Scrapping in the Cold Weather: What You Need

Be prepared to work in cold weather

Most areas in the US and Canada begin to grip for winter and colder months once September comes around every year. While scrapping during the colder months, especially for those areas that are under freezing temperatures most of the winter, it’s important to think warm. There are some important steps and tips to use while […]

10/26/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Prices See Slight Increase

Hey iScrappers!!! We hope that you are ready for Halloween and also ready for some good scrap news…because we have both coming! Below you can see a recent chart of the reported scrap prices we’ve received for copper wire prices across the country. Since August 2016, it seems like the copper wire prices have increased […]

How Reported Scrap Metal Prices Can Help Your Earnings

how you can help scrap prices

The scrap metal industry isn’t the most glamorous industry out there, but it is important. With scrap metal being one of the largest exports of the USA, it is important to understand how scrap prices are determined and what customers like yourself can do to when the scrap prices are being affected. Over the last […]

Help Us Scrap Cancer

The iScrap App Team would like to take the time this October to bring our community of scrappers and scrap yards together for a good cause. The month of October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and what better way to help support it than to have a fundraising page from the scrap metal community. We […]

10/19/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Prices See Drop This Week

Good Day Scrappers! We hope that you have been staying tuned to all of the reported prices that we have seen being reported across the US and Canada over the last week. We have seen so many prices being posted over the last week that we are happy to really make headway into the national prices….but […]

5 Ideas For Scrapping During The Fall

Fall Scrapping tips

During the summer months, scrapping seems to be a bit easier with the warm weather. As the Fall season approaches, it can be more difficult to find scrap metal lying around waiting to be recycled. Luckily the iScrap App team has some ideas and tips for finding scrap metal this Fall season. Jump Into A […]

10/12/16 Scrap Price Update: Why Steel Prices Are So Low

Hey there iScrappers! We hope that all is well, you are busy, and you are staying safe for all of those hit by Hurricane Matthew. With weather being such a factor in scrapping, it is not always easy to see how things will be panning out, and because of that we have to wait and […]

How To Get The Best Scrap Prices

iscrap app pricing

If you are scrapping for extra money, which many people are, it’s important to know how to get a better price for your metal. Getting the best scrap price is important when you are looking to unload hundreds or thousands of pounds of metal. When you are preparing your scrap load for the yard, it’s […]

Top 8 Places to Find Scrap Copper

Where to find scrap copper

With copper being a highly sought out commodity in the scrap metal industry, it can pay off to know where to look for scrap copper for your haul. Even when the scrap prices are low, copper scrap is still a great item to look for. The iScrap App wants to make sure you know some of […]

10/5/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Prices Leveling Out This Week

Hey iScrappers! We hope in the last week you have been as excited about the reported prices that we have seen flying up from scrappers all over the US and Canada. We have seen hundreds of prices being thrown up and because of people like YOU posting them online. Let’s go over the state of […]

How Do You Scrap A Laptop?

If you are looking to recycle your laptop and scrap it for some extra money there are a few things to keep in mind and a few ways to make the maximum profit at the scrap yard. Laptops don’t have a very long life if you are using them as your everyday computer, on average […]

How Do You Scrap An Air Conditioner?

There are some different types of air conditioners that can be taken apart for scrap

One of the more common scrap items during the warmer months, air conditioners are very easy items to take apart for scrap metal inside but require some work. With a wide variety of materials like, copper, electric motors, aluminum, and wire inside, any scrappers from beginner to advanced ones can benefit by taking apart an […]