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
- Local Contractor Works on Historic Franklin Field - Franklin Field is the home of the Penn Relays and is the University of Pennsylvania’s stadium for football and lacrosse. It is a 50,000 person capacity stadium and located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, at the eastern edge of Penn’s campus. It was built in 1895 and was home of the nation’s first scoreboard. The Philadelphia Eagles … Continue reading Local Contractor Works on Historic Franklin Field
- Introducing Draco Metal Shears - The Draco family of power shears has been producing quality cutting tools for various sheet metal trades since 1951. They are a multi-national group doing business with more than 60 foreign agencies. At Stortz Tools, we are adopting some of the Draco cutting shears in order to offer our customers another specialty cutting product to … Continue reading Introducing Draco Metal Shears