Drop off your items

Drop your items off at our store during regular business hours:
Tuesday–Friday 9:00 am–6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am–3:00 pm
Closed Sunday and Monday

Schedule a pickup

Call 319-883-3331 and speak with our staff about a pickup. Donation appointments fill quickly, so please call in advance. Please note that pickups are currently scheduled 1–2 weeks out.
Or fill out a donation request form, and the ReStore staff will be in touch:


What you can donate

Final approval of all items is at the discretion of the driver and the ReStore staff. Drivers and staff reserve the right to refuse materials based on current inventory and condition. Your donation is tax-deductible, and you will receive a tax receipt to use for deduction purposes.

Items we accept

  • Appliances: under 7 years old and clean
  • Art: framed
  • Books
  • Bricks and blocks
  • Cabinetry: new or gently used
  • Carpet remnants: new
  • Ceiling fans
  • Ceramic tile
  • Countertops: 4' or longer, no sink cutouts
  • Doors
  • Flooring
  • Furniture: clean, no rips or stains
  • Hardware
  • Light fixtures
  • Lumber sheets
  • Lumber: dimensional, 4' minimum, no nails
  • Mirrors: framed
  • Paint: unopened/full cans only
  • Pianos: upon approval
  • Plumbing fixtures: new or nearly new
  • Plumbing pipes & supplies
  • Shingles
  • Shutters
  • Toilets: clean, white or beige ceramic
  • Vanities
  • Wallpaper: full rolls
  • Water heaters: no more than 5 years old
  • Windows: under 8 years old, complete

Items we do not accept

  • Baby items/toys
  • Blinds: used
  • Box springs or mattresses
  • Carpet padding
  • Clothing and shoes
  • Computers
  • Drapes
  • Exercise equipment
  • Fabric
  • Faucets: more than 2 years old
  • Glass and mirrors: without frames
  • Hot tubs
  • Shower doors
  • Smoke alarms
  • Sofa beds
  • Track lighting
  • TVs
  • Water heaters: used, more than 5 years old
  • Water softeners: used
  • Window blinds