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Donate metal waste

Turn your old scrap metal into homes for Habitat.
Don’t dump it. Donate it!

Our ReStores provide a free metal recycling program that raises funds to build Habitat homes by collecting your scrap metal.
With the help of individuals and businesses, our ReStores divert tons of metal waste from our landfills by ensuring it is responsibly recycled. We work with local companies that recycle these items and Habitat for Humanity ReStores receive payment for the collection of metal waste which is then used to help build homes for families across Niagara.

Types of metal we accept:

Examples of items accepted for metal recycling:

Appliances (must be metal)

  • Dishwashers
  • Dryers
  • Freezers
  • Ovens, stovetops, ranges
  • Range hoods
  • Refrigerators
  • Washing machines

Cookware

  • Cutlery
  • Pans
  • Pots
  • Metal trays

Automobiles (please call ahead for these donations)

  • Cars
  • Trucks
  • Utility vehicles
  • Vans

Outdoor Materials

  • Metal gates
  • Metal furniture
  • Speakers
  • Tape decks
  • Turntables

Building Supplies/Tools

  • Hammers
  • Metal frames
  • Nails
  • Nuts and bolts
  • Power tools
  • Saws
  • Screws
  • Wrenches

Sports

  • Metal baseball bats
  • Metal golf clubs
  • Metal bicycle frames
  • Metal bike racks

Miscellaneous

Donating is quick and easy, all you have to do drop-off your metal donations to any of our Niagara ReStores.