Acceptable Donations

Materials the ReStore Accepts and Sells
We accept a variety of different items. Please note that the items you can donate are not limited to this list. We reserve the right to turn down any donation upon inspection. Approved donations can be dropped off anytime during business hours. For larger donations, please call in advance to schedule a pick-up. If you have any questions about items you’d like to donate, please contact us at (920) 921-2893. ​

 

If you see that your item is not on this list, please check out the Wisconsin Recycling Markets Directory here for other donation locations in your area.

 

Appliances

Washers, dryers, refrigerators, freezers, stoves, cooktops/ovens, range hoods and dishwashers. There is a $20.00 charge for refrigerators and freezers.

  • Must be 7 years or newer
  • No air conditioners
  • No dehumidifiers

 

Architectural Items

Mantels, columns, stained glass, panel doors

  • Free of structural damage
  • No lead paint
  • No water damage or mold

 

Cabinets

Kitchen and bathroom cabinets in sets or pieces

  • Must be less than 20 years old
  • All doors and drawers
  • Free of structural damage
  • No water damage or mold

 

Copper

Any length/age accepted

  • For recycling purposes only

 

Doors

Interior and exterior, storm/patio doors with frame

  • Must be less than 10 years old
  • No lead paint
  • No damage or fogged glass
  • No used hollow core slab doors
  • No broken door jams

 

Electrical

All electrical supplies and accessories

  • We no longer accept electronics or computers

 

Flooring

Wood flooring ( new and used), carpeting, tile, vinyl, ceramic, slate, marble

  • Carpet and vinyl must be 36 sq. ft. minimum and NEW]

 

Furniture

Bed frames, dressers, tables, chairs, shelving, hutches, gently used upholstered furniture

  • Must be in good condition
  • No mattresses
  • No entertainment centers

 

Hardware

Handles, hinges, screws, nails

  • All hardware and fasteners accepted

 

Home Decor

Art, statues, antiques, memorabilia, knick knacks, garden art, framed art, sculptures

  • No dishes, books or glassware

 

Lighting & ceiling fans

Working fixtures and fans for residential use

  • No incandescent or fluorescent light bulbs accepted
  • Must be complete with all mounting hardware
  • No rust or corrosion on exterior lighting

 

Lawn & Garden

Bricks, blocks, pavers, unused fencing, birdbaths, shovels, rakes, power yard equipment

  • Must be in working condition
  • Cannot be broken or covered in dirt

 

Lumber

Particle board, plywood, paneling, new trim, molding, dimensional and framing lumber

  • Composite decking must be less than 10 years old
  • Lumber and trim must be at least 6′ or longer with no warping
  • Sheet goods must be at least 1/2 sheet with no damage

 

Plumbing

Kitchen sinks, pedestal and drop-in bathroom sinks, tubs, solid surface vanity tops (new and used), granite and Corian countertops, NEW 1.6 gallon low-flow toilets

  • Must be in good condition
  • No chips, cracks or rust

 

Tools

Hand tools and power tools, garden tools, tool boxes, newer table saws

  • Power tools must be in 100% working condition with all safety guards

 

Windows

Double pane windows

  • Must be less than 10 years old
  • Complete with all sashes and frame
  • No damage or fogged glass
  • No single pane windows

 

Miscellaneous

Antiques, new and unused insulation, new in-package roofing

  • Insulation and roofing materials must be in original packaging

 

Acceptable Donations

 

Why Donate?

  • Gain valuable space at home or work by reducing clutter
  • All donations to Habitat for Humanity and the ReStore are tax deductible
  • Provide useful materials so that others can improve their homes
  • Support the Habitat for Humanity mission
  • Save on disposal and hauling costs
  • Feel good by giving back to your community

 

The ReStore Wishlist

The ReStore gets donations of new items on a daily basis but unfortunately there are still some items that we just can’t keep in stock! Right now, the ReStore greatly needs donations of the following:

 

  • Upper and Lower Kitchen Cabinets
  • Appliances (stoves, refrigerators, washers, dryers)
  • Vacuum Cleaners
  • Small Kitchen Appliances
  • Plywood Sheets

 

​​We are also always on the lookout for items that will help our business operate more efficiently.

 

  • 2 x 4s​
  • Dollies
  • Small Forklift
  • Paint Shakers