Open 7 Days a Week

10am - 6pm

Big Reuse Queens

3-17 26th Ave. Astoria, NY 11102
718-777-0132 x2

Big Reuse Brooklyn

69 9th St. Gowanus, NY 11215
718-725-8925 x2

Questions about deconstruction? Contact our Decon Team at

Contact Decon Team

We offer a variety of deconstruction services, all of which are performed by our fully insured Deconstruction Team at Big Reuse.

Email  if you have a project or any questions about the Deconstruction process. You may also speak with someone from our deconstruction team by calling 718-725-8925 x4.

Please include the following in your email:

  • Location of project
  • Scheduling information  When you expect you will require our services
  • Type of project   Apartment or full home renovation, residential or commercial space, etc.
  • List of Materials  Please include as much detail as possible: Age of item, dimension, manufacturer, etc.
  • Photos  Please attach images of the material you wish to donate
  • Donor Information  To generate a receipt for tax deductions, we require the name and Donor name and address (if different from Pick Up address).

A basic list of the materials we accept can be viewed here:

Our Big Gives Back program has given away $300,000 worth of materials benefiting NYC's community and environment.

The greenhouse gas emissions prevented by our diversion efforts is equivalent to saving 360,000 gallons of gasoline!

Our Big Blooms program has given away 5,345 pieces of retired lumber to build 2,226 garden beds in over 1,269 community and school gardens.

We processed 765,477 pounds of food scraps and accepted 237,554 pounds of wood chips and leaf matter in 2015! That's over 1 million pounds of organic material diverted from landfills!

Our Food Scrap Drop-off program serviced 1000 households per week in 2015!