Donation Guidelines

For Pick Ups:

To schedule a free donation pick-up please call the ReStore Hotline at 770 718-1070 or complete the Schedule a Pickup Form online.  We are happy to pick up your donation if you reside in Hall County and are unable to fit the items in your own vehicle.  Our driver always has the final right of refusal for any donated items, and can decline to accept an item at the pickup location.   All items must be in clean, good, working condition and be items that we can resell to further our mission. 

For Drop Offs:

Please check in with staff at the front desk BEFORE you unload your vehicle so that they can direct you to the right unloading area.  Staff reserves the right to refuse any donation not in accordance to the items listed below or in our policy.  Donations are accepted Tuesday - Saturday from 10am to 5pm.   All items must be in clean, good, working condition and be items that we can resell to further our mission. 

 

Items We Gladly Accept:

  • Vehicles
  • Gardening tools and implements
  • Bikes & Exercise Equipment; <8 years old
  • Books
  • Furniture:  Good condition; no rips, stains or tears; no pressed wood or particle board
  • Appliances:  <20 years old; must still work
  • TVs - flat panel, flat screen only
  • Tools:  Hand or power
  • Lumber:  No nails; longer than 6’ pieces or 1/2 sheet
  • Windows & Doors:  Good condition
  • Tile:  100 ft2  minimum; in boxes; all alike
  • Sinks & Counter Tops:  No discoloration or stains (as needed)
  • Light Fixtures & Window/Floor fans
  • Cabinets

ITEMS WE UNFORTUNATLEY DO NOT  ACCEPT

  • Anything that doesn't work / needs a replacement part
  • Items that we don't / can't resell
  • Half used / opened items
  • Toys
  • Used or opened paint, caulk, etc...
  • Mattresses or box springs
  • Child or adult safety equipment (helmets, car seats)
  • Items with personal information
  • Trash
  • Faucets
  • Water heaters
  • Baby cribs or car seats
  • Furniture made of pressed wood or particle board
  • Ceiling fans
  • Chemicals
  • Cleaning products
  • Used tires
  • Gas appliances
  • Weapons
  • Biohazard materials
  • Speakers
  • Food
  • Trash

 
Have an idle vehicle?  It is quick and easy to donate automobiles, trucks, boats, RV’s, motorcycles, construction equipment and other vehicles ~ running or not!   You may be eligible for a tax deduction. (Consult your tax advisor or the IRS for details.) 

Contact us to discuss your vehicle donation.  All the money we receive from the sale of all vehicles goes directly into the building fund and are used to build Habitat homes.
 

Donation Hotline:  770.718.1080