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We Recycle: Aluminum - Appliances - Brass - Copper - Electronics - Steel - Wiring - And More!

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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 […]
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 […]
February 25, 2020

Get Weighed and Get Paid!

Getting into the scrap game may seem like a tall hurdle, but don’t let that discourage you from getting that extra cash! It’s a lot simpler […]
December 31, 2019

Get Paid in the New Year!

Happy new year, scrappers! We’re thrilled to have had such a great 2019, and we’re looking forward to being your #1 recycling center in 2020. We […]
October 22, 2019

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 […]
September 24, 2019

How Easy is it to Get Weighed and Get Paid?

Just how easy is it to Get Weighed and Get Paid? People tell us all the time that they’ve never stopped in before… just because they don’t […]