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Charles Allen
Serves as a deconstruction contractor.

718 Douglas Avenue
Oakland, California 94603
Phone: (510) 569-2070
Fax: (510) 569-2074

Deconstruction & ReUse Network
Strongly supports the green building movement by advancing the general environmental principal of "reduce, reuse and recycle" within the construction and demolition (C&D) industries.

415 S. Shore Center, Suite 107
Alameda, CA 94501
Phone: (888) 545-8333
Contact us:

(NP) Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley ReStore
Accepts donations of building materials and sells them back to the community to help finance the high cost of building houses.

9235 San Leandro Street
Oakland, California 94603
Phone: (510) 777-1447

Ohmega Salvage 
Buys and sells usual and unusual building materials. See Profiles for more information.

2400 and 2407 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, California 94702
Phone: (510) 843-7368
Fax: (510) 843-7123

Omega Lighting Design
Specializes in fine antique and vintage-style lighting and plumbing fixtures, miscellaneous hardware, and decorative accessories.

2204 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, California 94702
Phone: (510) 843-3636
Fax: (510) 843-0666

(NP) The Reuse People of America (TRP)
The northern California facility has a retail yard which is open to the public. At this yard anyone (homeowners, contractors, businesses, etc.) may drop off acceptable, usable building materials and receive a tax donation receipt. Also operates as a contractor, deconstructing buildings and salvaging materials. See Profiles for more information.

9235 San Leandro Blvd.
Oakland, CA 94603
Phone: (510) 383-1983

The Sink Factory
Specializes in used basins. The full-service company will repair, rebuild, re-chrome, or customize a salvaged sink.

2140 San Pablo Avenue
Berkeley, California 94702
Phone: (510) 540-8193
Fax: (510) 540-8212

Urban Ore, Inc.
Salvages at the transfer station, picks up, receives dropoffs, and buys some unwanted building materials, then sells them as-is for reuse.

900 Murray Street
Berkeley, California 94710
Phone: (510) 841-SAVE (7283)

Youth Employment Partnership
Operates successful wood recovery operations.

2300 International Boulevard
Oakland, California 94601-1019
Phone: (510) 533-3447
Fax: (510) 533-3469


(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore of Butte County
See Profiles for more information.

220 Meyers St.
Chico, California 95928
Phone: (530) 895-1271
Fax: (530) 895-0432

Peter Dunsmuir, Asset Recovery Specialist

Colporteurs, Inc.
Post Office Box 824
Napa, California 94558
Phone: (707) 257-8625

Contra Costa

This and That
Has available approximately 40,000 square feet of used building materials, including bi-fold and louver doors, wrought iron, fireplaces, door moldings, windows, sinks, granite, marble, and brick.

1701 Rumrill Boulevard
San Pablo, California 94806
Phone: (510) 232-1273
Fax: (510) 232-7213

El Dorado

(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, El Dorado County
A building materials thrift store, selling donated building materials at low cost to the general public.

6168 Pleasant Valley Rd
El Dorado, California 95623
Phone: (530) 621-3317 or (530) 621-2111


Resale Lumber
Sells used building materials such as: lumber, doors, windows, siding, cabinets, sinks, countertops, steel roofing, and lighting materials. See Profiles for more information.

4056 North Highway 101
Eureka, California 95501
Phone: (707) 822-6034
Fax: (707) 822-3074

Whit McLeod
Supplies handmade furniture constructed from reclaimed and salvaged materials obtained from California wineries and demolition sites.

Whit McLeod Furniture
1464-C Grove St.
Healdsburg, CA 95448
Phone: (707) 822-7307

Los Angeles

(NP) Habitat for Humanity South Bay/Long Beach Home Improvement Store
A retail thrift hardware store that supports Habitat for Humanity South Bay/Long Beach. The income generated from the project goes specifically toward expanding the building program of Habitat for Humanity South Bay/Long Beach.

17700 South Figueroa Street
Gardena, California 90248
Phone: (310) 323-5665
Fax: (310) 323-0789

(NP) San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity
Accepts and sells new and gently used construction items such as pallets of lumber, flooring, drywall, shear walls, brick and stone, rebar, nails and screws, hand and power tools, ladders, heavy-duty vacuums and brooms, storage sheds, windows and doors, floor joists, etc.

400 South Irwindale Avenue
Azusa, California 91702
Phone: (626) 387-6899


Crossroads Recycled Lumber
Supplies reclaimed wood.

57839 Road 225
Post Office Box 928
North Fork, California 93643
Phone: (888) 842-3201
Fax: (559) 877-3646


Black's Farmwood
Sells wood products made from 100 percent reclaimed and recycled old barn wood.

Post Office Box 2836
San Rafael, California 94912
Phone: (877) 321-WOOD (9663)
Fax: (415) 499-8309

Lumber company that supplies reclaimed wood products.

1611 Fourth Street
San Rafael, California 94901
Phone: (888) 801-0855
Fax: (415) 258-8455

Tamalpais NatureWorks
Offers salvaged and reclaimed wood products.

Post Office Box 10107
San Rafael, California 94912
Phone: (415) 454-9948


Albion Doors and Windows
Accepts used doors and windows.

Post Office Box 220
Albion, California 95410
Phone: (707) 937-0078

North Cal Wood Products
North Cal Wood Products recovers redwood left over from sawmill operations or from building disassemblies, as well as eco-friendly hardwoods reclaimed from underwater timber harvest operations. Family-owned and operated since 1984.

Doug Ware (Recycled Products Division)
700 Kunzler Ranch Rd.
Ukiah, CA 95482
Phone: (707) 462-0686


Last Chance Mercantile Company
Distributes surplus and salvage materials to the general public. See Profiles for more information.

Monterey Regional Waste Management District
Marina Landfill
14201 Del Monte Boulevard
Post Office Box 1670
Marina, California 93933-1670
Phone: (831) 384-5313
Fax: (831) 384-3567


(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Orange County
A building materials reuse center that accepts new and used building materials and resells them to the public at pennies on the dollar. All proceeds and/or materials are used to help support Habitat for Humanity and the homes they build. See Profiles for more information.

2165 South Grand Avenue
Santa Ana, California 92705
Phone: (714) 434-6200
Fax:(714) 434-1222

(NP) The ReUse People of America (TRP)
The southern California facility operates strictly as a deconstruction contractor and sells materials directly off their job sites. See Profiles for more information.

23010 Lake Forest Drive, Suite D-302
Laguna Hills, California 92653
Phone: (888) 588-9490 or (949) 643-0943


(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Riverside
Accepts donations of used building materials; the usual recipients of the materials are the public. See Profiles for more information.

2121 Atlanta Avenue, Suite B3
Riverside, California 92507
Phone: (951) 784-9474
Fax: (951) 369-1190

Vintage Timberworks
Supplies recycled seasoned old growth lumber, beams, timbers, and antique flooring reclaimed from the dismantling of antiquated structures. See Profiles for more information.

47100 Rainbow Canyon Road
Temecula, California 92592
Phone: (951) 695-1003
Fax: (951) 695-9003


(GOV) Department of General Services (DGS)
The Reutilization Department disposes of salvage and surplus personal property from California state agencies. The property is made available to other state agencies, political subdivisions, and assistance organizations for a predetermined service and handling fee. If the property is not picked up by an eligible entity, private citizens and the general public may purchase the property in a cash-and-carry, first-come, first-served basis. See Profiles for more information.

1700 National Drive
Sacramento, California 95834
Phone: (916) 928-4630
Fax: (916) 928-0304

(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Sacramento County
Building materials thrift store, which sells new and used building materials to the public. See Profiles for more information.

426 North Seventh Street
Sacramento, California 95814
Phone: (916) 440-1215

Rustic Brick and Stone Company
Offers a large selection of genuine used brick; can quickly arrange shipping anywhere in the country.

3150 Power Inn Road
Sacramento, California 95826
Phone: (916) 452-8114
Fax: (916) 340-2710

San Diego

(NP) San Diego Habitat for Humanity ReStore  
A building materials thrift store whose proceeds are used to fund the construction of more Habitat homes in San Diego County. The 24,000 square foot warehouse is a flourishing hub of building materials reuse and exchange. Because all the materials have been donated by local contractors, manufacturers, and individuals, merchandise can be sold to the public at 50-90 percent below the lowest retail prices. See Profiles for more information.

10222 San Diego Mission Road
San Diego, California 92108
Phone: (619) 283-HOME (4663)

San Francisco

(NP) Building REsources
Used building materials center that offers a unique mix of old-fashioned junkyard and ongoing art installation, as well as a huge selection of material to the community at great prices.

701 Amador Street
San Francisco, California 94124
Phone: (415) 285-7814
Fax: (415) 285-4689

San Joaquin

(NP) Habitat for Humanity of San Joaquin County, Inc

1038 W. Fremont Street
Stockton, CA 95203
Phone: 209-463-1043
Fax: 209-463-1285

San Luis Obispo

(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, San Luis Obispo County

3250 La Cruz Way
Templeton, California
Phone: (805) 434-0486
Fax: (805) 434-0586

San Mateo

Reusable Lumber Company (RLC)
Deconstruction and dismantling waste reduction specialists. Reuses and recycles the vast majority of materials from their salvage projects. Provides services for both the homeowner and contractor.

800 La Honda Road
Woodside, California 94062
Phone: (650) 529-9122
Fax: (650) 529-3082

Whole House Building Supply
Sells salvaged building materials. See Profiles for more information.

1955 Pulgas Road
East Palo Alto, California 94303
Warehouse Phone: (650) 328-8731
Office Phone and Fax: (650) 856-0634

Santa Barbara

Architectural Antique and Salvage Company of Santa Barbara  

726 Anacapa Street
Santa Barbara, California 93101
Phone: (805) 965-2446

(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Northern Santa Barbara County, Inc.
Sells used and new building materials (e.g., windows, doors, flooring, newer small appliances, etc.) as they receive donations from individuals, contractors, and retailers.

2053 Preisker Lane, Suite B
Santa Maria, California 93454
Phone: (805) 928-5399

Santa Clara
Offers used and salvaged lids.

dba, Tjader Sales
948 Dolores Avenue
Los Altos, California 94024
Phone: (650) 224-6474


Offers salvaged and reclaimed wood products.

1104 Firenze Street
Post Office Box 696
McCloud, California 96057
Phone: (800) 220-9062 or (530) 964-2740
Fax: (530) 964-2745


Beyond Waste
Offers hands-on deconstruction, as well as consulting and training services for deconstruction and demolition.Deconstruction services include disassembly of residential, commercial, and state/federal wood-framed buildings.Salvaged building materials are available for sale, and lumber is also remanufactured into flooring and wainscoting. See Profiles for more information.

607 West Sierra Avenue
Cotati, California
Phone: (707) 792-2555
Fax: (707) 792-2565

(NP) Garbage Reincarnation, Inc. "Recycletown"
Operates two reuse/recycling depots under contract with the Sonoma County Integrated Waste Management Department. See Profiles for more information.

500 Mecham Road
Post Office Box 1375
Santa Rosa, California 95402
Phone: (707) 795-3660

Liberty Valley Doors, Inc.
Liberty Valley Doors, Inc. makes several styles of door from recycled Douglas Fir beams, joists and timbers. Reclaimed glue lam beams are sliced for the core of the stiles and rails for engineered stability, and overlaid with rediscovered wood.

Mike Pastryk
6005 Gravenstein Hwy.
Cotati, CA 94931
Phone: (707) 795-8040

M. Maselli and Sons, Inc.
Offers a large selection of used hardware, pipe, steel, and fencing.

519 Lakeville Street
Petaluma, California 94952
Phone: (707) 763-1562
Fax: (707) 763-6964


(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Stanislaus County

630 Kearney Avenue
Modesto, California 95350
Fax: (209) 575-0755

Statewide/International Organizations

Antique Lumber Company
Supplies antique wood and salvaged flooring.

1811 Rock Island
Dallas, Texas 75207
Phone: (800) 444-0251
Fax: (214) 428-1889

Architectural Salvagers Directory


The Brass Knob
Carries a wide variety of salvaged building materials.

2311 18th Street Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia 20009
Phone: (202) 332-3370
Fax: (202) 332-5594

The Brass Knob's Back Doors Warehouse
Carries a wide variety of salvaged building materials.

2329 Champlain Street Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia 20009
Phone: (202) 265-0587
Fax: (202) 265-0789

(NP) BRING Recycling
Used building materials re-sale yard that offers a variety of low-cost goods for resale. See Profiles for more information.

86641 Franklin Boulevard
Eugene, Oregon 94705
Phone: (541) 746-3023
Fax: (541) 726-9894

Cohen and Cohen
Their Recycle Store offers standard reusable objects of benefit to commercial and homeowners alike.

1963 Merivale Road
Ottawa, Ontario K2G 1G1
Phone: (613) 225-9111
Fax: (613) 225-8608

Costello Dismantling Company, Inc.
Continues to explore new techniques and markets to reduce the volume of material entering the landfills.

2 Rocky Gutter Street
Middleboro, Massachusetts 02346-3509
Phone: (508) 946-0880

(NP) COVER (Corps of Volunteers Effecting Repair)
Acquires and redistributes usable household materials.

158 South Main Street
White River Junction, Vermont 05001
Phone: (802) 296-7241

(NP)Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Charlotte, North Carolina
Accepts and sells used materials suitable for small or large remodeling jobs.

3326 Wilkinson Boulevard
Charlotte, North Carolina
Phone: (704) 392-4495

(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore Directory

(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Kansas City, Missouri
Accepts contributions of used and salvaged materials from individuals, construction companies, and retail building supply stores. Available materials are usually about 50 percent of retail price.

701 Deramus
Kansas City, Missouri
Phone: (816) 231-6889

Happy Harry's Used Building Materials
A chain of independently owned and operated used building material stores.

Hippo Hardware and Trading Company
Serves as a museum, as well as a junk, antique, plumbing, lighting, architecture, and hardware store.

1040 East Burnside Street
Portland, Oregon 97214
Phone: (503) 231-1444
Fax: (503) 231-5708

(NP) Hudson Valley Materials Exchange
A publicly-funded redistribution center for materials suitable for art, education, and construction. A creative resource for craft workshops, hands-on curriculum, and entrepreneurial ventures.

Community Warehouse
1101 First Street, Building #404
Stewart International Airport
New Windsor, New York 12553
Phone: (845) 567-1445
Fax: (845) 567-1336

(NP) The Loading Dock, Inc. (TLD)
A building materials reuse center whose mission is to increase the supply of decent, affordable housing while promoting sustainable development through reuse.

2523 Gwynns Falls Parkway
Baltimore, Maryland 21216
Phone: (410) 728-DOCK (3625)
Fax: (410) 728-3633

M. Fine Lumber Company, Inc.
Supplies used and recycled lumber.

1301 Metropolitan Avenue
Post Office Box 37 701
Brooklyn, New York 11237-0701
Phone: (718) 381-5200
Fax: (718) 366-8907

ReConnX, Inc.
Provides engineered solutions for the rapidly growing construction and demolition waste reuse industry by developing tools that facilitate the reuse of lumber.

Post Office Box 3009
Boulder, Colorado 80307
Phone: (303) 554-8554
Fax: (303) 554-8556

(NP) Rehab Resource, Inc.
Provides access to affordable building materials for the repair and rehabilitation of existing housing and in construction of new affordable housing for low to moderate income individuals, and in the repair of 501(c)(3) owned facilities.

3029 East Washington Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46201
Phone: (800) 685-4686

Rejuvenation Lamp and Fixture Co.
Established in 1977 as "Rejuvenation House Parts," selling mostly architectural salvage to old house renovators in Portland, Oregon, it is now known for period lighting, primarily antiques, which the company rewires, restores, and offers for sale.

Sales and Service:
2550 Northwest Nicolai Street
Portland, Oregon 97210
Phone: (888) 401-1900
Fax: (800) 526-7329

Portland Store:
1100 Southeast Grand Avenue
Portland, Oregon 97214
Phone: (503) 238-1900
Fax: (503) 230-2656

Seattle Store:
2910 First Avenue South at Forest Street
Seattle, Washington 98134
Phone: (206) 382-1901

(NP) ReSource
Accepts and sells quality used building materials. See Profiles for more information.

63rd Street
Boulder, Colorado
Phone: (303) 419-5418

(NP) RE Sources
Their RE Store originated in 1993 to address the growing concern of citizens in Northwest Washington regarding the large amount of usable building materials that were being disposed. The RE Store has since turned the previously discarded materials into a viable sustainable business venture that diverts more than 2,000,000 pounds of materials a year from needless disposal. The RE Store saves homeowners and contractors money on disposal costs, and provides high quality building materials at very affordable prices to the general public.

Bellingham Location:
600 West Holly Street
Bellingham, Washington 98225
Phone: (360) 647-5921
Fax: (360) 647-2948

Seattle Location:
1440 Northwest 52nd Street
Seattle, Washington 98107
Phone: (206) 297-9119
Fax: (206) 297-7260

RE-USE Consulting
Assists people throughout the United States with deconstructing and salvaging buildings, and reusing building materials.

2421 St. Clair Street
Bellingham, Washington 98229
Phone: (360) 201-6977
Email: re-use@comcast

Salvage One
Purveyor of architectural reclamation.

1840 West Hubbard
Chicago, Illinois 60622
Phone: (312) 733-0098

Second Use Building Materials, Inc.
Diverts reusable materials from the waste stream and resells them at affordable prices to the public. Their inventory includes vintage and hard-to-find architectural pieces, as well as modern building materials. Also provides technical assistance to used building material retail outlets and assistance in financial planning, hiring, training, merchandising, etc. See Profiles for more information.

7953 Second Avenue South
Seattle, Washington 98108
Phone: (206) 763-6929
Fax: (206) 763-6021

Sunco Recycled Building Materials Ltd.
Provides low cost and environmentally-friendly building products.

1945 Field Road
Sechelt, British Columbia
Canada V0N 3A1
Phone: (877) 770-8889 or (604) 885-8889
Fax: (604) 885-2369

Superior Hardwoods and Millworks, Inc.
Offers a large selection of reclaimed wood.

5120 Highway 93 South
Post Office Box 4731
Missoula, Montana 59806-4731
Phone: (800) 572-9601 or (406) 251-2272
Fax: (406) 251-2520

Sustainable Building Toolbox
Provides information on how to salvage and reuse building materials, as well as a list of commonly reused materials.

Washington State Department of Ecology
Post Office Box 47600
Olympia, Washington 98504-7600

The Timeless Material Company
Gathers, categorizes, and reuses recovered materials from deconstruction/demolition activities.

305 Northfield Drive East
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2V 2N4
Phone: (800) 609-9633 or (519) 883-8683
Fax: (519) 883-4016

Offers a wide assortment of products manufactured from several reclaimed wood sources. See Profiles for more information.

Headquarters, Mill and Yard:
933 South Frontage Road
Blackfoot, Idaho
Phone: (208) 785-1152
Fax: (208) 785-0458

Sales Office:
694 North 1890 West #44A
Provo, Utah
Phone: (801) 375-2779

Phone: (877) 375-2779

Mill and Yard:
Promontory Point, Utah
Phone: (801) 362-9212

(GOV) Used Building Materials Center
Accepts reusable building materials (1ยข per pound drop-off charge applies) and has free used materials available to individuals. Materials accepted and available include: lumber, doors, windows, insulation, shingles, lighting, piping, cabinets, sinks, etc.

Monroe County Solid Waste Management District
Monroe County Landfill
3400 South Walnut Street
Bloomington, Indiana 47401
Phone: (812) 349-2020

Vintage Log and Lumber
Offers a wide selection of reclaimed and salvaged materials.

Route 219 North
Post Office Box 130
Renick, West Virginia 24966
Phone: (877) OLD-LOGS (653-5647) or (304) 445-2300
Fax: (304) 445-2249

(GOV) Washington State Department of Ecology Sustainable Building's Toolbox
Provides information and resources on salvaging and reusing building materials.

Wilmot and Associates, Inc.
Reuses, recycles, salvages, and manages construction waste. See Profiles for more information.

3654 Knollwood Road
Nashville, Tennessee 37215
Phone: (615) 533-0696
Fax: (615) 385-5744


2339 Unity Street
Klamath Falls, Oregon 97603
Phone: (541) 850-0456

The Woods Company, Inc.
Offers a wide selection of reclaimed antique lumber.

985 Superior Avenue
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201
Phone: (888) 548-7609 or (717) 263-6524
Fax: (717) 263-9346

Wood World's Directory
Provides a directory of wood reuse organizations.


(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Tulare County
See Profiles for more information.

715 South Bridge Street
Visalia, California 93277
Phone: (559) 734-4056


(NP) Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Ventura County
See Profiles for more information.

167 Lambert Street
Oxnard, California 93010
Phone: (805) 981-2268
Fax: (805) 981-2268

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