Category Archives: Metal

This Fact About Steel Will Shock You

Steel is one of the most abundant and applied metals in the world. Not only does it retain incredible properties, such as high tensile strength and resistance to corrosion, steel’s formability is infinite. But there is one very unique quality … Continue reading

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Is Stainless Steel Magnetic?

You might have magnets stuck to the front of your refrigerator at home, but the truth is, not all stainless steel is magnetic. You see, it depends on the type of steel and the particular alloy constituents. Continue reading to … Continue reading

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How to Recycle a Boat in Indianapolis

Boating season is not over just yet, but now that is the last full week of August, we can all see the end is fast approaching. For Hoosiers with boats that have undoubtedly seen their last summer, it is the … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Wrought Iron and Cast Iron

Many people assume that wrought iron and cast iron are interchangeable terms for early ironwork, or antique iron working. However, wrought iron and cast iron, although sharing the same mental material, are two different methods of working with iron. Continue … Continue reading

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How to Protect Your Scrap Metal From Being Stolen

Because scrap metal can be sold for cash to a local scrap metal buyer or recycling center, it is considered a valuable asset. For this reason, metal theft is a common problem in neighborhoods and communities of various classes. As … Continue reading

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Can I Recycle Scrap Metal For Money?

Metal is entirely recyclable. This is an excellent reason to start recycling metal at home and work. But you know what fact might really motivate you to start a metal recycling initiative within your circle of family and friends? RECYCLING … Continue reading

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Top 3 Uses for Recycled Scrap Metal

Interested to know exactly how your metal recyclables are being applied after you drop them off at your local scrap metal recycling center? Continue reading to learn the top 3 most common applications for recycled metal, as well as, how … Continue reading

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The 3 Easiest Metals to Recycle

If you are interested in joining the millions of Americans who recycle, on the best ways to start is with metal recycling. Continue reading to learn why, and which metals are the easiest for beginners! Scrap Metal Recycling Benefits Us … Continue reading

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The Process of Scrap Metal Sales

If you are interested in earning extra income, collecting and selling scrap metal is the perfect enterprise. Not only can you do this in your spare time, it doesn’t take much energy at all. With a little effort and some … Continue reading

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Distinguishing Between Wrought Iron and Mild Steel

When you walk past an old building with a wrought iron gate, do you stop to admire the intrinsic qualities of the metalwork and design? Well, if the building is less than 100 years old, you could actually be admiring … Continue reading

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