The Reuse Marketplace is a free regional network to find, sell, trade, or give away reusable and surplus items that would otherwise be disposed as trash. The website is administered by Northeast Recycling Council (NERC) and serves Vermont, Connecticut, Delaware, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, and Rhode Island.
Vermont Buildings & General Services Surplus Property
The Surplus Property showroom in located in Waterbury. The warehouse is open for sales to the public. The Surplus Property program administrates the state auctions, held every spring.
School Property Exchange System (SPEX)
SPEX is an online network that helps school facilities administrators trade and donate surplus equipment, assets, and supplies.
ReSOURCE Building Material Store
Homeowners, tenants, contractors, artisans, and developers all shop at ReSOURCE's Building Material Store for a variety of materials, including lumber, plywood, windows, doors, sinks, lighting, architectural antiques, and other materials. ReSOURCE closes the loop for the building material reuse industry by providing an outlet for hundreds of tons of waste. Used building and construction materials can be donated to ReSOURCE.
Cover Home Repair and the ReCover Store is a resource for donating/purchasing used building materials.
EPA's Reuse in New England Resource Guide - Building Materials Resources/Reuse Centers
This EPA guide is intended to be used by businesses, institutions, and governments who deal with off-spec production or asset management, and others who are seeking or need to dispose of items that still may have "use". It contains listings for where to donate used goods or unwanted materials.
Habitat for Humanity ReStore
Habitat for Humanity ReStore accepts donations of new and gently used home improvement and building materials.
Front Porch Forum
Front Porch Forum is a free community-building service that helps connect neighbors. Neighborhood forums are open only to people living in that neighborhood.