Frequently Asked Questions

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Thomastown Sandblasting has developed a list of frequently asked questions to provide greater information for our clients. If you need to know more you can also ask a question using the contact us page, call us on (03) 9466 3228 or email us directly at and we will be more than happy to answer all of your questions.

About Our Work

The length of time it will take to complete your project will depend on its scale and scope. If you require our full sandblasting and powder coating services, it will take longer than simply sandblasting or powder coating. Generally the full service will take several weeks, depending on our work load but your project can be prioritised upon request.

We have served the greater Melbourne Region for over 25 years.

Our team's extensive experience and the company's high quality equipment ensure our customers receive a top quality finish and attention to detail on each and every project. You can be assured you will receive the best customer service and your item's finish will be the most long lasting and durable, giving you years of wear and enjoyment.

At Thomastown Sandblasting, we routinely receive work that our competition either can't do or won't do. The secret is in our preparation and application capabilities.

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This website is here for information only. Each job is different and will require a specific quotation. There are no charges for quotations or advice.

Of course. Thomastown Sandblasting will arrange to meet you to discuss your individual project and needs at a time that suits you. We can discuss all your options in terms of products and the most cost effective solution, or simply fill out our Contact Form and one of the team will contact you directly.

Sometimes, but big jobs we have to see first to determine how rusted or caked the items is. Give us a call and let’s discuss your job.

We are able to bring our equipment to your home or business and do the work there. This means that if the glass is already installed it does not have to be removed. Off-site is where the blasting happens in our factory.

General Questions

Sandblasting is the process of erosion of a surface by shooting particles of an abrasive material at high speed using compressed air. These particles cause the surface to chip and thereby produce the frosted effect. By using a stencil to protect certain areas we can control the area blasted and thereby produce designs and logos.

Yes it can be! However we have been doing this for a long time now and our system minimises the impact that the dust will have on your life.

Yes. We can blast and coat anything you ask us to! No job is too big or too small.

Sandblasting is a very effective method of clearing out particles off a surface. Although it’s very similar to applying sandpaper, its mechanism ensures a smoother and finer finish. For surfaces that harbor tough particles such as rust and bumps, sandblasting is a very good option.