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We will accept the following merchandise, in good condition, up to one hour before closing.  Please phone the ReStore at (906)249-4416 if your item is not on this list but may be one that we could use.    

Appliance:  In good working order.   Sorry, NO dishwashers. 

Architectural:  Columns, antiques, windows, mantelpieces, etc.  

Cabinets:  Individual pieces or full sets, kitchen or bathroom.  Must have all doors and drawers

Countertops:   Minimal chips or damage.  

Flooring:  Useable quantities only

  • Carpet and padding- no visible wear and tear, and no stains or odors.  
  • Hardwood/parquet flooring- Must be free of rot.  Vinyl tile, sheet vinyl and linoleum- new only.  Ceramic tile.


  • Pre-hung or door slabs
  • Exterior or interior- No rot, cracks or missing pane
  • Entryway units
  • Sliding glass- must have all tracking, no cracked or foggy glass

Electrical:  Must be in useable condition

Hardware:  Complete sets of door hardware, hinges, etc.  Any quantity of nails, screws, etc.  No rust  


  • Sinks-  All types of kitchen and bathroom sinks (no rust) 
  • Shower enclosure- All components 
  • Faucets- unused, still in the box only. 
  • Miscellaneous plumbing hardware 
  • Toilet- Very clean and in good working condition, white only 
  • NO Hot water heaters


  • Dimensional- 4 ft. lengths or longer, treated or untreated 
  • Sheet goods- 1/2 sheets or larger of particle board, pressboard plywood, paneling, etc.  
  • Trim and molding- 4 ft. lengths or longer 

Lighting:  Complete and in working order

Storm Doors:  Complete, with all screens, and tracking or framing 


  • Double hung
  • Picture and bay- complete units with all sashes, no rot or cracks
  • Casement
  • Thermal pane only, no single pane
  • Metal and wood screens 

Roofing Materials:  New shingles, rolls of roofing material 

Gutters:  Full pieces with no rust or damage

Drywall:  Full or half sheets 

Vents:  (Clean) – Floor, Ceiling, Return 


  • Full Rolls of Wallpaper
  • Shutters (interior and exterior)
  • Hand and Power Tools
  • Wood
  • Furniture
  • Thermostats
  • Ceiling fans (complete)
  • New insulation
  • Framed mirror
  • Household  items
  • 4 ft. and over lengths of pipe/PVC/metal/copper

All donations subject to space availability. The ReStore Manager has the discretion to refuse any item that may not be in saleable condition.  

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