Brede Tool & Supply is celebrating more than 30 years serving
contractors in Rochester and Western New York. The company
was founded in 1965 as a scaffold rental house. Since its’
early days, Brede has evolved into a full service contractors
equipment supplier, adding product lines to serve our diverse
In addition to sales and rental of scaffolding, Brede offers
sales of lift equipment, power tools, fasteners, safety and
fall protection equipment, pumps, compressors, and much more.
Brede is a distributor for manufacturers such as Bosch,
Makita, Blazer, Genie, Bil-Jax, Porter-Cable, Rawl Powers,
Rectorseal, Stow, Cadweld, Erico Caddy, and Diamond Products.
Rentals of contractors equipment are a large segment of Bredes’
offering, carrying items including scaffolding, material and
personnel lifts, small and tow-behind air compressors,
aluminum stages, powder actuated tools, power tools, diamond
blades and bits and core machines.
Outside and inside sales staffs help customers pick the right
tool for the job. The outside sales staff will visit job
sites to give advice on product selection, and help lay out
A radio dispatched fleet provides delivery and pick up and
full in house service is offered on all brands of power tool
and light contractors’ equipment.
Originally located in a 6,000 square foot building on Wright
Street, We’re now housed in a 22,000 square foot building at
1036 Maple Street on the corner of Glide Street. Easy access
from the expressways 390 and 490 is provided, with Bredes’
building less than sixty seconds from the Mount Read Boulevard
exit of route 490.