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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Find the answers to some of our FAQs below:

Q: What types of material do you accept?

A: You can find a listing of the most common items we buy by visiting the “What We Buy” tab, or by clicking here. Remember that this list is not all-inclusive so if you do not see an item listed, please contact our buyer directly to find out if we can accept the material and what it is worth.

Q: Are there items that you do not accept?

A. Yes. For a list of items that we do not accept, please visit the “What We Buy” tab, or click here.

Q: How does the process work when you scrap a car?

A: Below is the basic process for scrapping a car. Note that any tire left on the vehicle will receive a $5.00 deduction, per tire. For any additional rules that may apply at that particular yard and for specific questions, please call your local scrap yard.

  • Remove Personal Belongings
  • Remove License Plates
  • The car must have the title. If you do not have the title please reach out to the local buyer for assistance before bringing the car.
  • The gas tank must be COMPLETELY empty with a hole the size of a fist in it. (This will be checked before you can scrap the vehicle).
  • The battery must be removed. (This will be checked before you can scrap the vehicle).
  • Please bring a valid driver’s license.

Q: How much is my car worth?

A: We are a scrap metal company and buy all materials including cars based on weight.  As a result, you would need to know exactly what your car weighs in order for you determine how much money you would get for it.

Q: Do you sell materials for projects/blacksmithing/etc.?

A: No. Due to our permits and licensing require us to process all material and sell directly to steel mills and other end use processors.

Q: Do you pick up material or do I have to drop it off?

A: For large quantities and very heavy items we have metal dumpsters that can be dropped off and filled by the customer for a fee.  However, smaller items like a washer, dryer, etc, those you would need to bring to us.

Q: What is the current price for Copper? For Brass? Etc.?

A: Check out the pricing pages under the “What We Buy” tab for our prices, or click here.  In addition, if there is a commodity you don’t see, email us, or call the number listed to contact the buyer directly for prices not listed.

Q: Will your yard sponsor our team or charity?

A: We always look for ways to support the communities we operate in and around, and are happy to take a look and see if we can help.  Please understand that we are asked daily for sponsorship and can only do so much.  Email us here for more information about sponsorship.