Drop off Your Scrap Metal at our Hamilton Yard

344 Sherman Avenue North, Hamilton ON

We make it easy for you to drop off your small loads of metal, don’t pay to dispose of your unwanted scrap. Our friendly staff will quickly help you through the process of weighing and grading your products. Turn your unwanted scrap metal into CASH with our scrap metal recycling.

We Buy:

All Steel
Stainless Steel
Dealer Clips
Heavy Melt
Plate & Structural

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Here are some of the things we buy.

Shred - $

20 ft in length or shorter. 5 ft in width or less. 1⁄4 inch or less in thickness. Must not include any heavy pieces, sealed drums or pails, any gas tanks, batteries, tar, and any hazardous or explosive material.

Car Rotors - $$$

Clean drums and rotors must not contain steel parts including camshafts, valves, valve springs, and studs

Aluminum - $$$

There are various classifications of aluminum, depending on the quality and process. Pictured here is Aluminum Siding

Copper - $$$$$

The “gold” of the scrap commodities. This high valued commodity has a very high recovery properties.

Stainless Steel - $$

Stainless steels are most notable for their corrosion resistance, which increases with increasing chromium content.

Mixed Wire - $$$$

Values can go from 0.20 a pound to $2 a pound, depending on copper percentage. Many different shapes and sizes and various prices.

Tech Cable - $$$

From various systems and applications.

Dealer Clips - $$

Mixed new and old obsolete clean black, galvanized and painted sheet steel scrap in 1⁄4 inch max thickness. May not include non-ferrous metal attachments, plastic, tar, wood, insulation, white goods, tin plated material, drums, pails or gas tanks.

Plate and Structural - $$

Alloy free carbon steel scrap a 1⁄4” and over in thickness. Must not contain pipe, alloy or high carbon steels bars, reinforcing bar, drill rod, alloy armor plate, and springs of any description. More $ for sizes 4’ or less.

Heavy Melt - $$

Alloy free carbon steel scrap a 1⁄4” and over in thickness. May also include flattened pipe of 4” diameter and over. Must not contain, cast and/or malleable iron, closed vessels, sheet scrap or light scrap, drill rod, chrome plated steel or any non ferrous bearing material. More $ for sizes 4’ or less.

Busheling - $$$

Consists of clean steel scrap, not exceeding 2 feet by 5 feet. Most materials are new factory sheet clippings, drops, stampings, etc

Rebar - $

Rebar is a steel bar or mesh of steel wires used as a tension device in reinforced concrete and reinforced masonry structures to strengthen and aid the concrete under tension.

Get in touch with us

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 7:00AM to 4:30PM

Saturday closed

Sunday closed


289 639 9540


Budget Iron & Metal’s scrap yard is in the heart of Hamilton’s industrial area. A meticulously restored 1911 Hamilton Hydro Electric building is home to our scale house and offices. The 6 acre yard is designed for quick and easy access, and no waiting. Come on in and sell us your scrap.

344 Sherman Ave. N.
Hamilton, Ontario.

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