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To stay current with all of the latest scrap metal news, be sure to check in to Iron Mike's blog regularly. From tracking scrap metal prices to scrapyard buying tips, we'll be sure to keep you updated on all of the latest developments.

Got an Old Junker? Looking to Scrap Your Car? Give Iron Mike a Call!

Scrap Your Car
11/1/2017

Are you looking to scrap your car? Do you have an old junker sitting in your home’s driveway? Did you purchase a new vehicle and now have an unused car sitting in your garage? If so, you need to give the experts at Iron Mike a call! We can help you free up space and – more importantly – put a pile of extra cash in your pocket. The most experienced scrap metal buyer in Detroit, Iron Mike has years of experience in buying scrap cars. In today’s post, we’re going to go through the steps and show you how easy it is to sell your old vehicle to Iron Mike.

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A Handful of Pro Tips for Finding and Selling Scrap Metal

Selling Scrap Metal
10/2/2017

If you’re new to finding and selling scrap metal, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the process. Whether you’re looking to sell a few small items or you’re in it for the long haul, interested in making regular sales, it’s essential that you have a plan and – more importantly – a resource that you can trust. To that end, Iron Mike aims to be the area’s most authoritative resource when it comes to buying, selling, finding, and sorting your scrap metal. In today’s post, we’re going to look at a handful of tips that will help you focus your search, hone your craft, and make the most out of your time.

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Cutting Cords and Making Money with the Leading Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit

Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit
8/31/2017

If you've been doing business with Iron Mike, the leading scrap metal buyer in Detroit, you know that we take scrapping seriously. Our goal is to get our customers as much money as possible for their scrap metal, discarded appliances, old equipment, unused vehicles, and cords. What most people don't know, though, is that they're leaving money on the table when they sell their cords. By cutting and stripping your scrap metal cords, you can get an average of about 15% more when you sell them. In today's post, we're going to look at how you can get the most for your scrap cords.

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The Benefits and Reasons for Selling to a Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit

Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit
8/3/2017

If you've been considering selling to a scrap metal buyer in Detroit, you'll be happy to know that your decision is solid from both an environmental and economic point of view. Scrap metal is a great example of a circular economy, one that feeds the manufacture of new products through the recycling of old products. This kind of economy is great because it reduces the requirement for new resources, thus easing the impact on the environment. In today's post, we're going to discuss a few common uses for scrap metal, along with its benefits.

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Stay Safe and Scrap Metal: Tips from Iron Mike

Scrap Metal
7/6/2017

The world of scrap metal can be challenging and, if the proper procedures aren't followed, even dangerous. It's easy to overlook a few very simple, very easy safety precautions that will help you avoid serious injuries during your scrapping adventures. At Iron Mike, we pride ourselves on helping our customers get the most money for their scrap. But, we believe it's equally important to educate our customers, to keep them safe in the field, and to ensure that they're taking all the steps necessary to avoid injury. In today's post, we're going to give you a few safety tips.

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Scrapping Tips from the Top Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit

Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit
6/7/2017

If you're new to scrapping, you're undoubtedly looking for tips from the best... why not ask the top scrap metal buyer in Detroit? With years of experience, Iron Mike is the area's leading expert on scrap metal. Whether you're soliciting local businesses for their metal, cruising neighborhoods searching for discarded equipment, or gathering up your homes unused appliances, we're confident that we can help you get the most for your scrap and, more importantly, for your time. In today's post, we're going to offer a few tips on making your scrap metal trips more successful.

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Spring Cleaning, Extra Cash, and the Best Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit

Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit
4/4/2017

With winter on its way out, it's that time of year again... the time where everyone heaves an audible groan and starts clearing out their garages, attics, workshops, and closets. Hauling out old electronics, broken Christmas lights, busted appliances, and abandoned projects, it's not uncommon to see a wealth of scrap sitting along the roadside... and we do mean a wealth. With all of that metal – potential money – sitting around just waiting for someone to collect it, it's essential that you work with a reputable scrap metal buyer in Detroit, one who uses the most current metal market prices, and one who will work with you in a straightforward, upfront, and honest way.

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Who Can Make a Buck with Iron Mike?

Scrap Metal Buyer
3/6/2017

First, let's cover one thing up front: Here's who CAN'T make a buck with Iron Mike: Anyone who thinks he can get rich quick by stealing copper. Mike's not buying it. Don't risk it. Don't be the subject of the next headline ... you saw the one ... "Man electrocuted trying to steal power line." And you won't get anywhere with stolen plumbing, either. Mike's on to you. If not electrocuted, you will be prosecuted. So, who CAN make a Buck with Iron Mike? Odds are, YOU can.

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Why it is Essential to Work with an Experienced, Professional Scrap Metal Buyer

Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit
1/31/2017

As the most experienced scrap metal buyer in Detroit, Iron Mike has a reputation to uphold. Working with a wide range of sellers, from small businesses to private individuals, we stay current with all of the most recent scrap prices, following the market closely, and offering our customers the absolute best prices possible for their scrap metal. This isn't some fly-by-night operation, run by a couple of guys in a pickup truck who offer rock-bottom prices for what is – essentially – a gold mine of scrap copper, aluminum, brass, and steel. No, we are a full-fledged operation, offering a number of services that simply can't be matched.

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Scrap Metal Tips for Small Businesses

Scrap Metal Buyer in Detroit
12/1/2016

If you're operating your own small business, you understand the importance of eking out every possible advantage. Whether those advantages come through extensive marketing, cost-saving equipment or recycling programs, every little bit counts when it comes to running your business. Iron Mike has been working with small businesses for years, helping them keep their operations run smoothly and injecting a little bit of much-needed cash into their operations. When you sell your business' scrap metal, you get rid of unwanted clutter and, more importantly, set yourself up financially to grow.

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