Pick up free paint and other household items
The City of Austin offers residents free, flat paint at the ReUse Store in the Recycle & Reuse Drop-Off Center. The paint is inspected to make sure it's good quality. The paint comes in beige, dark beige, or dark green and is placed in 3.5-gallon containers.
Visit the ReUse Store in the Recycle & Reuse Drop-Off Center at 2514 Business Center Drive, Austin, TX 78744.
Pick from the available 3 colors of Austin ReBlend paint. The paint is free for all residents.
Recycle & Reuse Drop-Off Center
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Learn about Austin ReBlend Paint
Austin ReBlend is a free, 100 percent flat paint made from paint dropped off at the Recycle & Reuse Drop-Off Center. The paint is inspected to make sure it's good quality, reblended into 3 colors and offered in 3.5-gallon containers. The available colors include:
- Texas Limestone (beige)
- Balcones Canyonland (dark beige)
- Barton Creek Greenbelt (dark green)
Pick up other free household items
Many reusable materials are dropped off at the center. You can also pick up these items for free (availability varies):
- Art supplies
- Cleaning products
- Household chemicals
- Automotive fluids
*You must load mulch yourself. Bring a pitchfork or shovel, work gloves, and containers.
Need to drop off items to be recycled? See how to drop off at the Recycle and ReUse Center.