View Full Version : Salvage yard for homes?
04-02-2007, 02:50 PM
There are plenty of auto salvage yards but are there salvage yards for home supplies? Anyone know of a website that lists them? I got the idea after watching people salvaging things out of a few houses being demoed in my area.
04-02-2007, 03:31 PM
Where are you located...I know of at leaset one in the PHX, AZ area...
04-02-2007, 03:45 PM
Ohio. I found this site which is helpful.
04-02-2007, 08:39 PM
Habitat for Humanity has started taking an interest in unused surplus supplies. I don't know of any organized effort to reuse used stuff.
04-02-2007, 08:48 PM
There is a pretty good site for recycling. It works by emails, you can digest them, if need be. Check it out:
I think this would work:
It that link doesn't work, check around yahoo. You can post wanted ads, or offer/post things, in just your area.
04-03-2007, 12:56 PM
Funny you should mention Freecycle, Cookie, I am the group owner/moderator of my county's group.... http://groups.yahoo.com/group/LCFreecycle/
The official website is www.freecycle.org
I heard about a place nearby that has a lot of surplus and salvaged lumber. Gonna check them out soon.
04-03-2007, 01:45 PM
I really think it is a great service. I tell people all the time about it. :)
You got a great site, nice work.
04-05-2007, 02:23 PM
04-14-2007, 08:26 AM
Check in your area for the local Habitat for Humanity Re-Store. I've gotten some amazing deals here in SW Michigan.