded on trust, transparency, and open communication. Our team is always ready to address your inquiries, provide expert guidance, and offer regular updates on your project's progress. With AFI, you are not merely a client; you are a cherished partner.

Choose AFI as your coating and finishing ally, and experience the transformative impact our comprehensive solutions, customization, quality, delivery, and exceptional customer service can have on your products and overall success. Elevate your offerings with AFI, and let us help you outshine your competition in your industry.

PRETREATMENT: The Foundation of a Flawless Powder Coating Finish

At AFI Powder Coating and Sandblasting Solutions, we specialize in custom metal pretreatment solutions that ensure long-lasting, high-quality powder coating finishes. Our comprehensive pretreatment services include:

  • Degreasing: Removing grease, oils, and contaminants from metal surfaces

  • Iron Phosphate Treatment: Enhancing powder coating adhesion on steel substrates

  • Aluminum Conditioning: Preparing aluminum parts for optimal coating adhesion

  • Advanced Options: Zirconium rinses, sandblasting, and burn-off processes for demanding applications

  • Six-Stage Wash System: Alkaline cleaner, water wash, zirconium pre-treatment, reverse osmosis water rinse, and sealer for thorough cleaning

  • Abrasive Blasting: Removing rust, corrosion, and creating ideal surface profiles for superior adhesion

  • Burn-Off Oven: Safely removing existing coatings without damaging steel parts (up to 60" x 80")

  • Masking: Protecting areas that should remain uncoated for a clean, precise finish


Our state-of-the-art facility and experienced team ensure that your metal parts receive the appropriate pretreatment before powder coating with epoxy, polyester, polyurethane, or epoxy-polyester based coatings.

Trust AFI Powder Coating and Sandblasting Solutions for expert metal pretreatment services that deliver stunning, durable, and long-lasting powder coating finishes for your projects.

Trust AFI's Sandblasting Expertise for Your Finishing Needs

At AFI, our comprehensive sandblasting services simplify your project by eliminating the need to outsource stripping before powder coating. Our state-of-the-art indoor blasting facility and skilled team are fully equipped to handle your sandblasting requirements with precision and efficiency, saving you valuable time and effort.

Whether you're looking to refurbish patio furniture or clean small to large parts, AFI has the expertise to deliver exceptional sandblasting and powder coating results. Our sandblasting capabilities serve a wide range of purposes, including:

  • Refinishing Parts: Restore old or worn components to their original condition

  • Creating Surface Profiles: Prepare surfaces for optimal coating adhesion

  • Removing Corrosion: Eliminate rust and corrosion for a clean, fresh start

  • Mechanical Etching: Enhance surface roughness for improved coating bond

With AFI's sandblasting services, you can trust that your parts will receive meticulous preparation, ensuring the perfect foundation for a flawless finish. Our experienced team takes pride in their attention to detail, guaranteeing that every part is thoroughly cleaned, prepped, and ready for the powder coating process.

AFI's Masking Expertise: Delivering Precision and Protection for Your Unique Products

At AFI, our expertise in masking stems from tackling the unique challenges presented by clients with prototype products often crafted from rare metals and stringent specifications. We've developed tailored masking methods to meet these demands, ensuring precision and excellence in every project.

Masking plays a crucial role in the powder coating process, and we employ various techniques to achieve optimal results.

High-Temperature Masking Tape: Ideal for flat areas, applied with care to prevent surface contamination. Swift removal post-baking ensures seamless results.


Aluminum Foil: Versatile and cost-effective, suitable for use at any oven temperature. Applied in conjunction with tape, it offers efficient coverage and time-saving benefits.


Plugs: Perfect for masking threaded holes, providing comprehensive coverage to shield threads and edges. Available in various materials for temperature resistance.

Pull Plugs: Standard for through-holes, featuring a handle for insertion and a wider section for secure placement.

Flanged Pull Plugs: Suited for threading through holes, ensuring the first thread remains powder-free. Removal is effortless, maintaining precision throughout the process.

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AFI delivers value through tailored powder coating solutions. Our offerings include reliable service, competitive pricing, and an extensive palette of high-performance powder colors. Experience our in-house sandblasting for precision finishes. Discover more about our services and kickstart your project today.


8844 Suite-B Washington Blvd
Jessup, Maryland 20794

Phone: (410) 888-9228

Hours: Mon-Fri 7:00 AM- 3:00PM


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