What Does Your Plastic Say About You? The Plastics You Buy And The Numbers On The Bottoms

6 May 2019
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Maybe you recycle plastic and maybe you do not. Of course, if you do recycle plastic, how much do you know about types of plastic and the numbers on the bottoms of these items? Sometimes the numbers are on the sides or on the labels, too, but most of the time you will find these little recycling triangles with numbers on the bottoms of plastic items. Better still, are you recycling all plastic items without really looking at what you have? Read More 

Short On Cash? Why You Should Recycle Scrap Metal

16 January 2019
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Coming up short in the cash department can really get you down. Not having any money severely limits your options, and when funds are especially tight, you might not even have enough extra money to do something as seemingly simple as grabbing a bite to eat or checking out a movie with friends. When you're at the end of your rope and need to come up with a way to make some cash in a hurry, recycling scrap metal can be the answer that you're searching for. Read More 

4 Metal Recycling Tips To Turn Cleaning Out Junk Into A Real Treasure Hunt

27 September 2018
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Recycling can be a great way to get the most out of your junk cleaning projects. You will be surprised by the types of metals that you find and the value they have. If you know what you are looking for, cleaning projects can turn into fun treasure hunts when there are recyclable metals to be found. Here are some metal recycling tips to help turn cleaning piles of junk into real treasure hunts: Read More 

Tips For Replacing Your Grass With Landscaping Rocks

19 July 2018
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If you're tired of the expense and labor of keeping your lawn lush and healthy, then you may want to consider replacing it with decorative rock that needs no care at all. A rock or gravel lawn could be a great idea if you travel a lot and don't want to worry about your lawn or if you just hate yard work. Here are some tips for using landscaping rocks from a company like Portland Sand & Gravel Co Inc to replace your grass. Read More 

Do You Need Copper Security?

23 January 2018
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Copper has become so valuable -- it isn't exactly rare, but it is in such high demand that the price for copper is usually very, very good -- that copper theft is now reaching epidemic levels. This isn't just a case of someone taking apart your stereo wires; now, power companies, traditional phone services, and even residences are at risk of being cut off, as someone makes off with the copper wiring. Read More