About Cal West Rentals


Cal-West Rentals, Inc. is a family-owned and operated, full service equipment rental company. We serve contractors, homeowners, and ranchers all over the North Bay Area. We also have a party division able to serve all the rental needs of the event industry.

We pride ourselves on offering excellent customer service and quality rental equipment at competitive prices. Cal-West Rentals is open 6 days a week and frequently delivers equipment all over Sonoma, Marin, and Napa County.

Cal-West Rentals has been a family owned and operated business in Petaluma, CA since 1958. For the past 30 years, we have been owned and managed by the Doherty family, with second-generation siblings, Bridget and Tyler Doherty, currently managing the business.

Our highly experienced and trained staff excels at superior customer service, great equipment knowledge, and the desire to make every project and event a huge success. Our management team has over 100 years of combined rental experience to help serve you.

Community Involvement

Cal-West Rentals maintains a strong tie to our local community. We support many community organizations, projects, and events. We donate equipment, time, and money to help make Petaluma, Sonoma County, and Marin County wonderful communities.

We are very involved with many local non-profit organizations, including:

  • Petaluma Education Foundation (PEF)
  • The Boy and Girls Club
  • Petaluma Rotary Club
  • American Cancer Society
  • Countless schools, non-profit organizations, and religious institutions

Cal-West Rentals is proud to be a member of many organizations that support the construction, rental, and event industries, including the following:

  • American Rental Association
  • California Rental Association
  • Marin Builders Association
  • North Coast Builders Exchange
  • California Landscape Contractor's Association
  • Engineering Contractor's Association
  • Petaluma and Novato Chamber of Commerce
  • Young Professionals Network
  • ISES

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