12 Places Where You Can Buy Pallets Today
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12 Places Where You Can Buy Pallets Today
Repalletize is a marketplace for buying and selling pallets and finding free pallets. Repalletize is a simple to use map-based marketplace to find pallets near you. Everyone from small businesses to DIY pallet project woodworkers to large international companies use Repalletize to buy and sell pallets. Most businesses and people find it difficult to find pallets on their own. Our pallets for sale are the highest quality pallets on the market because the good ones have not been cherry picked by pallet recyclers.
Places for Finding Pallets for Sale and Finding Free Pallets
Below are 12 places that have pallets for sale and have pallets free to pickup. Each location where they have pallets have different pallet sizes and pallet types.
Pallets at Businesses
Businesses use pallets daily for inbound and outbound shipments. When businesses get pallets and then need to have them removed because they take up space. This is where Repalletize helps. Businesses post the extra pallets they do not need to Repalletize which is a map based marketplace. Businesses can list pallets for sale or pallet free for pickup and if you are lucky some businesses may even deliver the pallets to you.
Pallets at Shopping Centers
Shopping centers receive pallets daily, however you can not just go to the back of a shopping center and grab pallets because the pallet owner may need them and call the police if you take them without asking. Also blue Chep pallets need to be returned. Shopping centers tenants use Repalletize because they can control the outbound recycling of pallets without having to worry about pallet theft.
Pallets at Distribution Centers
Pallets at distribution centers can be really good pallets and they can also be some of the most damaged because of the high usage. Pallets at distribution centers are not typically available to the public because distribution centers do not have retail fronts. Some distribution centers that use Repalletize are Coca-Cola, Amazon, and Grocery Services.
Pallets at Recycling Centers
Recycling centers use a lot of pallets. Repalletize has pallets for sale at paper recyclers, metal recyclers, clothing recyclers, and auto recyclers that like to sell pallets and also give away pallets for free. It can be hit or miss on pallet size from pallet recyclers because they receive in non-standard items on pallets.
Pallets at Grocery Stores
Grocery store pallets can also be high grade because they will typically be standard size. However, you can not just go to the back of a grocery store and grab pallets because the pallet owner may need them and call the police if you take them without asking. Also blue Chep pallets need to be returned. Grocery stores like to list their pallets on Repalletize because they can sell pallets or give pallets away for free without having to do any work or finding buyers or DIY crafters to pickup pallets. Some grocery stores that list their pallets on Repalletize are Costco, Kroger, and ALDIs.
Pallets at Landfills
Believe it or not but people throwaway pallets in the dumpster or drop off pallets at a landfill. We don?t judge them for this but we do try to divert pallets from the landfill. Landfill operators like to reduce wood in landfills because they are bulky and can be recycled. You can find free or very cheap pallets at landfills and they are typically very clean. Some landfills that use Repalletize are WM and Progressive Waste.
Pallets at Construction Sites
Pallets from construction sites get listed on Repalletize daily. Mostly construction sites are looking to give away pallets for free. And if free pallets are not good enough news, pallets from construction sites are typically high grade lumber and only used once. You can find some great pallets at constructions sites. Make sure you take your hardhat and gloves.
Pallets direct from Pallet Manufacturers
Pallets from manufactures are a guaranteed to be of high quality and standard size. You may also have several different grades or qualities to choose from like new pallets or recycled pallets. However, you will not be finding free pallets are a pallet yard.
Pallets in Dumpsters
Dumpster diving was all the craze in the early 2000s but it has died down some. We do not recommend dumpster diving to get pallets but some really desperate DIY pallet woodworkers do it. Also dumpster diving can also result in a ticket or fine because it is illegal in some places. We recommend leaving the dumpster pallets alone, but if you see some next to a dumpster then that should be safe.
Pallets at Hotels
Pallets at hotels are great for recycling. Pallets at hotels are very good quality and the sizes are standard 48x40. Pallets at hotels are also not available for the general public to pickup. Hotels use Repalletize as a vendor to manage pallet removal and recycling because Repalletize is a nationwide map based marketplace. Hotel chains that have several thousand locations use Repalletize to manage pallets at all those locations. Hotels that use Repalletize are Marriot, Hilton, and Ritz-Carleton.
Pallets at Airports
Pallets at airport are inaccessible to the public due to security regulations. Airports receive pallets everyday. Goods and products that airports receive on pallets can be food, equipment, luggage, and mail. Airports like pallets removed on a regular basis because pallets can pose a risk to the airplanes. If a board or piece of wood breaks of a pallet and gets left on the runway a plane?s tire could get damaged. Airports use Repalletize to make sure pallets are removed quickly and securely. Airports that use Repalletize are Atlanta International, San Francisco, Dallas Fort Worth, and many others.
Home Owners with Pallets
Pallets are often collected by homeowners and then need to be recycled. Homeowners obtain pallets through receiving shipments like sod for lawns, pools supplies, rocks and other items for landscaping, or other various reasons. Homeowners find it difficult to find a pallet business that will come pickup a handful of pallets. Pallet businesses are only looking to pickup pallets in large quantities of 600 or more and in the standard size 48x40. Homeowners like posting pallets on Repalletize because it is hassle free and they don?t have to deal with anyone. They can just leave the pallets in the driveway or by the curb and a Repalletize user will pick them up.
Find Pallets like these at Repalletize.