Scrap Steel Pickup

Here’s How it Works, Easy as 1,2,3
Get a Bin

Call us at 289-639-9540, order a bin to recycle your scrap metal in and we’ll drop it off to you.

Fill it up

When you are done filling it with scrap metal, call us to have it picked up.

Get Paid

We’ll weigh the scrap metal at our yard and pay you for the scrap. The cost of the bin pickup ($150 in Hamilton/Burlington Area) will be deducted from the scrap value.

* Our weigh scale is calibrated and verified on a regular basis
** Credit given is subject to a container/dumpster charge.

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.

Need Regular Scrap Bin Service?

Call Direct – 365 323 5085

For Businesses/Large Projects

We arrange regular Bin drop-offs and pickups as needed and issue payments in cash or cheque at your request! Contact us for more information!


  • Convenient and Efficient
  • Regular Pick-ups and Payments
  • *Premium Pricing Available*


  • Manufacturing Facilities
  • Industrial Plants
  • Tool & Dye Shops
  • Retail Stores
  • Transfer Stations
  • Contractors
  • Farmers
  • Charities
  • One Time Yard Clean Ups

We Want YOUR Scrap

We purchase all types of ferrous and non ferrous scrap metal

Do you require Demolition Services?

we provide a large range of services, check out
  • Plant clean-up
  • Obsolete inventory destruction
  • Complete building demolition
  • General site clean ups

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.

Stoney Creek
St Catharines