4/26/17 Scrap Price Report: Copper Jumps Slightly

Hey iScrappers! We hope that your scrapping adventures have been prosperous and you have been cashing in on these high prices that we have been seeing get reported over the US and Canada over the last week…..so let’s dive right into the markets! Non-Ferrous Scrap Markets Markets have been improving over the last week and […]

4/5/17 Scrap Price Update: Steel Prices Drop

No fooling…April is already here scrappers! We cannot believe it either but we have made it through what was a crazy first quarter for 2017 and proved to make us second doubt and even think three times about what was going on part of the time. The markets are all over the place and with […]

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 […]

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 […]

12/21/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Drops…Steel Pops

Ho ho ho Scrappers! We hope that you are in for a very Merry and Happy Holiday season and we hope that you had time to cash your Christmas loads in already! With the copper prices falling about 15 cents over the last week we are hoping that you were able to cash in in […]

12/7/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper, Steel Up

Hey iScrappers! Here we are already 6 days into December and we have seen a very strong end of the year push for most of the metals markets. We have not only seen copper jump to near two year highs, but also seen steel prices rebound nearly doubling their prices from earlier in 2016…..so let’s […]

11/23/16 Scrap Price Update: Good News In Scrap

Happy Thanksgiving to All! We hope that you are ready for the holiday season and will be able to find a lot of scrap from old things that people will start to throw out soon. We have seen nothing but good news over the last few weeks and this week was no different, so let’s […]

11/9/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Continues To Rise

Hello iScrappers!!! With the Presidential Election finally decided….WOW the market has moved. We have seen the copper prices jump OVER 20 CENTS PER LB!!!!!! These moves have not been seen in a long time and it seems to be directly correlated to the election..so let’s get into it. Below you can watch our Facebook Live video […]

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 […]

9/14/16 Scrap Price Update: Copper Jumping Slightly

Hey iScrappers!!! With the summer wrapping up you may seen a couple extra BBQ grills out there after the Labor Day holiday…which is alway$$$ a good thing! Since we last updated you towards the end of last week we have seen little movement in most markets. The only slight increase has been in the copper […]