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30
Jun

5 Home DIY Projects to Try With Copper Wire

Copper wire is a recyclable, non-ferrous metal commonly used in electrical wiring and plumbing. It is also a popular home DIY decor metal because it’s easily bent by hand or with pliers. Accenting a room with cool copper wire can…

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24
Jun

Where To Scrap Your Car in Brisbane

With three locations in Brisbane, Metal Biz makes it easy for Brisbane car owners to sell and remove old, damaged and unwanted vehicles. Get top Cash for Cars on the spot, and we’ll even do the honours of hauling away…

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19
Jun

How Wrought Iron Turns Fence Gates into a Work of Art

Wrought iron has been used for many centuries (as early as 2000 BC) for sculptures, building construction and decorative purposes. This is because, when heated, wrought iron is a highly malleable metal that can be pulled, twisted and shaped into…

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11
Jun

University of Queensland Plans To Develop Sustainable Steel

Steel is a very sustainable material when used correctly. Its durability makes it infinitely recyclable and it has many different uses. However, the processes and practices used to manufacture steel are not always sustainable or environmentally friendly. Which is why…

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8
Jun

Driver safety tip: maintaining a 3-second gap

Tailgating isn’t just the super fun American tradition of BBQ-ing from the boot of your car before a footy match. It’s also the term used for following the car in front of you too closely when driving. Tailgating is considered…

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6
Jun

Upgrading your car to accommodate your growing family: what you need to know

A two-door hatchback may have been the perfect zippy little car for running around town when you were single or newly married. But if you’re about to have a kid, and plan to have more, then you’ll need to upgrade…

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2
Jun

6 damage checks to apply after a minor car accident

If you've been involved in a fender bender, it’s important to assess the damage thoroughly. There may only be a few dents on the outside, but often there can be extensive internal damage that you may not notice at first.…

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31
May

How taking on floodwaters can badly damage your car

Did you know that firefighters in Queensland save more people from floodwaters than from actual fires? What if we told you that many of these situations were caused by drivers thinking that their vehicle can cross flooded roads and become…

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24
May

Brisbane Public Transport Fares Just Got Cheaper

In December last year, the Department of Transport introduced a ‘Fairer Fares’ package. This means reduced fares for buses, trains, ferries and trams across South East Queensland. Now there’s even more of an incentive to travel to work by public…

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15
May

Legal Ways to Avoid Speeding Fines

Speed limits are in place for a reason, and driving over them can put you, your passengers and other drivers at risk of a fatal crash.Travelling over the speed limit is especially dangerous in inclement weather when roads become slippery,…

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