The Best Time to Find Sand Dollars

When is the Best Time to Find Sand Dollars Sand dollars are some of the most interesting collectibles you can come back home with after a visit to the beach. The flat, circular shape and the star pattern at the top all make for a very unique keepsake. That being said, these sand dollars come … Read more

Where to Find Sea Glass in Florida

A collection of sea glass hot spots. Learn where to find sea glass in florida.

Sea Glass In Florida Collecting sea glass is a fun activity that both children and adults enjoy. When you find a piece of sea glass, it is exciting to imagine how long it has been floating around the ocean and what the glass was once a part of. You can then use your newly-found sea … Read more

Is Dumpster Diving Illegal in Pennsylvania?

An examination of state and local ordinances to determine if dumpster diving is illegal in Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Dumpster Diving  Is dumpster diving illegal in Pennsylvania? If you enjoy scavenging through the trash to find a good treasure, you’re not alone. There are many people who share the same passion. While this might be an exciting way of finding a bargain or maybe an excellent way to recreate trash into an art … Read more

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

Is it Illegal to Dumpster Dive in North Carolina?

Is it illegal to dumpster dive in North Carolina? We examine the law and local ordinances for North Carolina.

Is Dumpster Diving Legal in North Carolina?  Is it Illegal to Dumpster Dive in North Carolina? No, it isn’t, however, each municipality is entitled to its own set of rules. If you’re planning to dumpster dive for some cool finds you should become familiar with the area you’re scavenging and what the rules are. In … Read more

1976 $2 Bill Value | What’s It Worth?

What is the 1976 $2 dollar bill value?

1976 $2 Bill Value The United States two-dollar bill is a popular form of currency that is still in circulation.  It is considered the United State’s rarest small denomination currency, which is why most people believe it is a collectible item. But how much is a 1976 $2 bill worth?  Read on to find out. … Read more

Is Dumpster Diving Illegal in Ohio?

Is it illegal to dumpster dive in Ohio? We look at Ohio ordinances to determine the legalities.

Dumpster Diving in Ohio Some call it bin-diving and others call it garbage gleaming. You might call it dumpstering, but no matter what the term, it all means the same; dumpster diving.  When you think of these terms you might have a vision of a homeless person digging for food, but nowadays, dumpster diving is … Read more