The 4 Best Rock Hammers

A collection of the best rock hammers.

Rock Hammers A rock hammer is an essential part of any geologist’s toolkit.  It allows the geologist to quickly open rocks and assess their quality or to dig through material to find valuable rocks. It’s important to know that not all rock hammers are the same.  There are several types of rock hammers made by … Read more

How to Polish Petoskey Stones

A how to guide on polishing Petoskey stones.

How to Polish Petoskey Stones When it comes to shaping and making the perfect Petoskey Stones, you will need to cut it and shine it to perfection. It’s not a difficult process, but rather time-consuming, and some people refer to it as a therapeutic hobby. There are several steps to making these stones picture perfect, … Read more

Is Dumpster Diving Illegal in Michigan

Is dumpster diving illegal in Michigan? Here we discuss the legalities for Michigan as well as some of the major cities in the state.

The Legalities of Dumpster Diving in Michigan  People have asked, is dumpster diving illegal in Michigan? Dumpster diving or scavenging, no matter what you call it, it has become a popular event among many, but it does have risks when you’re not careful. We’ve done the research and we know that in 1988 the Supreme … Read more

Is Dumpster Diving Illegal in Illinois?

Is dumpster diving illegal in Illinois? Here we dive into the state and local laws.

Is Dumpster Diving Legal in Illinois When it comes to dumpster diving people ask if it’s illegal, or in this case is dumpster diving illegal in Illinois? According to California vs. Greenwood, the 1988 Supreme Court case, dumpster diving in general is not illegal, however, each city does have their own ordinances and they do have … Read more