ReStore Donation Guidelines

Southern Adirondack ReStore Donation Guidelines


Must be in good working order and less than ten years old.

We accept:

• Refrigerators

• Freezers

• Ranges/Ovens/Cooktops

• Microwaves

• Washers and Dryers

• HVAC Systems

• Small kitchen appliances

Due to changes in federal clean water regulations, we do not accept:

• Dishwashers

• Hot Water Heaters


We accept:

• Bathroom vanities

• Medicine cabinets

• Framed mirrors

We do not accept:

• Used toilets

• Mirrors without a frame


We accept building supplies only with pre-approval and a scheduled appointment for pick-up or drop-off.


We accept:

• Solid wood interior doors

• Exterior doors with a frame

• Vinyl double pane windows with a frame

• Sliding doors with a frame

• Decorative stained glass window without a frame

We do not accept:

• Hollow core interior doors

• Exterior doors or windows without a frame


We accept many electronics in good working order with no broken parts.

We accept:

• Flat panel televisions

• Almost all Computers and Audio/Visual Systems

We do not accept:

• Old tube televisions or large projection televisions


Must be in good working order and less than ten years old.


We accept:

• Upholstered furniture with no rips, stains, smoke, pet hair or significant wear

• Solid Wood furniture (Dining Room, Living Room, Bedroom, etc) in reusable/resalable condition

• Entertainment Centers with doors (Armoire style)

• Wall Units / Open Entertainment Centers

• Area rugs with no rips, stains, smoke, pet hair or significant wear

• Carpet remnants more than 10′ x 10′

• Complete bed frame sets (with headboard and frame; with headboard, footboard and frame)

• Headboards without a frame

• Metal bed frames

• Home Office Furniture

• Corporate Office Furniture *please call to discuss

We do not accept:

• Furniture with broken parts

• Fiberboard or particle board

• Carpet remnants less than 10′ x 10′

• Bedding of any kind – mattress, box spring, sleeper sofa, futon

• Mirrors without a frame


We accept boxed and sorted garden tools, Lawn & Patio Furniture, and decorations.


We accept:

• Antiques

• Artwork, framed pictures, paintings, photography

• Bakeware

• Barware

• Baskets

• Books – recent titles 3 years or less, special interest i.e. gardening, home improvement

• Collectible plates, mugs

• Cookware and Canister sets with covers

• Cookie jars with cover

• Decanters, Ice Buckets

• Dining linens (tablecloths, napkins, place mats)

• Dishes and China, sets of at least 4

• Jewelry, jewelry boxes

• Planters and pots, decorative

• Pillows, decorative

• Pyrex cookware

• Quilts and Throws in cold condition, clean with no stains/smoke smell/pet hair

• Religious objects

• Silverware, plated silver, sterling silver, stainless, silver and stainless serving pieces

• Steak knives

• Table Lamps

• Wall clocks

• Wall mirrors

• Wine glasses and Stemware

• Woven throws

• Wrist watches (working only)

We do not accept:

• Artificial flowers, plants

• Tattered Books, very old paperbacks (only recent and special interest titles, see above)

• Cookware with any rust or scratched Teflon

• Sheets, blankets, and any used bedding.

• Cutlery, odds and ends (sets only)

• Dolls, other than collectibles/antiques

• Florist vases

• Plastic measuring cups, spoons etc.

• Plastic picture frames


We accept:

• Cabinets

• Solid Countertops, i.e. Wood, Stone, Quartz, Corian

• Small items – See Home Goods/Housewares

We do not accept:

• Laminate countertops


We accept all types of lighting fixtures and lamps in good working order with no broken or missing parts.


We accept pianos and organs with prior approval. Please send a photo and brief description to [email protected]

We do not pick up any pianos and do not accept Grand or Baby Grand pianos, unless delivered into our store by professional movers.


We accept hand and power tools in good working order.

*Battery operated tools must have battery and charger.


We do not accept baby or children’s items, including baby toys or furniture.

We do not accept soft goods such as used bedding and clothing.



*Please note, these donations guidelines are subject to change, please check back before scheduling your donation pick up or drop off.




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