The SCRAPSTORE in Swindon is a low cost community resource centre and environmental charity that is home to a multitude of projects dedicated to releasing the untapped potential of all things, people and possibilities. An Aladdin’s cave of materials ready to stimulate your imagination! From Crafts to Furniture, Reclamations to DIY and Play – The SCRAPSTORE has something for you.
Community Repaint Scheme
Community Repaint Scheme at SCRAPSTORE collects thousands of litres of unwanted surplus paint, varnishes and woodstains from the main UK distributors and brands for redistribution amongst the community.
To use the Community Repaint Scheme no membership or affiliations are required. Absolutely anyone can RePaint and for absolutely any purpose they wish.
Just turn up, have a browse and use this reclaimed paint to brighten up your world. Community Repaint Scheme supplies have helped the general public with decorating everything from their homes, youth clubs, schools, playgroups to churches and community halls across Swindon.
All this for a simple donation of just £2.00 per litre.
- vinyl matt
- vinyl silk
- interior and exterior masonry paint
With a broad and ever changing variety of stock and variety of household names and brands – we carry paint, varnishes and wood stains in all sizes, from tester pots to 10 litre tubs. All at a price that won’t break the bank. Whatever your decor needs, RePaint has the answer.
The Furniture Project
The Furniture Project at SCRAPSTORE is a social enterprise that redirects redundant corporate furniture and I.T. equipment away from landfill and back into use in our communities. Because we believe we are stronger when we work together.
Our reclaimed furniture store holds an ever-changing stock of high quality office and school furniture, IT equipment, antique and period items all in excellent condition and prime for reuse.
We have Tables, Desks, Filing Cabinets, Chests of Drawers, Home Furnishings, Chairs, Lockers, Whiteboards: You name it we are likely to have it. All at a cost that won’t break the bank!
Access to The Furniture Project is available to everyone and everyone, No SCRAPSTORE membership is required. Simply turn up, browse our stock, make your selections and pay as you leave. Our items are priced and ready for reuse. We can even help you arrange collection and delivery.
Already The Furniture Project has meant that local enterprises, small businesses and schools across Swindon and the UK are currently reusing furniture and IT equipment that would have gone into landfill. Freeing up their budgets to support the people and causes that need it most at absolutely no cost. A complete win-win.