2/22/17 Scrap Price Update: Are Prices Jumping Again?

Hey iScrappers!!! With almost 2 full months of 2017 gone…is this where you saw the scrap prices going? All the way up! We have seen the markets continue to react positively even with some minor push backs over the last few weeks…but let’s get into more detail now. Copper, Aluminum, & Non-Ferrous Scrap Update Many […]

How To Grow Your Scrap Business

Maybe your scrapping career started as a side job for some extra cash, then you realized it was time to start growing your services to pick up materials from homeowners or business owners. Some scrappers have the truck and the trailer to haul larger loads away from job sites. Maybe that is your next step in […]

8 Tips To Avoid Scrap Yard Receipt Mistakes

Scrapping. It’s a great way to make some extra money on the side or if you are full-time, it’s your way of living. Regardless of how often you are at the scrap yard, it’s important to know the weights and what they mean on your receipts. The iScrap App Team hears stories about how scrap yards […]

How Do You Scrap A Computer?

Scrap metal recycling for computer recycling

Many homeowners have a desktop computer in their house. If you are looking to upgrade to a laptop, it can be difficult to find a place to recycle your old computer. After you have found a local scrap yard that accepts electronic waste or e-waste, you can bring your computer to be scrapped. Scrap yards […]

2/15/17 Scrap Price Update: You Should Sell Now

Hey iScrappers! We hope that the weather has been treating you well across the US and Canada. We talked to a lot of people lately that have been hit with a lot of snow and ice and that has really hindered some of the things that they are working on and trying to scrap. With […]

2/8/17 Scrap Price Update: Quick Increase Causes Decrease For Steel

Good Day iScrappers!!! We hope that you have not only been busy, but have been reporting and checking out others reported prices across the US and Canada…we have seen SO MANY prices getting logged in that we thank our users and hope that everyone continues to use them. Over the past week we have seen […]

2/1/17 Scrap Price Update: Steel Prices Take A Drop

Hey iScrappers! We hope that the last week has treated you well and across the US that some of the scrap prices have risen in multiple yards that you are working and dealing with. One of the things that we have talked about over the last few weeks are starting to come into fruition…and those […]

1/26/17 Scrap Price Update: How Trump Is Changing Market

Hello iScrappers! With a new President in office we will be tuned in over the next few weeks and months to see what changes start to take place and how these changes will affect the overall scrap market…President Trump has talked a lot about infrastructure improvements, and hopefully these will lead to positive movements in […]

How To Scrap Pewter & Where To Find It

Pewter is another alloy that is very strange and has all types of forms. Pewter can be made into dishes, bowls, silverware, but generally you will see pewter in decorative features. You won’t go to Walmart or Sears to buy silverware for your home made from pewter…but if you find it in scrap it could […]

What Will President Trump Do For Scrap Metal?

By now you have heard all of the questions from the media and country about what plans President Trump has for the US economy and seemingly deteriorating infrastructure. With Donald Trump taking office on January 20, 2017 as the 45th President, we have some questions of our own about how his plans are going to affect the […]