Category Archives: Scrap Metal Recycling

Demolition Salvage Material: Reclaimed Wood Is A Highly Sought-After Reuse Material

Reclaimed wood is the new darling of modern architects and designers. Why? Because reclaimed wood is beautiful, strong, and natural. Plus, the cost side of the equation is highly favorable for reusing wood. As old growth forests disappear, it’s only natural for wood prices to increase. Continue reading →

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Portland Demolition Experts Talk Ins & Outs of Scrap Metal Demolition

When you pass by a demolition project what do you see? If you’re a demolition/salvage layperson, you may see piles of building material trash awaiting … Continue reading →

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Industrial Demolition Services – Staying Safe During Winter Months

Numerous factors make autumn and winter a dangerous time of year for contractors. Shorter days means less daylight to avoid hazards such as slippery fallen … Continue reading →

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Oregon DEQ Explains Portland Demolition and Salvage Program Depots

Demolition depots are crucial in the construction recycling process. They facilitate demolition asset recovery by accepting building materials. Continue reading →

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Scrap Metal Demolition Contributes to U.S. Trade

The scrap recycling industry is a boon to the American economy. Scrap metal demolition and recycling sustains thousands of jobs, and its exports improve America’s trade balance. Continue reading →

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Portland Industrial Demolition Services or Deconstruction: Which is Right for You?

Today’s industrial demolition services can offer both traditional demolition and deconstruction, which entails taking a building apart piece by piece, often by hand, to preserve as much as possible for recycling and salvage sale. Continue reading →

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Understanding Scrap Metal Demolition and Asset Recovery

Elder Demolitions provides thorough, cost-effective scrap metal demolition services in West Coast states. We have the specialized equipment to facilitate on-site asset recovery. Learn more about how the process works. Continue reading →

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Can Mainstream Green Industrial Demolition Increase Jobs?

Green industrial demolition can boost local economies by creating jobs. A 2011 report from John Dunham and Associates found that the scrap steel industry supports about 162,000 jobs in the United States. Continue reading →

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Scrap Metal Demolition Contractors Offer Job-site Recycling Tips

As one of the West Coast’s leading scrap metal demolition contractors, we recycle thousands of tons of metal each year. We also maintain specialized equipment for reusing concrete on job sites in Montana, Arizona and Colorado, among other western states. Continue reading →

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Scrap Metal Demolition Contractors Can Reduce & Recycle C&D Materials

Scrap metal demolition contractors can reduce and recycle construction and demolition materials. Learn more about this process and find out the benefits. Continue reading →

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