Sorry, these are items we are unable to accept

Donations are the lifeblood of our ReStore. However, due to legal, environmental, and practical reasons, there are items that we are unable to accept for donation. These include:

  • Any electrical or battery-powered item that is not fully functional, or has missing or damaged cord, plug, or charger, or other parts
  • Television sets
  • Computers, software, printers, and computer accessories
  • Clothing
  • Paint, stain, or painting supplies
  • Used mattresses
  • Sink faucets and dishwashers
  • Glass or mirrors without frames
  • Hazardous chemicals, including insecticide and herbicides, caustic cleaners
  • Items with significant corrosion, mold, mildew, water damage or leaking batteries
  • Boards or building materials with nails, screws, staples, or other sharp objects
  • Batteries of any kind—new or used
  • Broken items
  • Weapons

We strive to keep this list up to date, as our policies are subject to change.