Why Do We Recycle?

Keep Raccoon’s Away From Your Garbage With These Tips

Posted by on May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Keep Raccoon’s Away From Your Garbage With These Tips

It’s disheartening to look out your window on garbage day and see the garbage cans, which you’d placed at the curb the night before, turned over and your trash strewn around your yard. Yep, the raccoon’s paid a visit to your neighborhood last night. Picking up your household garbage and rebagging it costs you precious time in the morning, especially if you’re already scrambling to get out the door. A more proactive approach is to take steps to reduce the likelihood of raccoon’s finding your trash so appealing,...

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4 Ways To Make A Little Extra Money For Your Next Extended Weekend Vacation

Posted by on May 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 4 Ways To Make A Little Extra Money For Your Next Extended Weekend Vacation

If you are planning a small vacation soon, you may not want to break the bank to have a little fun. Setting a budget aside for your trip can help you save. There may be some extra expenses or things that you want to do for your vacation, which if you can find ways to make a little extra money, you can have the money you need to have a more enjoyable trip. Here are some things that you may want to do to make a little extra cash for your next weekend vacation: 1. Return Those Boxed Things You Really Do Not Need Many people have things that they...

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Tips for Properly Preparing for Your Home Remodeling Project

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Tips for Properly Preparing for Your Home Remodeling Project

No matter how big or small your home remodeling project is going to be, you might want to make sure that you are preparing as much as possible. This way, dealing with the actual remodeling tasks will be much easier, as there will not be as much chaos getting in the way. To help you get on the right track, you will want to check out some of the following tips. Reserve a Roll Off Dumpster Do not make the mistake of assuming that you will be able to simply put everything out for the weekly trash pickup. In many residential areas, there are...

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Keep An Eye Out For Recyclable Computer Scrap

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Getting rid of an old computer may feel like tossing out a large investment. Even newer computers with large amounts of plastic and seemingly cheap components have high price tags. If you’d like to see the systems put to better use than being tossed onto a garbage pile, consider pulling out a few reusable components and their recyclable scrap.  Hard Drives Grant Extra Storage Or Valuable Magnets If you’re getting rid of an old computer, try to keep the hard drive if it isn’t broken. Even if the system at large is...

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Pinpoint Reusable Components Before Trashing Old Computers

Posted by on May 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you’re moving a full load of computers out of a department or an entire business, there are a few things to take into consideration before dumping everything at once. There are a few components that could be reused and a few ways to perform the disposal easier that could save thousands of dollars down the road for your business. Consider a few recovery points that could help you make the most out of your old systems, even after moving to newer computers. Hard Drives For Bulk Storage The hard drive is the main storage area for...

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Identifying The Various Types Of Scrap Metal

Posted by on April 22, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are planning on making some extra money by collecting and selling scrap metal to scrapyards, you will need to learn how to identify the various types of scrap metals. While this is not absolutely necessary, the more you know, the more money you are going to make. For instance, if you take a bunch of different items made from different metals to the scrapyard, they are going to give you a dollar amount for the weight of all of the metals combined. But, it may be that some of the metals are worth more than others. When you know how to...

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Three Ways To Salvage Scrap Metal For Profit

Posted by on April 20, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Selling precious metals like gold or silver is pretty much impossible if you do not own any. Yet, another option for selling metals exists. Sell the scrap metal around your home and, if motivated, travel around the neighborhood and collect discarded scrap for later sale. As long as there is a strong demand for scap metal, the potential exists to make a decent amount of money selling to a reputable buyer. Finding Scrap Metal Thanks to a Plumbing Mishap Example Not everyone has an old iron fence or beat up aged car on their property, but all...

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