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September 22, 2021

How We Determine Scrap Metal Pricing

The most frequently asked question at Smith Iron & Metal on a daily basis is how we determine scrap metal pricing. Things like, how are aluminum […]
August 27, 2021

Tools Every Scrapper Needs

If you’re looking to start scrapping, or looking to go full time, you’ll need some tools to make the most of your time. See below for […]
July 15, 2021

Home Improvement and Scrapping

As the pandemic has wound down, home improvement projects have become incredibly popular. It’s a great time to search for scrap! Home Improvement projects can be […]
June 26, 2021

Where to find Scrap Copper

We’ll help you find scrap copper, so you can get weighed and get paid! We get calls and questions all the time from customers wanting to know where to look […]
May 15, 2021

Industrial Materials Recycling

Hard working, blue collar folks throughout Richmond, VA know Smith Iron and Metal for our “Get Weighed and Get Paid” drive up service… and naturally, we’re very […]
April 27, 2021

Can You Scrap Full-Time?

Most of our customers are part time scrappers. They know how easy it is to get some extra cash at Smith Iron & Metal, so they […]
February 22, 2021

Richmond’s Best Commercial Scrap Recycling Center!

Making Commercial Scrap Recycling Easy At Smith Iron & Metal, we’re all about service! Our goal is to provide you with an easy-to-use, full-service, large scale commercial […]
January 29, 2021

Tools of the Trade: The Magnet!

The Magnet If you’re serious about scrap, you should consider some serious tools. However, not every tool costs an arm and a leg! One of your […]
December 18, 2020

Scrapping in Winter

There’s no way around it – when it’s cold out there, the scrap metal recycling business slows down a bit. However, that doesn’t mean you should […]