Items and materials for sale in our ReStore are typically donated by individuals, businesses, and contractors who wish to show their support for Hattiesburg Area Habitat for Humanity.  Revenue generated from the sale of these items stays within the Hattiesburg Area to support the building of homes for families who qualify. 

Donations are gladly accepted - please call 601-582-4663 for additional information.

We accept appliances:  The ReStore is always looking for working appliances that are less than 10 years old.  The most common requested appliances are: washers, dryers, refrigerators, and stoves.  

Our pick-up schedule fills up quickly.  To ensure we can serve you in an appropriate time frame, please give us a week to two weeks notice.

We Recycle: You can assist our recycling efforts by donating your scrap metal during our business hours:  Wednesday - Friday 9:30 AM - 4 PM & Saturday 10 AM - 2PM. 

Donation Guidelines:

      Please follow these general guidelines when donating surplus building materials and quality home furnishings to our ReStore. 

 

                Air Conditioning & Heating Units                              

  • Must be less than 10 years old
  • Working order
  • Whole house or window model

                Appliances                         

  • Must be less than 10 years old
  • Clean and in working condition
  • Must have all parts/accessories
  • Small kitchen appliances

                Brick/Block                        

  • Neatly stacked and palletized
  • Minimum of 25 blocks
  • Drop-off only

                Cabinets/Countertops                 

  • Only complete cabinets with all doors and drawers
  • Door attached
  • No broken pieces or warped wood
  • No built-ins
  • No countertops less than 4' with holes unless it is part of the batch being donated

Carpet                

  • Room size (8' X 10') pieces and greater
  • Only brand new or gently used

Doors                  

  • Interior, Exterior, Screen, Security
  • Solid doors preferred
  • Pre-hung
  • No broken glass or damaged wood
  • Free of bowing, twisting, holes or gouges
  • Prefer door knobs removed and bagged separately

                Electrical  Fixtures, Parts, Supplies

  • Must be in working order
  • Clean and rust free

                Furniture                           

  • Household furnishings in excellent condition (7 years old or newer)
  • Antiques in good condition
  • No pet destruction of any kind
  • Overall excellent condition
  • Upholstery must be clean, free of stains, not worn, torn or damaged
  • Must be from a smoke-free environment
  • NO BABY CRIBS
  • Headboards and footboard with rails

                 Hardware                          Door & Cabinet knobs, hinges, locks, nails, screws, nuts & bolts

  • Please keep separated, boxed or bagged

         Kitchenware                     Complete sets of dinnerware

  • Silverware, kitchen utensils
  • Pots/Pans (must be free of scratches, dents)
  • Serving bowls, Tupperware, storage containers

 

Lighting                              

  • Floor & table lamps (wiring must be in good condition)
  • Ceiling fans (with all parts)
  • Must be in working condition with complete parts

                Lumber

  • Dimensional- must be 6' or longer
  • Sheets- 1/2 sheet or greater in excellant condition
  • Free of rot, nails, and screws
  • No scraps accepted

                Paint                    

  • No open cans
  • Cannot be older than 3 years old
  • No un-labeled cans
  • Full gallons or 5 gallons only
  • Stain, driveway sealer grout

                Plumbing

  • Toilets- (must be clean. no toilet seats)
  • Sinks
  • Vanities- drawers and doors must be attached.  Must be in excellent condition
  • Bathtubs & Shower surrounds.  Must be clean and free of stains, marks, and gouges

                Roofing                              

  • Un-opened bundles
  • Non-damaged
  • No scraps
  • Non-expired adhesive
  • Gutters (unused)

 

Tools                   

  • Hand or power
  • Good condition
  • Power tools must be working
  • Cords and batteries must be included

                Tile/ Hard- Wood Flooring

                Floor & Wall

  • Must be in boxes
  • Minimum quantity of 20 sq. ft.
  • Only new tile accepted

                Windows                             

  • New- construction or retro-fit
  • No metal, single pane
  • No broken glass
  • Must be assembled in frames

 


Scrap    

               We will gladly accept your scrap! You can assist our ministry by donating any metal we can sell for scrap. That would include, but is not limited to the following: non-working appliances (appliances with Freon will be charged a $25 fee for removal), metal fencing, poles, & metal bed frames.  Please call us at 601-582-4663 for more details.