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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

If You Have Questions About What It’s Like to Partner with Scrap Metal Services, LLC for Your Scrap Recycling Needs, We Have Answers

Scrap processing is a big operation, and whether you are representing an industrial operation or are a member of the general public, you may have questions. Here are some frequently asked questions we hear and accurate answers:

What Types of Materials Do You Purchase for Scrap Recycling?

We purchase all ferrous and nonferrous materials, including machinery, farm equipment, and any other sources of scrap metal. If you have a question about whether or not we’ll buy something you want to sell, just call us directly.

I Have Scrap on My Property - Do You Provide Transportation Services?

Yes! We provide full transportation services, and even maintain our own fleet of vehicles! We can move scrap from your location to ours, or even offer roll-off containers services, that you can fill with scrap at your convenience, and then we will transport the containers to our location.

Do You Provide Any Deconstruction or Demolition Services?

If you have any structural demolition or equipment deconstruction needs, we can help. We demolish/deconstruct homes, large edifices and buildings, ships and vessels, railroad cars, large equipment, and more.

How Do You Determine Scrap Metal Value?

We always offer top dollar when we buy customers’ scrap metal. We set our prices by considering the current market value of various ferrous and nonferrous materials, such as steel and iron. If you find a better price somewhere else, let us know – we are committed to paying our customers what their scrap is worth.

What Services Do You Offer?

We offer comprehensive scrap recycling services to customers nationwide. These services include:

  • Brokerage and training;
  • Demolition services;
  • Industrial management services;
  • Intermodal and container recycling;
  • Non-ferrous processing;
  • Railcar dismantling;
  • Ship and vessel recycling;
  • Steel mill services; and
  • Transportation and logistics services.

If you need a scrap metal service that you don’t see listed above, just give us a call directly for more information about how we can help.

Do You Offer Free Estimates?

We know that choosing the right company for your scrap metal recycling needs can be a big undertaking, and a decision that you don’t want to rush into. Which is why we offer free estimates for all larger projects – this way, you know exactly what you’re getting into when you choose us and won’t have any surprises later on.

Do You Maintain Scrapyards?

We maintain multiple scrapyards, providing a convenient location for customers to drop off their scrap metal directly. Bring us any scrap that you have and walk away with a cash payment.

How Can I Get Started?

If you’re ready to get started as a partner with Scrap Metal Services, LLC, we are ready to work with you, too. To learn more about our services, request a consultation or a free estimate, or just ask a question, reach out to us at 708-730-1400 or use the intake form on our website to send us a message. We can’t wait to partner with you!

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