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Working with Scrap Metal Safely

We all love a bit of scrap metal art, and it’s become a really popular style over the years. Creating something intricate and powerful out of recycled scrap seems to just push a lot of the right buttons – and it’s been the form of some high-profile projects. Artists, crafters and makers are using scrap […]

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Top Five Questions We Get Asked By Plumbers

Plumbers, handymen and tradespeople all come across plenty of scrap metal in their line of work, and we’re sure that if you’re reading this, you’re no different! Often, people who are new to the trade aren’t sure what they can and can’t do when it comes to the scrap metal left over after a job, […]

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Manchester Building Industry Booming

Focus on large-scale construction projects usually falls on the capital, but northern cities like Manchester and Leeds have also seen significant investment and development in building recently. In Manchester, 22 residential projects started construction last year. Manchester Evening News collated a list of the 32 new developments that will change Manchester forever, while new transport links and […]

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How Will the Diesel Scrappage Scheme Affect Car Owners?

Concerns about air quality have triggered a consultation into how to reduce the UK’s pollution to meet EU regulations. One recommended option was to offer incentives to scrap older diesel cars. How will this happen?   Why have diesel cars have been targeted? Since 1992/3, allowable emissions from vehicles has been steadily reduced under EU […]

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How Brexit will affect the Scrap Metal Industry

It’s been nearly a month since Article 50 was triggered by the Prime Minister, and Brexit proceedings are now firmly underway. But what does it all mean for the scrap metal industry? Scrap metal is a great way to earn some extra cash if you’re clearing out your home, your business or if you’re a tradesperson […]

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How To Scrap A Car

Some of us have a habit of hanging onto our old cars for far too long – and when it’s finally time to give up on your old motor and buy a new one, it’s far too late to sell it on to someone else. You may be able to find a certain website that […]

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Where To Trade In Your Scrap Metal

Whether you’re a tradesperson, business or homeowner, recycling scrap metal is an easy and convenient way to make a little extra money and, of course, has tremendous benefits to the environment as well. If you’re trading in scrap metal for the first time, you may be unsure of where to go and how to get […]

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