How to Donate:
Drop off your items at the rear of the ReStore on Monday through Saturday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or, if required, call to see if a pick up can be arranged for your larger items.
Please note: see below for full list of items currently being accepted.
ReStore Staff and Management appreciate all donations but reserve the right to refuse any item determined not sellable in the store. Depending on current inventory levels we may not be able to accept some items.
Currently being accepted for donation (some exceptions apply, see currently not accepting list)
- Antiques: windows, doors, furniture, household items, etc.
- Appliances: washers, dryers, stoves, fridges, dishwashers, freezers, etc. (working order)
- Bathroom: vanities, 1.6 litre low-flow type toilets
- Carpet (new only): minimum size 8’X10′, doormats, area rugs
- Doors: residential, commercial, closet doors, bi-fold, sliding
- Electronics (TVs, CD Players)
- Flooring (new only): tile, laminate, wood, vinyl
- Furniture: upholstered (in near new condition only from a no pet and non-smoking home and has no visible signs of wear or stains)
- Hardware: hinges, knobs, screws, nails, electrical, etc.
- Light fixtures, lamps
- Insulation (new only, in bags)
- Kitchen: cabinets, countertops and accessories
- Lumber, trim, plywood, railings, mouldings, etc. (no nails) 6′ min length is preferred
- Paint (new only), wallpaper and borders (full rolls only)
- Sinks: kitchen, bathroom, laundry
- Stairs, stringers
- Studs (clean): metal and wooden
- Sheet goods (1/4 sheet minimum – no angle cuts): dimensional stock, plywood, OSB, MDF,paneling, tile
- Tools: hand and power
- Roofing (in bundles): shingles
- Windows: PVC and wood frames with unbroken seals
Currently not being accepted for donation
- Auto fluid
- Any chemicals or cleaners (from private donors ie. windex, bleach etc)
- Any chemicals that are primarily flammable or a fuel source like propane, lighter fluid, kerosene, etc.
- Commercial paint 5 gal – unless from paint shop
- Cloths or Linen
- Baby Equipment
- Jacuzzi Tubs
- Exercise equipment
- Piano’s or Organs
- Hide a beds
- Colored Porcelain toilets (pink, blue, purple)
- Electrical Medical Equipment (wheel chairs, lifts, stair case elevators)
- Large L Shape Desks
- Natural Gas Appliances
- Doors over 8 ft tall
- Windows over 5 ft tall
- Sit down showers
- Furnaces or Hot water tanks
- Garage doors or openers
- Safety Equipment (Safety harnesses, hard hats etc.)
- USED Fluorescent lighting
- Pieces of Glass
- Routers (DLINK)
- Shaw or Telus cable boxes
- Showers (must have all door hardware)
- Printers and Fax machines
If you are still unsure if we are currently accepting your item feel free to call us at 778 755-4346.