Quality Roofing Tools, Masonry Tools, Hand Tools and More
John Stortz & Son, Inc. is a fifth generation American family of toolmakers located in “Old City” Philadelphia. Our record of longevity is still based on a commitment to our customer’s needs and their satisfaction. Behind every “Stortz” tool, stands our pledge to offer you superior quality products, competitive pricing and prompt customer service. We manufacture and distribute roofing tools, masonry tools, paint scrapers, other scraping tools, cooperage tools, and gardening tools.
Our well known line of slate tools includes rippers, hammers, cutters, and stakes. As the sheet metal roofing industry continues to grow we supply a line of sheet metal tools that include soldering irons and accessories, snips, standing seam tools, and many tools for general bending purposes. Our masonry tools include our unique Washington Pattern brick hammers, multi-purpose wall scrapers and our full line of brick pointing tools. The exceptional wood handled paint scrapers are preferred by the tradesmen because of the superior blade sharpness, overall strength and durability.
Recent Blog Entries
- Why Buy From Stortz? - If you’ve landed on this page there is a good chance you want to know more about the company you are buying from and not have it be just another website. Here are the reasons why you should trust us with your tool purchases. We pick up the phone – No voicemail (unless we are on … Continue reading Why Buy From Stortz?
- What’s Your Favorite Metal Roofing Tool? - Craig Hardin of Hardin Construction Craig has done metal roofing work in the Frederick, MD area since 2004. He made the cover of the Metal Architecture Magazine-April 2015 edition. Here is his response of his favorite roofing tool. I would have to say that a must have and favorite for me is the Stubai plastic seaming … Continue reading What’s Your Favorite Metal Roofing Tool?