Donating to ReStore

Donating to ReStore



How to Donate Materials to ReStore

Thank you for considering a donation to our Habitat ReStore!

Please review the ReStore Donation Criteria section below. If you have any questions or would like additional information, please call 707-568-3228 or email us at donations@habitatsoco.org.

Donation Hours:
Monday through Saturday 10am–5pm
Please do not drop off any items without first talking to store staff or a volunteer.

Store Hours:
Tuesday through Friday 10am–6pm and Saturday 9am–5pm

We prefer that customers bring in their donations, but we do offer a free pick-up service for large donations within Sonoma County. Please call 707-568-3228 ext. 2 to schedule a donation pick-up.

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of donations from our generous neighbors, our lead time for pick ups is currently one to two weeks.

Sonoma County Habitat for Humanity is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. All donations to ReStore are tax-deductible.

ReStore Donation Criteria

Click on any materials category link below for expanded information.
  • Less than 10 years old
  • Fully functioning
  • All parts and pieces included, assembled, and in working order; cannot be missing parts that impede functionality in any way
  • Free of rust and excessive grease and black mold
  • No significant aesthetic or functional damage
  • Must have all doors, shelves, and drawers; no missing pieces or parts
  • Free of significant structural, aesthetic, or functional damage
  • Free of mold and water damage
  • Must be in excellent condition: no peeling veneer, holes, patched holes, cracks, broken glass, or failed seals
  • Free of water damage
  • Not modified in any way by customer
  • Free of excessive rust
  • No conduit lengths; fittings ok
  • All materials must be NEW, UNUSED, AND IN ORIGINAL PACKAGING
  • Tile and flooring will only be accepted in quantities of 50 square feet or more
  • Vinyl flooring will only be accepted in quantities of 30 square feet or more
  • Carpet will only be accepted in quantities of 100 square feet or more
  • Upholstered furniture must be in "like new" condition.
  • No pet stains. No rips, tears, or discolouration.
  • No smokers odor. No sleeper sofas or hide-a-beds. No mattresses.
  • Wood furniture must be in good condition. No water damage, stains or mold.
  • Free of excessive rust or corrosion
  • Functional or useable
  • All lights must be in working condition; no frayed wires or significant corrosion
  • Bulbs must be new and in packaging, no fluorescents or ballasts
  • No recessed can or track lighting
  • All necessary mounting hardware must be included
  • Must be new, bagged, free of holes and tears, not damaged or permeated by moisture
  • No used insulation
  • Tools and equipment must be in good, working condition; no fix-its needed
  • Lawn and farming products must not be expired or within relative close range to expiration
  • Bricks and pavers must be free of mortar
  • Sheet lumber must be in full (4'x8') or half sheets; no scraps
  • Lengths of lumber, molding, and base boards must at least 6'; no scraps
  • All lumber must be new/unused and free of mold and water damage
  • Porcelain items must be free of chips, cracks, and significant discoloration
  • Cast iron items must be free of excessive rust and chips, cracks and significant discoloration
  • Toilets must be rated 1.8 or less GPF and have a clear indication of this behind the seat or inside the toilet tank; toilets without this mark cannot be accepted
  • Vanity tops must have the cabinet to match them or be a relatively symmetrical shape and size; CULTURED MARBLE VANITY TOPS CANNOT BE ACCEPTED.
  • No PVC lengths; fittings ok.
  • All materials must be new/unused
  • Must be fully functional and have all parts necessary for functionality
  • Must have no frame damage, be fully functional (ex: no need to replace sash window springs)
  • Include all parts necessary for functionality (ex: crank windows must have crank and case cover)
  • No chipped or cracked glass, no failed seals
  • Aluminum windows (anodized or not) and single pane cannot be accepted
  • Appliances more than 10 years old
  • Ballast or fluorescent light tubes
  • Used tile or carpet
  • Paint
  • Dehumidifiers
  • E-waste or office equipment
  • Exercise equipment
  • Unframed glass
  • Chemical solvents/strippers
  • Used patching materials: putty, grout, etc.
  • Broken or incomplete items
  • Items subjected to rodent waste