office2When you donate to the Habitat ReStore, four things happen:

  • You help Habitat raise money to build affordable homes in Cabarrus County!
  • You get rid of unwanted items in your home.
  • You keep items from being thrown into our already overflowing landfills.
  • You receive a tax deduction.

Habitat ReStore Donation Hotline Call 704-786-4000

Check out our Location and Hours page to see when you can bring in your donations.

Items We Accept

Below is a list of items that we can accept. These items are subject to change with the ebb and flow of donations. If you don’t see an item on the list, or have a donation question, please call our donation hotline at 704-786-4000. Click here for a list of items we CANNOT accept.

If you have the means to bring your donations to the ReStore, we invite you to drop off your donations during business hours. It will give you the opportunity to check us out and you never know what you might find at the Restore!

Item too big for your car, on our yes list and valuable? Fill out the online donation form. We may be able to pick it up.


  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Stoves, Range Tops, Ovens
  • Dishwashers
  • Microwaves
  • Washers and Dryers
  • Range Hoods
  • Small appliances
    (i.e., toasters, blenders, etc.)
  • Air Conditioners

Furniture (no stains, tears, or pet damage)

  • Sofas/Loveseats/Chairs
  • Tables (dining room, side)
  • Dressers and Desks
  • Bedroom Sets
  • Dining Room Sets
  • Coffee/End Tables
  • Entertainment Centers
  • Filing cabinets
  • Bookshelves

Building Materials

  • Unused Lumber & Plywood
  • Insulation
  • Trim/Molding
  • Brick/Block
  • Fencing 

Home Decor

  • Dishware/Accessories
  • Glassware/Mirrors
  • Framed Art
  • Baskets/Knicknacks
  • Books and Magazines
    (no encyclopedias or textbooks)


  • Kitchen Cabinets (sets or pieces)
  • Bathroom Cabinets (sets or pieces)

Plumbing Supplies

  • Toilets
  • Sinks/Faucets
  • Standard Size Tubs
  • Pipes/Pex Tubing

Lighting (must work)

  • Hanging Chandaliers
  • Floor/Table Lamps
  • Lamp shades (in good condition)
  • Track Lighting
  • Ceiling Fans


  • Hand Tools/Power Tools
  • Cabinet Knobs/Hinges
  • Door Knobs/Deadbolts
  • Electrical & Plumbing


  • Tile
  • Linoleum (new only)
  • Carpet
    (new or gently used, minimum roomsize)
  • Wood
  • Area Rugs and Runners
    (new or gently used)

Doors and Windows

  • Interior & Exterior Doors
  • Double Hung*
  • Picture Windows
  • Bay (complete with all sashes)
    *All windows must be aluminum clad
    or vinyl replacement only–the exception
    being the older wood and glass window
    sashes popular in crafting.


  • TVs (flat screen type only)
  • Stereos/Radios
  • VHS/DVD/CD Players


  • Game Tables (excluding pool tables)
  • Crutches/Walkers/Wheelchairs 


To donate your old vehicle, call 1-877-277-4344, or visit