Unfortunately, Second Use can’t do everything. Below is a list of companies, websites, and government services that we recommend for helping to get the job done. If you need more help, give us a call and we’ll try our best to answer your questions.

Second Use Favorites
We've created a Google Map of all of our favorite do-it-yourself and salvage-friendly places to shop or get pieces/parts in the Seattle-area.  Check it out!

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Used Building Materials Exchanges
King County Online Building Materials Exchange
IMEX: Industrial Materials Exchange
Building Materials Reuse Association
 

Reuse/Recycle Opportunities in the Puget Sound
2 Good 2 Toss - arranges exchanges
Resource Venture - provides information and technical assistance on environmentally friendly construction practices
WA Dept of Ecology Recycling Hotline - 1-800-RECYCLE
King County: What do I do with..? - hosted by the King County Solid Waste Department, this site is designed to help you find a better way to get rid of just about anything around your home and business


Companies that Work With our Products
Creative Casting
They can cast clawfeet for your tub
3762 South 60th, Tacoma 253-475-2643

Expert Marble and Granite
Experienced in cutting Second Use stone
4749 W Marginal Way, Seattle 206-938-7662

Ballard Refinishers
They can strip paint from pieces
632 N.W. 46th St., Seattle 206-783-0707


Lead, Asbestos and Hazardous Materials

EPA site on reducing lead exposure in your home
EPA site on dealing with asbestos in your home


Other Local Salvage Yards
Earthwise Salvage (SoDo, Seattle)
RE Store (Ballard, Seattle)


Tool Libraries

NE Tool Library
West Seattle Tool Library


Other
Ascendent Demolition - used building materials
Northwest EcoBuilding Guild - coalition of builders, designers, suppliers, homeowners and partners concerned with ecological building in the Northwest
City of Seattle Sustainable Building - provides tools, classes, and a library. Also has information on Built Green and LEED Certification