ReStore's eclectic mix of unique merchandise is made possible from your generous contributions. We accept donations at any of our ReStore locations from 9 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. The ReStore also provides a free pickup service for heavy items. To schedule a pick up appointment see phone numbers below, or fill out the request form for your county and we will return your calls and emails within two business days. Pick-up schedules will vary depending on request volume. Thank you for your donation and support as proceeds from the ReStore help fund homes for more hardworking individuals and families.
Nashville Donations, call 615.942.1290
Dickson Donations call 615.446.4385
Donation Items We Gladly Accept
Appliances - We accept electric appliances less than seven years old, except dishwashers. They must be clean and in 100% working order with no missing parts. Please include owner's manuals if you have them, as they add value to your donation.
Bed Frames - complete
Bed Rails - Complete with footboard (no headboards)
Doors - We accept doors in GOOD condition. They must not have holes, cracks, rot, etc.
Electrical -We accept most electrical parts, wires, plugs, plates and the hardware associated with electrical wiring.
Flooring material - We accept tile, hardwood, and vinyl. We will accept only new carpet. Minimum of 100 sq. ft.
Furniture -All furniture must be in good condition, no rips, tears or stains.
Hardware - We accept hardware for doors, cabinets, gates, etc.
Kitchen Cabinets & Vanities - Up-to-date and not damaged. They must have doors, shelving, display racks, etc.
Lighting - We accept most light fixtures. We do not accept fluorescent bulbs and fixtures.
Lumber • Plywood • Sheetrock • Trim - We accept full and1/2 sheets of plywood. We accept full lengths of lumber. We will accept trim in smaller pieces, but not less than 6-feet long. Please, no rot or nails.
Mattresses - only new still in plastic.
Miscellaneous - Domestic/home framed artwork, area rugs, decorative accent items, collectibles, antiques.
Office Furniture -We take credenzas, file cabinets and chairs. No partitions, cubicles, desks or office equipment made with particle board.
Paint - Full cans of water base paint only.
Roofing Material - We accept all types of roofing material such as rolled roofing material, metal roofing, and full bundles of new shingles.
Tubs • Sinks • Toilets - We accept new and claw foot tubs and sinks (no faucets or plumbing) and vanities if they are in good condition and clean. We accept commodes. They must be very clean!!
TVs- flat screens only.
Tools - We accept all hand and power tools in working condition.
Windows - We accept DOUBLE PANE windows only, window treatments, and draperies.
Final approval of all items is at the discretion of the donation pick-up driver and Habitat ReStore staff. Drivers and staff reserve the right to refuse materials based on current inventory and the items condition.
Donation Items We Cannot Accept
Unfortunately, the Habitat ReStores cannot accept the following items for donation. Thank you for your understanding.
Appliances that use gas, such as gas ovens, ranges and water heaters.
Countertops (unless the entire cabinet is provided)
Desks and work stations
Dishwashers, faucets, hot water heaters, and plumbed-in appliances (i.e., coffee makers)
Electronic equipment – Computers, VCRs, batteries, or personal care items such as electric razors, electric curlers or curling irons
Hazardous or highly flammable materials, such as oil base paint, varnish, shellac, lacquer, paint thinner, etc.
Infant car seats and infant-related accessories
Items in need of repair
Mattress and box springs (used)
Mirrors and glass without frames
Old lumber and scrap
Storm windows without the window
Televisions before 2010
Textbooks and technical materials
Partial cans of paint
Pieces of carpet