My brother is a handyman, and I often help him with some of his bigger projects. We were given the task of cleaning out a house along with some outbuildings on a farm. The owners wanted nothing except empty buildings so they could sell the land and buildings quickly. We were able to get a cheap dumpster, thinking we would put everything in there. However, we hit the jackpot when we came across one of the buildings. I knew that the price of copper per pound was good, but I wasn’t sure exactly what it was.
We decided that we would get all of the copper and other metals together first, then I would go online and find out which scrap metal dealers had the best prices. I thought that I was going to have to go to each one’s website, and I knew that would be time consuming since there are several in our area. If it was just copper, it would have been fine, but there were other types of metal in the building including aluminum, lead and iron. We wanted to make sure that we got the best prices for all the different metals we had found. Continue reading “Getting the Best Price for Metals”