WHO WE ARE
BAPS is a trusted source for the auto body repair industry that offers superior service and quality products. We partner with numerous equipment and supply manufacturers to ensure that we can provide high performance products and services needs to guarantee customer satisfaction.
BAPS has a highly trained sales force that provides ongoing support for our customers. They are knowledgeable in innovative techniques and services and can provide specialty products to meet the growing needs of the refinishing industry.
Integrity: We strive to treat people fairly and honestly with a code of ethics in our actions, our values, and our practices.
Teamwork: We will achieve our goals and vision as a result of the combined effort of each individual.
Profitability: We believe that every investment should have a valuable return be it monetarily or through personal and professional development.
Innovation: We will use cutting edge products, technology, and process to enhance the experience of employees and customers to be leaders in our field.
Service to Others: We trust that service is not something we do but is a part of who we are and that it is measured in the satisfaction of those we serve.
R.F. Berkheimer & Sons began in 1961 as a painting contractor. In 1979, the business switched from a residential painting business to an automotive paint and supplies distributor. In partnership with PPG, BAPS became a single line distributor of PPG products and soon earned Platinum Distributor status.
R.F. Berkheimer and Sons Painting Contractors (1961)
BAPS Auto Paints and Supply original store location (1979)
BAPS is now a third generation, family-owned company with over 50 years of serving the community. With the fourth generation actively being developed as the future leadership and with strategic plans to continuously expand locations, products, and services, BAPS is sure to be here to service you for many years to come.
Second, third, and fourth generations of the Berkheimer family
Founders of BAPS Lottie, Dottie, Ray, and Bob Berkheimer
Past and current BAPS owners Sharon Hogue and Dean, Ray, & Bob Berkheimer
BAPS fourth generation poised to lead the company, Andrew & Austin Hogue and Tim & Brett Berkheimer