4 Products For Staying Warm Working Outside

Use this zippo hand warmer to warm your hands quickly

It is that time of year when the majority of the US and Canada are engulfed in the Arctic Air blasts and we are trying to keep warm every way possible. In the scrap metal industry, whether you work at a scrap yard or you are a scrapper hunting for scrap, most of the day […]

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 […]

6 Ways To Market Your Scrap Services

Tips on marketing your scrapper services

Whether you are scrapping full-time or you are doing it as a part-time job to make some extra money, it’s important to market your services. the iScrap App Team has put together some of the best marketing strategies for your scrap pick up services. Below you will see some of our tips and advice to […]

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 […]

How Often Do Scrap Prices Change?

Checking the scrap prices and when they change is important

If you are new to the scrap metal industry you may notice that a lot of scrap yards don’t post prices online or if they do, there is often a disclaimer that states prices can change at any time. As an experienced scrapper you should be familiar with ever-changing scrap prices and the possibility within […]

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 […]