Monday-Friday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Helpful Information Regarding Donations
Things To Know
- We accept lightly used donations that are in good, working condition. Please see the list of what we accept below.
- Our knowledgeable staff who come to pick up your donation know what our ReStore is able to take and have final say if any question should arise as to an item’s suitability for pick up.
- If your donation can fit in your vehicle, please drop it off at our ReStore located at 505 West Broward Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale. This will help us keep costs down.
- We are currently scheduling pickups 4-7 days in advance. To stay efficient, we organize our routes based on zip code, so we appreciate your patience as we work with you to fit you into our schedule.
- Hurricane shutter panel donations are picked up on Thursdays only.
- Are you a contractor or business that has a donation? Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will reach out to you for more details.
Items We Gladly Accept
- All working appliances (we only accept dishwashers manufactured after 2012)
- Area rugs (new only)
- Cabinets (good condition, must have doors and drawers intact; no Formica)
- Doors (80” or less)
- Electrical (outlets, switch plates, breaker boxes, switches, etc.)
- Furniture (no Formica or pressboard, good condition, no odor, pet hair, rips, stains, tears)
- Hurricane shutters (no rust)
- Lights/Fans (fans must have mounting brackets, blades off)
- Lumber/Building Materials (nails/screws removed)
- Mattresses/Box Springs (no stains/tears/odors)
- Office Furniture (chairs, desks 4 feet in length or smaller)
- Patio Furniture (good condition, no rust)
- Plumbing (new faucets, sinks, toilets, must be complete)
- Roof Tiles (must do a complete roof, palletized)
- Shower Doors (must have frame, frameless must be boxed)
- Tile/Flooring (35 square foot minimum, must be in boxes)
- Tools (gently used, no rust)
- Tubs (standard size only, no Jacuzzi tubs unless brand new)
- TVs (flat screen only, less than 4 years old)
Items We No Longer Accept
- Arcade Items (pool/foosball tables, etc.)
- Baby Items (car seats, cribs, strollers, etc.)
- China Cabinets
- Custom Built Furniture
- Electronics (computers, DVDs, VCRs, stereos)
- Exercise Equipment or Sports Equipment
- Fabric Window Treatments
- Fluorescent Light Bulbs
- Formica Furniture
- Gas Operated Appliances
- Hardware (knobs, hinges, etc., must be complete)
- Hospital Beds/Electrical Beds/Water Beds
- Jacuzzi Tubs (unless new)
- Kitchenware (pots, pans, silverware)
- Medical Supplies
- Office Electronics (copiers, fax, printers, etc.)
- Office Furniture (conference tables, partitions)
- Tubs (oversized or corner)