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  • Tips To Keep In Mind When Getting Rid Of An Old Air Conditioner

    9 January 2020

    If you know you will be upgrading to a new air conditioner unit when summer returns, you might be looking to dispose of your old unit. But getting rid of an old air conditioner may be more complicated than you might think. Here are some tips to keep in mind when trying to get rid of your old A/C. You Likely Cannot Just Put It On The Curb Air conditioners contain coolant, and this is a substance that could be harmful to the environment if it comes into contact with the land.

  • A Look At The Pros And Cons Of Working With A Strip-On-Spot Copper Wire Buyer

    17 May 2019

    Copper is an ideal electricity carrying material, so it is used in all kind of wires and electrical items. If you are in the business of harvesting scrap and recycling it for cash, specializing in copper wire is always a good idea. This metal is highly recyclable and more valuable than a lot of other scrap metals. The only downside to copper wire recycling is that it is usually covered in plastic.

  • Your First Trip to the Scrapyard: FAQs

    19 April 2019

    You've been looking for ways to earn extra money, and you were told that collecting metal and bringing it to the scrapyard was a lucrative option. Now, you're off to collect metal—but you have a few questions about your first scrapyard trip. Keep reading to discover the answers. What kinds of metal should you collect? Most scrapyards accept all kinds of metal. They generally pay more for steel, iron, and copper than for aluminum, but you can certainly bring in the aluminum; it's worth something.

  • Tips For Recycling Your Electronics

    4 February 2016

    Many people don't know how to recycle their smartphones, tablets, televisions, computers, and other electronics that no longer work or are no longer technologically viable in terms of functioning. They know that they don't want to add to landfills but they also don't want to keep the electronics in their home and cause an increase in clutter. Here are some tips for figuring out how to recycle your various electronics.

  • Efficient Computer Recycling For Businesses

    7 November 2015

    System refresh operations are the key to keeping a business agile and tech savvy. Unfortunately, many businesses struggle with the right refresh balance. Some wait too long to replace their systems and may suffer with slower computers, while other businesses may abuse their profits by buying every new system on the market. Regardless of your refresh timing, replacing computers while recycling old systems can give you a small recycling return while keeping the environment just a bit safer if you take a few concepts to heart.

  • Cleaning A Grease Trap In A Small Restaraunt

    28 July 2015

    If you run a small restaurant you have a lot to do on a daily basis. Plus, you have other things that need your attention every so often that can't be ignored. One of these things is your grease trap. You need to make sure you are keeping your grease trap as clean as possible so it continues to work properly. This article will educate you on how to clean your grease trap yourself.

  • Using The Three-Pile Approach To Declutter Your House

    22 July 2015

    A major house cleaning and decluttering project can be made fun if you establish some goals. The three-pile approach to your project lets you clear out your house of unwanted items while helping other people and being kind to the environment. Here is how to organize your next decluttering project and feel good about getting rid of those things you really don't need. Dividing Your Personal Items Into Three Piles