If you’ve ever run out of gas on the road, you know firsthand how easy it can be to panic. Knowing what to do if your vehicle runs out of gas can mean the difference between getting home safely and a major accident. While you should always remember to drive with at least a quarter […]
In some areas, it’s impossible to get to school or work without a car. Unfortunately, motor vehicles can also harm the environment, contributing carbon emissions and using nonrenewable resources. Luckily, there are a few ways that drivers can “go green” without abandoning their vehicles. Use these five quick and easy tips to get started!
When most people imagine expensive metals, they immediately think of gold wedding bands and silver hoop earrings. What most people don’t know is that gold and silver aren’t the most valuable metals on Earth—and silver doesn’t even rank in the top 5! Read on to learn a little bit about some of the most “precious” […]
Spring cleaning doesn’t just have to be for your home and your garage! As a small business owner, the spring season is the perfect time to get more organized, clear out your space, and get prepared for another successful and profitable year. No idea where to get started? Use our five quick tips for a […]
Most people believe that if they want to make money selling scrap aluminum, they need to be a contractor or business owner who generates a ton of scrap metal as a byproduct of their work. However, metal recycling services in Monmouth County like Sgt. Scrap know firsthand that most people have plenty of scrap aluminum […]
Cars are one of the single most expensive things to own, both in terms of initial investment and ongoing costs of maintenance, insurance, and fuel. Luckily, there are plenty of car-related deductions and credits that you can take advantage of when tax time rolls around.
The beginning of a new year is perfect time to reflect on yourself and your personal goals and to set hopes and aspirations for what you’d like to accomplish over the course of the next 12 months. But your new year’s resolutions don’t just have to be to lose weight or start cleaning more often—they […]
If you’ve ever left a scrap piece of iron, an old car, or even a bicycle outside for an extended period of time, you’ve probably noticed reddish-brown rust forming on your metals. But what exactly is this substance, and how does it form? Oxidation Nation Rust occurs when iron is exposed to water. When iron […]
There’s nothing quite as terrifying as experiencing trouble with your car’s engine while you’re in the middle of driving. Whether you’ve run out of gas, your car’s battery has called it quits, or you’re having an issue with your sensors, a vehicle that dies on the road can create a safety hazard for both your […]
From the frames of our bicycles to the soda cans sold at the supermarket, aluminum can be found in almost every industry and employment area in the world. Though we typically don’t pay much attention to the humble material, life simply could not exist as we know it today without thousands of pounds of aluminum […]