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Habitat ReStore sells new, used, and overstocked home improvement materials donated by stores, manufacturers, contractors, and individuals. These items are sold to the public at greatly reduced prices.

Open to the Public

The public is always welcome to shop at Habitat ReStore. We are located at 1810 Lake Street and can be contacted at (269) 381-5523. Our store hours are:

  • Tuesday through Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Saturday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Sunday and Monday: closed

How to Donate

You can drop off donations when the Habitat ReStore is open. Please do not leave donations when the store is closed.

To schedule a pick-up of large items, call (269) 381-5523 on Tuesday – Friday between 8:00 am and 3:00 pm. All items must be accessible on the ground floor and ready for pick-up when our truck arrives.

We pick-up in Kalamazoo County:

  • Tuesday: northwest quadrant including Oshtemo, Texas Township, and eastern Mattawan
  • Thursday: northeast quadrant including Richland, Galesburg, and Kalamazoo
  • Friday: southern quadrant including Portage, Climax, Schoolcraft, and Vicksburg

If you would like to make a small, voluntary, tax-deductible contribution to help offset the cost of operating our truck, our drivers will provide a receipt.

Did you know …


Habitat ReStore has saved pounds of recycled goods from Kalamazoo area landfills since opening in October 2005.

Benefits

How Habitat ReStore benefits the community:

  • Generates funds to help build Habitat homes.
  • Promotes recycling and keeps building materials out of landfills. For every $1 in Habitat ReStore sales, an estimated 1.3 pounds of waste is kept out of local landfills. We also recycle metal, computer equipment, and cardboard.
  • Sells all new and used home improvement materials at a discount, allowing our community to affordably improve their homes.
  • Donations may be tax deductible.

More Information

Visit Habitat ReStore Directory – Michigan for information about other Habitat ReStores.

Material Donations

Habitat ReStore accepts donations that are clean, stain-free, and in good, working condition.

We accept donations of most items found in home improvement stores:

  • Appliances (no dishwashers) – in good working condition
  • Area rugs – new only
  • Bathroom and kitchen fixtures
  • Cabinets
  • Carpeting – new only
  • Countertops – solid surface only
  • Doors – interior, exterior, patio with frame only
  • Drywall – 4 ft. sheet minimum
  • Furniture – no rips or tears
  • Hand tools
  • Lighting fixtures
  • Lumber / plywood – minimum 3 ft. lengths, nail-free
  • Power tools
  • Roofing materials
  • TVs – less than 5 years old
  • Vinyl siding and accessories
  • Windows – double pane, vinyl or aluminum clad exterior only
  • Wood trim and flooring

We do not accept these items:

  • Appliances that dispense water
  • Anything stained or broken
  • Area rugs – used
  • Brass lighting fixtures
  • Cabinet doors
  • Carpeting – used
  • Cast iron sinks and tubs
  • Ceiling fans
  • Christmas decorations
  • Clothing
  • TVs – more than 5 years old
  • Desks
  • Dishwashers
  • Drop-in sinks
  • Entertainment centers
  • Faucets
  • Laminate countertops
  • Mattresses or box springs
  • Paint or stain
  • Single pane windows
  • Small household items
  • Toilets – more than 2 gallon volume
  • Used tile
  • Water heaters
  • Window treatments