Open 7 Days a Week

Monday 10am-6pm
Tuesday 10am-6pm
Wednesday 10am-6pm
Thursday 10am-6pm
Friday 10am-6pm
Saturday 10am-5pm
Sunday 10am-5pm

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


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BIG!Gives Back

has given away $300,000 worth of materials benefiting NYC's community and environment.

Donate, don't dump!

In 2013, BIG!NYC diverted over 4,000,000 lbs of usable building materials from the landfill!

Our diversion rate reduces climate change emission by 3,200 MTCOE which is like saving 360,000 gallons of gasoline.


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

BIG! Compost

has diverted 267,230 lbs of food scraps and given away 159,240 lbs of compost and 49,620 lbs of mulch in 2013.

CLASS IS FULL! Stained Glass 101 Workshop at BIG!NYC

Our class on September 25, 2011 is full. If you are intersted in signing up for the waitlist or for more information about a second Stained Glass 101 class, please email


Have you ever wanted to make your own stained glass? Have you been curious about how to repair your stained glass lamp? BIG!NYC will host an introduction to stained glass workshop on Sunday, 9/25/11, from 1-4pm.


Stained glass artist and instructor, Bob Mitchell, will teach attendees the basics of stained glass: from creating your own sun catcher during the workshop, to repairing broken or damaged pieces.


Registration is now CLOSED. The $50 course fee includes instruction, materials, and you will take home your own sun catcher creation! Space is limited, so please register early.