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Add something more to your income by recycling away your metal scrap

By on Jul 20, 2015 in scrap car | 0 comments

You may have a good handsome salary but when it is a time to earn some extra perks you are always ready. Do you know that there is a way of how you can earn something extra by without doing much of toil? Yes, it is possible and that also at your own home. The metal scraps that you have gathered in your home backyard can be a source of income for you. Metal scrap if sold can get you a good amount that you have not though of also. You must be thinking that these metal scraps are useless. But these useless scraps can be recycled to make something useful again. And also you can save the environment by recycling such scraps, because when these scraps get spoiled and mix with the earth, it may create damage to the ecosystem.
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Now, after knowing this, you must be thinking of collecting as many metal scrap as possible. So, here are some tips from where you can collect metal scraps.

Stay alert always

It is not that you will have metal scrap always at your home only. You can collect it from anywhere. If you have gone somewhere and you see some metal scrap, you can collect it. You can collect scraps from your neighborhood, or even from the dumping grounds where you are allowed to collect scraps. It is not that the scraps have to be something big. You can collect small things also such as steel rods, cans, small machine parts, car parts and many others.

Asking people

When you tell your neighbors about you collect metal scraps, they may first see you with strange looks but will be happy to allow you to clean their junk. Imagine, if you are allowed to collect such junk metal scraps from at least 5 houses, then how much scrap you would actually collect.
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Asking electricians, garages, and plumbers

Similar to how you have asked your neighbors that you collect metal scraps, you can also ask various plumbers, electricians, and car repair shops to allow you to collect their metal junk. These people dispose various metal junk each day and hence you will be able to collect a huge collection of metal scrap from these people.

Processing your junk

After you have collected various metal scraps from various places now it is time to process it to get a proper metal scrap from the junk. The very first step is to store these junk items. You can store in at a big space such as your backyard, your garden under the shed and any other place. Make sure you have covered all the junk properly so that it does not catch rust. Now it is the time to sort them out one by one. Among these junk items, you may get some items that are of no use. Separate these from the proper metal scraps of the lot. You may again get some such scraps in which only some part is metal and others are of some other material. Cut them carefully to get the metal.

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Now when your metal scrap is processed, you can get in touch which 2-3 metal scrap dealers and table quotations from them and sell at the best price.