Experience. Knowledge. Passion.

We are a family owned and operated auto repair shop, with decades of experience from a family of specialized mechanics, automotive painters, and talented artists. At 3 Guns Customs, we not only repair and paint – we also fabricate, build and innovate so you get your vehicle the way you want it. From heavy duty trucks to race cars, and everything in between!

To add to your Custom experience, we are proud to announce we are now offering: Screen Printing for Team Shirts, company logos, and more!

3 Guns Customs is DRIVEN to provide our customers with Quality and DEDICATED to you! We Promise You will be satisfied!


Jim Teachman

Sales & Service Writer

Jim has been in the automotive industry for over 40 years. He has now teamed up with his son and joined the 3 Guns team! The knowledge he brings to the table is an asset to the company. Jim’s experience in fabrication is like no other, and he gets a charge out of a challenge with projects that no one else can handle! For your welding needs, he is a certified welder in mig, tig and stick welding. Jim specializes in fiberglass repairs and fabrication. If you need an estimate, call Jim. 

Brian Teachman

Custom Artist & Paint Specialist

Brian has brought collision & custom together to introduce Paint By Teach Inc dba 3 Guns Customs. From drag racing to the body shop business, he has always been able to work closely with his father Jim and brother Jamie. Being in the industry for over 22 years, Brian has not only gained knowledge and expertise, but he has also found his true talent in custom artwork designs. He started with racing stripes, and then his imagination escalated into another level of custom graphics. Brian has mastered custom fades, flames, & any custom designs that come to mind, from helmets to motor homes! Now expanding his talent to vehicle wraps! Trust your vehicle is in good hands with the paint guru Brian, who is also certified in multiple paint lines, such as PPG, DUPONT, Imron500, BASF & CROMAX.

Michelle Meeker

Office Manager & Customer Relations

Michelle keeps the daily operations, in the office, running smoothly. She brings superior customer service and is always building customer relations. Michelle will be there to assist you with all your insurance claims. Call Michelle to set up your appointment today!

drew zettervall

assistant general manager

Drew has 25+ years experience in the automotive and truck repair industry. He also has 10+ years experience as the paint shop manager for luxury and exotic vehicles. He is the Insurance approved specialty vehicle paint labor adviser.  Drew is certified in GM and Toyota as i certified Technician. He is certified as a ICAR Gold refinisher with a specialty in water borne materials. Drew is also a blend and tinting specialist.  Drew is the paint labor adviser. customer satisfaction assurance manager, director of quality control, and the insurance estimator auditor. 

jamie teachman

general Manager

We Are Located In Chesapeake, VA
3 Guns Customs
816 Tluchak Lane

Chesapeake, VA 23323   

Phone: 757.337.0238

Monday – Friday: 8:00am – 5:00pM Saturday and Sunday: closed