Our prices are based on many factors, but guided by our years of experience. Every bicycle and every paint project is unique, but this guide will help break down our pricing.
Ultimately, our prices are determined by Airglow through an initial estimate. We are always happy to discuss pricing with you anytime, by email or at 478-986-7021.
Standard Refinish -- $300
Total Average Cost -- $500 to $800
This price includes:
$300. Removal of existing finish, preparation of frame, three-stage paint system application in one color. Includes rigid frame only. Rigid forks are $100, $125 for carbon. Suspension forks vary by model.
$50 starting price, depending on style, number of decals in the set,
and difficulty of application. Call or email for availability and
Application and Clearcoating of Decals--$50 Average price per set
$50-75. This fee includes Fedex ground shipping in the
contiguous US, insurance, and very meticulous packing. We take great
care to insure the frame's safe arrival.
Additions to this include:
Additional Standard Colors
Your choice of our infinite selection of colors -- $50 each
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These colors incorporate a layer of pearl in the clearcoat. Examples of this finish include Bianchi's Celeste Green and most Opalescent or Pearlescent whites. Add $50-$75 to the standard refinish total.
This line of PPG bright metallic colors has extra depth and sparkle. Sometimes referred to as "candy" colors. Add $100-$150 to the standard refinish total .
These premium PPG paints change color depending on angle of viewing
and tone of light. See our Harlequin
page for photographs and information. Add $450 to standard refinish total .
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- Paint lugs in contrasting color -- $30-$60/lug
- Mask and preserve chromed or stainless lugs -- $30-60/lug
- Lug Lining (varies with difficulty and intricacy
of individual lugs) --$75-$100 average cost per frame
We can create any type of decal, including vintage sets and original
artwork. Prices vary based on size, number, and complexity of decals.
Cost can vary from $15 for a single color text (such as your name or
signature) to $150+ for detailed vintage reproductions. Email
us for a quote on your custom decals.
We offer full chroming services. Call for a quote.
Clean Existing Chrome
Hand cleaning, polishing and waxing. $25/Hour
Standard Refinish for Carbon Fiber Frames
Due to the nature of carbon fiber, the original finish must be removed by a labor-intensive process of hand sanding and cleaning. Add $125 to the standard refinish.
Apply Frame Saver Rust Protector
A must for any steel frame, applied during the paint process to maximize protection. $35.
Premium Hand Gloss
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This treatment includes buffing and waxing the entire frame by hand
in a three-part finishing process. $100-$150
Small cosmetic dings and dents
in all frames can be easily repaired by a number of techniques. Cost
for small dent repair starts at $25.
Structural Frame Damage and frame modification
We work with various builders, please inquire.
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Estimates and Quotes
Ready to get started, or just interested in what your project would cost? We're happy to get you an estimate. This initial estimate represents our best guess at the overall cost based on email and phone conversations.
After we have received and documented your bike and parts, we can issue an accurate quote. Based on our years of experience, estimates and quotes are typically very close, but we can't make any guarantees until assessing your bike in person.
There are occasionally circumstances that come up during work that can increase time and cost. Should this happen, you will be notified immediately, and the options will be discussed. Proper contact information is imperative!
Our regular office hours are 9am - 12 Noon Monday
through Friday, and our work hours are 9am - 5pm Mon-Sat (Eastern
Standard Time, United States). Call us at 478-986-7021 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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