Q: How does the ReStore help Habitat for Humanity?
A: The ReStore doesn’t just help Habitat for Humanity, it helps the entire community. All proceeds from the ReStore are used to build and repair houses through Habitat’s mission in the community. The ReStore keeps our environment clean by providing a place for useable materials other than landfills. Affordable building materials are offered to the community through the ReStore enabling more people to repair and remodel their homes and businesses. It’s a win-win-win situation!
Q: Who donates to the ReStore?
A: Anyone can donate to the ReStore. Most often donors are individuals, contractors, remodelers, and retail operations.
Q: What can I donate?
A: Click here for a list of what the ReStore does and does not accept.
Q: Are donations tax deductible?
A: Yes! Please consult a tax professional for more information.
Q: Who can shop at the ReStore?
A: Anyone can shop at the ReStore. It is open to the general public including individuals, contractors, interior designers, and DIYer’s.
Q: What does the ReStore sell?
A: The ReStore has an ever changing inventory based upon donations received. Items for sale include: doors, windows, appliances, countertops, cabinets, bathroom fixtures, lumber, and more.
Q: Can I have the ReStore notify me when something comes in for sale?
A: No. The ReStore’s donation inventory is constantly changing and volunteers do not have the time to sort through inventory. Please visit the store as new merchandise is added daily. Also, sign up for the monthly ReStore E-Newsletter to receive up to date news, deals, and event information. ReStore E-Newsletter link
Q: Does the ReStore deliver?
A: No, the ReStore does not deliver purchased merchandise. Please bring a vehicle capable of transporting your purchase. ReStore staff is not responsible for loading purchases and may not be available to assist you. Make sure to bring a friend!
Q: Does the ReStore have any specials?
A: Yes. Since all items are priced between 25-75% off retail value, every purchase is a great deal. From time to time, the ReStore will offer special discounts to help you save even more! Sign up for the monthly ReStore E-Newsletter to be the first to know about deals and events. Also, like us on Facebook for ReStore news. ReStore E-Newsletter link, Facebook link
Q: Where is the ReStore?
A: The ReStore is co-located with the Habitat for Humanity of West Central Minnesota offices. It can be found at 619 Benson Avenue SW in downtown Willmar, at the intersection of Highway 12 and 7th St.
Q: How can I help the ReStore?
A: There are many easy ways to help the ReStore. Shop here for your home improvement needs, donate your gently used items, and volunteer your time to help the ReStore grow. Don’t forget to tell your friends about the great deals you found and the fun you had at the ReStore!