• STEP 1:

    Bring in your items

  • STEP 2:

    Get it Weighed

  • STEP 3:

    Get Paid!


Below is sample list of ferrous (steel) items commonly found in homes. Ferrous metals are magnetic and will stick to a magnet.

  • Appliances; washers, dryers, refrigerators, hot water heater, stoves
  • Automobiles, motorcycles and their parts – wheels, engines, transmissions
  • Bicycles, lawnmowers, weed eaters, metal playground equipment, exercise equipment
  • Metal ladders, grills, lawn furniture
  • Structural beams, channel, angle, I beams, and steel plate
  • Sheet metal; siding and roofing, shelving, file cabinets
  • Propane bottles and tanks with valves removed and open
  • Sealed Motors and Compressors

Below is sample list of nonferrous (not steel) items commonly found in homes. Nonferrous metals will not stick to a magnet. Samples of these items include:

  • Aluminum cans
  • Aluminum siding, gutters, window frames and doors (no glass)
  • Automotive batteries (lead acid), radiators, aluminum rims (without tire)
  • Stainless Steel
  • Lead
  • Plumbing and electrical parts
  • Copper wiring, Christmas lights, Copper Tubing, Copper Sheet
  • Electric motors, compressors
  • Yellow brass such as candle holders, figurines, bed frames
  • Pots and Pans
  • Zinc


  • Airbags
  • Closed containers such as enclosed drums or tanks
  • Hazardous waste or chemicals
  • Electronic scrap
  • Flammable materials – ammunition or explosives
  • Fluids including oils, gasoline, antifreeze, hydraulic fluid, gear oil or grease
  • Fluorescent lights
  • Paint cans
  • Radioactive materials
  • Refrigerants
  • Tires, wood, dirt, yard debris, concrete, asphalt, glass, rubber or other non-metal materials