MARSHALLTOWN has acquired Barwalt Tool Co., an industry-leading manufacturer of quality, professional tiling tools and accessories known for its superior tile spacers and Ultralight Knee Pads. Based in Post Falls, Idaho, Barwalt Tool was founded by third-generation tile installer Walter Pytlewski and has been in business since 1977.
This acquisition aligns with MARSHALLTOWN’s commitment to offering quality, American-made tools. Both companies have a long tradition of innovation, growth, and customer satisfaction. With this acquisition, MARSHALLTOWN expands its presence and market share in the tile industry, while adding even more innovative products to its current catalog.
BARWALT, a MARSHALLTOWN brand, stands out as a trusted supplier of high-quality, professional tiling tools and accessories. Renowned for its superior Precision Tile Spacers, ensuring precision and consistency in tile installation, and its Ultralight Knee Pads, delivering unparalleled comfort tailored for professionals. The BARWALT product line extends to efficient grouting tools, such as the Ultralight 2000 Floats or the Ultralight Grout Floats, and for a comprehensive grouting experience, the complete Ultra Grouting System. With a dedication to quality and versatility, BARWALT Tools solidify their status as the preferred choice in the tiling industry.