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 Joseph Smith & Sons is the Top DC area scrap yard.

Joseph Smith & Sons is that friendly DC area Scrap Yard you have been looking for. We are the top choice to Scrap among contractors, homeowners, and government agencies alike. Due to this, we accept everything from white goods, to prepared structural beams can be safely scrapped at our local facility, and for the best Scrap Prices in town! However, we do not accept everything. For a detailed list of materials that we do and do not accept, click here.

When you choose to scrap locally here in the DC area, at Joseph Smith & Sons, you are ensuring you will be paid the most Competitive Scrap Prices for your scrap metal.

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2001 Kenilworth Ave,

Capitol Heights, MD 20743

Hours Of Operation:

Monday – Friday: 7:30 am – 3:30 pm
Saturday: 7:30 am – 11:30 am

Main Office: (301)-773-1266

2021 – 2022 Holiday Schedule:

12/23: Open regular business hours 

12/24 Christmas Eve: CLOSED

12/25 Christmas Day: CLOSED

12/30: Open regular business hours

12/31: New Years Eve: CLOSED

01/01/2022: New Years Day: CLOSED

01/03: Back to regular business hours