Tel: 203.744.1340

ReStore - Items Accepted

We accept donations from businesses and individuals. Pick-up is available, and tax donation receipts are provided. We recommend calling the ReStore before dropping off any donations as due to inventory restrictions, we may not be accepting certain items from one week to another.

If you have any questions about items we accept/do not accept, please call (203.205.0952, option #4) or email (donations@housatonichabitat.org) the ReStore.

  • Antiques – Furniture, doorknobs, claw foot tubs, sinks, spindles, medallions, light fixtures
  • Appliances – New or used items (less than 7 years old in good, clean working order; we do not accept dishwashers)
  • Architectural Items – Mantels, columns (interior & exterior)
  • Artwork
  • Cabinetry & Counter Tops – For kitchen and bathrooms (less than 15 years old, in good condition, with no missing parts)
  • Doors – Solid wood, storm, fire doors (interior & exterior)
  • Electrical Fixtures & Supplies
  • Fireplace Mantels, Hearths and Tools/Accessories
  • Flooring Material (100 sqft minimum) – Vinyl sheet and tile, hardwoods/parquet, ceramic & porcelain tile, marble & granite
  • Furniture – In good condition with no missing parts, tears, stains and from a pet-free environment (NO fabric sofas/couches; leather and vinyl ONLY)
  • Garden/Landscaping items
  • Hardware – Cabinet hardware, door handles, hinges, screws, nuts, bolts and nails in original unopened boxes (no loose items accepted)
  • Insulation (new only)
  • Lighting – Lamps, chandeliers, ceiling fixtures, wall sconces (in good working condition with no missing/broken pieces or parts)
  • Patio Furniture
  • Plumbing & HVAC Supplies – Faucets, couplings, sink strainers, shower heads, drains (only new in the box)
  • Siding (minimum required to do a project)
  • Sinks & Toilets (stainless steel and/or white only)
  • Shutters
  • Skylights
  • Stair Rails, Newel Posts and Spindles
  • Tubs & Showers (vintage claw foot or new)
  • Tools – Woodworking, hand tools, power tools (in working condition with no missing pieces and no frayed cords and including all accessories, batteries)
  • Vents – Floor, ceiling, dryer
  • Wallpaper (full rolls only)
  • Windows – Complete double pane window unites in good condition with no missing parts (no storm windows or sashes accepted)
  • Wood Trim and Molding