Donate to the ReStore

Your donations are crucial to the success of Habitat for Humanity Wellington Dufferin Guelph.

We offer free pickup service for large donations ($100+ ReStore value).  To schedule this service for your donation, please complete the following form or email dispatch@habitatwdg.ca. You can also drop off donations at one of our locations during our scheduled donation hours, found here.

    *tax receipts are available once per year for the total ReStore value of your donation(s) over the tax year. Total amount must be greater than $100.
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Acceptable Donations

We will gladly accept the following home and building supply items:

Please note: all donations and materials must be in good, useable condition and ready to hit our sales floors – final approval is at the discretion of our ReStore team.

Kitchen & Bath:

  • Cabinets
  • Sinks
  • Toilets (with a tank size of 6 litres or less only)
  • Tubs (corner tubs and Jacuzzi tubs NOT accepted)
  • Vanity sets
  • Plumbing fixtures

Doors & Windows:

  • Double-pane, insulated casement, double-hung, slider, or awning style windows
  • Shutters
  • Exterior doors (wood, glass, steel, etc.)

Flooring:

  • Hardwood (unused, in packaging)
  • Laminate (unused, in packaging)
  • Stone, ceramic, porcelain, and vinyl tiles (unused, in packaging)

Electrical:

  • Circuit breakers and panels
  • Wire
  • Wire boxes, plates, and switches
  • Lighting fixtures, lamps, working lightbulbs

Building Supplies:

  • Hand and power tools
  • Lumber and plywood free of nails and screws (pieces that are warped, moldy, or have rot NOT accepted)
  • Trim, handrail, spindles, and stairs
  • Door knobs and locks with keys
  • Hinges, clasps, handles, pulls
  • Nails, screws, bolts, and other fasteners
  • Unused shingles and roofing paper
  • Vinyl siding in great condition
  • Soffit, fascia, eaves troughs and downspouts
  • Drywall sheets and tape
  • Cement board
  • Unused insulation (in unopened packaging or clear bags)

Furniture & Home Decor:

  • Wall art, frames, and framed mirrors
  • Outdoor and garden decor
  • Upholstered furniture as space permits (clean, contemporary, and free of damage)
  • Filing cabinets, dressers, end tables, and bookshelves

Please note: Mattresses, sofa beds, TV stands, entertainment units, and baby items (cribs, high chairs, etc.) NOT accepted under any circumstances.

Appliances:

  • Most major appliances
  • Appliances not in working order for recycling (some restrictions apply)

Recycling:

  • All metal items
  • Pop cans
  • E-recycling (TV, stereos, VCRs, computer components, etc.)

Learn more about our e-recycling and salvage programs.