3000 Bells Road, Richmond VA 23234 | M-F: 7am-5pm, Sat: 7am-12pm

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

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October 8, 2020
monthly giveaway

Monthly Giveaway!

We’re excited to announce our new monthly giveaway! You might know us as the oldest scrapyard in town. Or the best scrapyard in RVA. Or the […]
August 27, 2020

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 22, 2020
Our New Site

Welcome to the New Site

As you can see… some things have changed around here! Though we’re one of the oldest scrap metal recycling facilities in the state (80 years as […]
May 20, 2020

Smith Iron and Metal Inc – Your #1 Richmond Recycling Center This Spring!

Summer is here for central Virginia – and honestly, it couldn’t have gotten here fast enough! We were dying for more warmer days.  With the lockdowns […]
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 […]
June 26, 2019

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 […]