Habitat for Humanity for Cleveland County
704-482-6200
Restore
704-482-6289
Monday - Friday 10:00am-5:00pm |Saturday 9:00am-3:00pm

Frequently Asked Questions

What donations does ReStore accept?

ReStore accepts new and gently used household items, building materials and home improvement supplies. Below is a list of some of the items we accept. This list changes frequently and may not list everything we accept. So if in doubt…just give us a call! Also please make sure the donation is clean and functional.

*Air Conditioning- running condition – whole house or window
*Appliances (clean and in working condition)
*Bath Tubs (clean and in good condition)
*Cabinets (Kitchen and Bathroom)
*Carpet (Clean, remnants)
*Ceiling fans
*Doors (Interior & Exterior, Raised panel, glass, etc.)
*Electrical – fixtures, parts and supplies
*Flooring Materials (Ceramic, vinyl, wood.)
*Furniture – Home or antique (overall good condition – no worn or stained upholstery)
*Hardware (knobs, hinges, locks. Also: nails, screws, nuts, bolts and fasteners)
*Insulation (new)
*Lighting products
*Lumber – 6 ft or longer; Plywood: half sheet or larger; Trim: free of rot, nails and screws – no scraps
*Paint (new only) and painting supplies
*Pipe/PVC/Metal/Copper
*Roofing Materials/Gutters
*Toilets
*Tools
*Wallpaper
*Windows (Vinyl, Aluminum, Wood — all sizes; new construction and retro-fits)

Why should I donate? How does the ReStore help Habitat?

Donations are sold to shoppers at discounted prices—typically 50-75% below retail value. Proceeds from the ReStore help the affiliate and construction crew build even more affordable homes for qualified families in Cleveland County.

Useful materials are recycled and reused to help the environment.

Useful materials are kept out of landfills and put to use by those who need them.

Donations our community by providing affordable building materials, furniture and household items enabling more people to repair and remodel their homes and businesses.

Donations support Habitat for Humanity’s objectives of building safe, affordable, energy efficient houses for low-income families, and the revitalization of neighborhoods.

What are other ways I can help the ReStore?

There are several different ways you can help the ReStore!

1. Make your home improvement purchases at the ReStore.
2. Tell your friends about us to help spread the word about our stores and help us receive donations of good quality, sellable materials.
3. Volunteer! The Habitat ReStore is always looking for volunteers to help with stocking shelves, cleaning and repairing donations, and general store upkeep.

Does the ReStore have any specials?

Yes!! Because we sell most items at 45% to 90% off normal retail value, every purchase is a great deal. However, we offer specials from time to time where you can save even MORE! Check our Facebook page for new product arrivals, ReStore special events information and Saturdays are 10% off for seniors 62 and older. .

Are my donations tax deductible?

Yes, donations made to the ReStore are tax deductible. Habitat for Humanity of Cleveland County is a charitable organization under tax code 501(c)(3). At the time of donation, the ReStore staff will provide you with a Receipt for Donated Goods that can be used for tax purposes.

Does the Habitat ReStore place a value on the items we donate?

No. You place the value on your donations. It is between you and your accountant.

How often do you get new merchandise?

Our inventory changes often as we receive new items daily. Stop by often so you don’t miss a thing. Also Check out our Facebook page where we upload pictures of new items!

How can my business get involved?

There are many ways local businesses can contribute: financial donations, equipment donations, sponsor a special event for the Habitat ReStore, place an ad for or with the Habitat ReStore, volunteer at the Habitat ReStore, donate materials to the Habitat ReStore, or shop at the Habitat ReStore and help with the construction crew. There is always something going on. We especially love people who like to paint!