ReStore Donation Guidelines

ReStore Thrift Store


Items and materials for sale in our ReStore are typically donated by individuals, businesses, and contractors who wish to show their support for Habitat for Humanity of Beaver County.  Revenue generated from the sale of these items stays within Beaver County to support the building of homes for families who qualify. 

Donations are gladly accepted - please call 724-843-7939 for additional information.

We accept appliances:  The ReStore is always looking for working appliances that are less than 10 years old.  The most common requested appliances are: washers, dryers, refrigerators, and stoves.  

Our pick-up schedule fills up quickly.  To ensure we can serve you in an appropriate time frame, please give us a week to two weeks notice.

We Recycle: You can assist our recycling efforts by donating your scrap metal during our business hours:  Tuesday - Friday 9:30 AM - 4 PM & Saturday 8 AM - 2PM. 
 
 

Donation Guidelines:


  Please follow these general guidelines when donating surplus building materials and quality home furnishings to our ReStore For items not meeting these standards, consider posting to Beaver County Freecycle. Don't forget to Recycle your paper & scrap metal at HHBC!
 
  Air Conditioning & Heating Units   Must be less than 10 years old
Working order
Whole house or window model
  Appliances    Must be less than 10 years old
Clean and in working condition
Must have all parts/accessories
Small kitchen appliances- current colors  
  Brick/Block   Neatly stacked and palletized
Minium of 25 blocks
Drop-off only 
  Cabinets/Countertops   Only complete cabinets with all doors and drawers
Door attached
No broken pieces or warped wood
No built-ins
No countertops less than 4' with holes unless it is part of the batch being donated
  Carpet   Room size (8' X 10') pieces and greater
Only brand new or gently used 
  Doors   Interior, Exterior, Screen, Security
Solid doors preferred
Pre-hung
No broken glass or damaged wood
Free of bowing, twisting, holes or gouges
Prefer door knobs removed and bagged sparately 
  Electrical
  Fixtures, Parts, Supplies
Must be in working order
Clean and rust free 
  Furniture   Household furnishings in excellent condition (7 years or newer)
Antiques in good condition
No pet destruction of any kind
Overall excellant condition
Upholstry must be clean, free of stains, not worn, torn or damaged
Must be from a smoke-free environment
NO BABY CRIBS
NO MATTRESSES
Headboards and footboard with rails
   Hardware   Door & Cabinet knobs, hinges, locks, nails, screws, nuts & bolts
Please keep separated, boxed or bagged 
  Kitchenware   Complete sets of dinnerware
Silverware, kichen utensils
Pots/Pans (must be free of scratches, dents)
Serving bowls, Tupperware, storage containers
  Lighting   Floor & table lamps (wiring must be in good condition)
Ceiling fans (with all parts)
Must be in working condition with complete parts
  Lumber
  Dimensional- must be 6' or longer
Sheets- 1/2 sheet or greater in excellant condition
Free of rot, nails, and screws
No scraps accepted 
  Paint   No open cans
Cannot be older than 3 years old
No un-labeled cans
Full gallons or 5 gallons only
Stain, driveway sealer grout
  Plumbing
  Toilets- white only (must be clean. no toilet seats)
Sinks- neutral and stainless colors only
Vanities- drawers and doors must be attached.  Must be in excellent condition
Bathtubs & Shower surrounds- Neutral colors only.  Must be clean and free of stains, marks, and gouges
  Roofing   Un-opened budles
Non-damaged
No scraps
Non-expired adhesive
Gutters (unused) 
  Tools   Hand or power
Good condition
Power tools must be working
Cords and batteries must be included
  Tile/ Hard- Wood Flooring
  Floor & Wall
Must be in boxes
Minimum quantity- 20 sq. ft.
Only new tile accepted 
  Windows   Vinyl only
New- construction or retro-fit
No metal, single pane
No broken glass
Must be assembled in frames
  Scrap   We will gladly accept your scrap! You can assist our ministry by donating any metal we can sell for scrap. That would include, but is not limited to the following: non-working appliances (appliances with Freon will be charged a $25 fee for removal), metal fencing, poles, & metal bed frames.  Please call us at 724-843-7939 for more details.
   
   
Donation Drop-off Hours: Tuesday- Friday: 10 AM - 3 PM | Saturday: 9 AM - 1 PM
Drop-off Location: 47 Bridge Street, Beaver Falls, PA 15010 -
ReStore entrance is behind the Habitat for Humanity of Beaver County Headquarters

To schedule a donation pick-up, or to inquire about items we accept, please call the ReStore at 724-843-7939, or send email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .  If you are able to email photos of your donated items, that greatly expedites the scheduling process!

Please note:
Our donation pick-up schedule is planned approximately two weeks in advance. All items must be available on a front porch or in a garage/driveway for pick-up.  Our driver may not travel into a basement or throughout your home for your donated goods.  Also, our driver always has final right of refusal for any donated items and can decline to accept an item at the pick-up location. Here is a list of items we cannot accept at the ReStore.

Habitat for Humanity of Beaver County
47 Bridge Street | Beaver Falls PA 15010-3259
Phone: 724-846-1630 | ReStore: 724-843-7939 | Fax: 724-847-2963
Email: habitat@beavercountyhabitat.org | Website: www.beavercountyhabitat.org

"All people deserve a decent place to live" - Millard Fuller, founder of Habitat for Humanity International

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