What is Habitat for Humanity ReStore?

Habitat ReStore is a discount home-improvement outlet that sells new, used, and surplus merchandise at prices 50-70% less than their retail cost. In addition to providing the public with low-cost building materials, Habitat ReStore helps the environment by diverting usable materials from local landfills.

Is Habitat ReStore open to the public?

Yes, everyone is welcome to shop, donate, or volunteer at Iowa Heartland Habitat for Humanity.

Where is the Habitat ReStore located?

4107 Hammond Avenue, Waterloo, Iowa - In front of Home Depot.

What are the store hours?

Tuesday-Friday 9:00am-6:00pm

Saturday 9:00am-3:00pm

Closed Sunday and Monday

Where does the merchandise come from?

Merchandise comes from donations by private individuals, local contractors, and local businesses.

How often does the ReStore get new merchandise?

Donations come in on a daily basis, meaning the Habitat ReStore consistently has new merchandise for sale.

How are items priced at Habitat ReStore?

Habitat ReStore uses a price guideline that details most of the inventory. Most items are priced 50-70% less than retail cost.

How are the proceeds from sales used?

The Habitat ReStore donates 100% of the net proceeds to Iowa Heartland Habitat for Humanity to build more affordable homes for local families.

How do I donate to Habitat ReStore?

You can either drop off your material at our donations center during regular business hours or schedule pick-up for larger items.  For questions about donations and items accepted, please review our ReStore Donation Guidelines. For any further questions or to inquire about scheduling a pick-up, please call (319) 883-3331.

Are my donations tax-deductible?

Yes, you will be given a tax receipt that you will be able to use for deduction purposes.

Does Habitat ReStore place a value for tax purposes on donated items?

No, the value is determined by you and your accountant.

How can my business get involved?

Businesses can donate surplus inventory, reusable leftover material, or a supply of incorrectly ordered material. Please call (319) 883-3331 with any questions.

How can I get involved?

There are three ways to get involved with Habitat ReStore—donating, shopping and volunteering. There are a number of service opportunities at Iowa Heartland Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore. Volunteers do everything from accepting and loading donations to answering the phone and working with customers. If you’re interested in donating, shopping, or volunteering at Habitat ReStore, call (319) 883-3331.

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