Construction Junction - Building Material Reuse

Construction Junction promotes conservation through the reuse of building materials.
Pittsburgh’s first non-profit building material reuse retailer.

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News & Events

2016 Energy Sprout Sustainable Energy Design Competition

January 25, 2016

Energy Sprout is open to Pennsylvania-based businesses, Pennsylvania-registered non-profit organizations, local governments in Pennsylvania, and Pennsylvania residents.The competition is designed to promote new or innovative products and business models in sustainable energy throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

There are two divisions of competition: Businesses/Individuals and Communities. For all the details, visit the Energy Sprout Sustainable Energy Design Competition website.

Share Your Reuse Projects & Get A CJ Gift Card!

March 1, 2016

We want to see your inspirational reuse using CJ-bought material! We always love to see the finished projects from our loyal customers, and with a new website design set to roll out in early 2016, we want to share even more of your fantastic projects with other reuse enthusiasts. Here's what we're looking for:

  • Made with materials purchased at Construction Junction (ideally 50% or more)
  • Include clear Before & After pictures (minimum width of 700px, height can vary)
  • Include a simple list of materials and tools needed
  • Include a brief summary of your process
  • Download and submit the signed and dated release so that we may use your images/materials on our website and/or social media and/or on printed materials and signs, including how you would like to be recognized as the maker (e.g., First Name, Full Name, anonymous?)


*Gift cards do not expire and are valid for purchases made at Construction Junction; gift cards not redeemable for cash

We're recruiting a General Manager!

March 25, 2016

This is a senior position, and has been advertised on Nonprofitalent, Indeed, and Linkedin. Please share with anyone who may be interested.

Job details are HERE. Apply via email HERE.

Puzzle Saturday

April 2, 2016

Work on a jigsaw puzzle each Saturday in the Adult Reading Room. Whether you only place a couple of pieces or see it all the way to completion, the puzzle will be available to everyone who wants to work on it. Until it’s done the puzzle will be rolled up and stored until the following Saturday. Location:Lawrenceville Library, 279 Fisk Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15201. Contact: Lawrenceville, 412.682.3668, email here.

Could you be our new General Manager?

April 15, 2016

This is a senior position, and has been advertised on Nonprofitalent, Indeed, and Linkedin. Please share with anyone who may be interested.

Job details are HERE. Apply via email HERE.

Johnstown Incline Trail Day

April 30, 2016

Trash Clean up involves trail reroute in one section; trail armoring in wet areas; tree removal. The goal is to put this great trail back on the map, and open it to both hikers, and bikers. Meet at the top Incline Station, 711 Edgehill Dr, Johnstown, PA 15905.
Wear: Clothing for the weather, Sturdy Outdoor Shoe or Boot. Bring: Work Gloves, your favorite garden or trail tool (Rake, Shovel, Mattock/Pick, Pruning Saw).  Info from Jason   814 255-4717

Mother's Day Brunch at Audubon

May 7, 2016

Admission: $25.00 for member age 2 and up; $30.00 for nonmember age 2 and up
Click here to register online

Pine Twp Recycle-Rama

May 7, 2016

For residents only. May 7 from 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. at the Township Municipal Building parking lot.

Beers for Babes: Not your typical baby shower

May 22, 2016

EAT. DRINK. DO. GOOD. Supporting Global Links' maternal and infant health projects. Join us for this fun event for civically-engaged, globally-minded individuals (21+, bring ID). $15. Tickets & info HERE.

Rivertowne brews and Franktuary meat/veggie franks; interactive games and activities focusing on access to health care; pack a bag of much-needed items for a soon-to-be mom in Nicaragua; learn about Global Links’ mission and help support women’s health initiatives; donate a new baby item off our list for our local partners and be entered to win raffle prizes

Steel City Big Pour 10

September 10, 2016

The 10th annual Steel City Big Pour will be held on Saturday, SeptemBeer 10th.
Session 1: 12:00-3:00 pm
Session 2: 5:00-8:00 pm.
Info HERE.