At the time they made a lot of different canvas products, steel and construction tarps, laundry supplies and house awnings. They also started doing something that no one else was doing in Western Pennsylvania, making canvas for boats.
As boating grew in Pittsburgh and the rivers got cleaner Tumacs focus on boat covers grew as well. By 1976 when Larry McGovern retired Tumacs was fully a Boat Cover Company.
In 2006 we opened a second location in Elkhart, IN... (more)