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 […]

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 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 […]

1/18/17 Scrap Price Update: Are Prices About To Drop?

Hey iScrappers! With the first month of 2017 halfway done it is crazy to think of where the prices have started this year at…but let’s not get too excited that they are going to continue this climb. We are looking ahead to the market in February, and we may be in line for a slight […]

1/12/17 Scrap Price Update: Copper Jumps Into New Year

Hey iScrappers! Already in the 2nd full week of 2017 we have been seeing more and more prices being reported as well as prices CLIMBING across the US and Canada…let’s hope this keeps rolling. We have seen the copper markets jump and the ferrous and steel side of things has climbed as well…so let’s get […]

1/4/17 Scrap Price Update: RAM Boards & Copper Prices

Happy New Years and Welcome to 2017 iScrappers!!! We hope that you had an enjoyable holiday season and were able to spend a lot of time with your family, friends, and stopping by your neighborhood scrap yards to cash in! With the New Year up and in full swing we are able to get ready […]

6 Money-Making Tips for Organizing Your Scrap

bins are useful for separating your scrap

We always mentioned how important it is to separate your scrap metals before heading to the yard. We can’t stress that enough for many reasons. It makes the operation of unloading and weighing up easier, usually will make you more money by separating your metals, therefore you make more money! Win-win for everyone! Knowing Your […]