Acceptable Donation List
Thank you so much for your donation to Habitat for Humanity York County in support of our affordable housing mission. All Donations should be RESALE READY.
Due to overstock, bedframes and chairs are not accepted until further notice. Matching set of four or more chairs are accetable
  • Must be clean and in proven working condition, no more than 10 years old
  • Washers and dryers
  • Refrigerators
  • Stoves and ovens (gas and electric)
  • Range hoods/tops
  • Microwave ovens
Architectural items
  • Columns
  • Mantels
  • Porch posts
  • Banisters
  • Individual pieces or full sets of cabinets
  • Must have all doors and drawers and be in stable condition
Counter Tops
  • All materials, at least 6 feet long without cutouts. No size requirements if accompanies matching cabinet. NO chips, cracks, or other damage
  • No rotting wood, cracks, lead paint, deep scratches; all panes must be intact
  • Pre-hung or door slabs
  • All wood Interior or exterior
  • Sliding glass - must have all tracking and glass intact with no damage or fogging. Thermal only Electrical
  • Usable fixtures, parts & supplies
  • No fluorescents or CFLs (considered hazardous waste and we must pay to remove) Lighting
  • In good condition and working order
  • Floor and table fans
  • Ceiling fans (New and in box only)
  • Chain link fabric, Gates, & Top Rail- Good condition, little damage or rust
  • Wooden: in panels, any height, little rot or deterioration, good structural condition
  • Vinyl- full pieces or panels only, no damage
  • All posts- structurally sound, unbent, clean with no concrete attached
  • All other fencing materials (chicken wire, snow fence, etc) are acceptable
  • No rust, major tears, or other serious damage
Flooring (30 sq.ft. or more)
  • Hardwood or parquet flooring – new or gently used (free of rot, no laminates)
  • Ceramic tile- three case minimum
  • Wooden dining room tables, chairs
  • Leather furniture
  • Wooden end tables, desks
  • Head boards, side tables, dressers, lamps
  • Bookshelves
  • Complete sets of door hinges, cabinet hardware, etc. - free from rust
  • Nails, screws, hangers, cabinet pulls, etc. - any quantity
  • Lock sets please include keys
  • New packaged rolls of insulation
  • Blown insulation: new bags only
  • Sheet – rigid foam ½ sheet minimum
  • Must be free of rot and insects
  • Plywood - full, ½, and ¼ sheets
  • Milled lumber - 8' lengths or greater
  • Trim/molding - 4' lengths or greater
  • Bricks - whole, intact, in good condition
  • Cinder blocks - whole, intact, in good condition

Plumbing fixtures & hardware
  • Sinks
    • Kitchen – normal wear and tear ok, no chips or deep scratches in finish. Self rimming or under mount
    • Bathroom wall mount –with hanger
    • Bathroom bowl: new or used cast iron, porcelain, steel, or composite - OK
    • Pedestal sinks: new and used acceptable, neutral colors only. No chips, cracks, ‘spider veins’ in bowl
    • Vanity Tops: new and used acceptable, single and double bowl, neutral colors only, nothing out-dated (glitter swirls, etc). No chips, cracks, spider veins in bowl or excessive wear
  • Bathtubs - in good condition
  • Shower enclosures - in good condition, with all components
  • Toilets: 1.6 gallon flush
  • Plumbing hardware
  • Pipe - New PVC, metal, and copper, supplies and fittings
Roofing materials & gutters
  • Rolls of roofing material, ½ roll minimum
  • New roofing and gutter materials in full pieces, no rust or damage
  • New shingles, full bundles only
  • Hand or electric power tools in good working condition, will sell "as is"
  • Garden and lawn tools
  • Antique tools are accepted
  • Flooring, ceiling, and return - clean and in good condition
Windows & screens
  • Aluminum storms for recycling only
  • In good condition, glass intact, no rot - will be inspected before accepted
  • Complete units only
  • No windows over 6’
  • No randow screens
  • Towel bars, soap dishes, TP holders, toothbrush holders, complete with brackets and hardware
Ceilling Tile
  • All types; new only. In original packaging marker with either manufacture date or containing the words “no asbestos.” Must be manufactured after 1980, previously manufactured products will not be accepted. (at managers discretion)
Grid pieces
  • Full lengths, no damage, no rust; white
Fire places and accessories
  • Fireplaces/wood stoves to be determined by store managers
  • Air conditioners (window)- 5 years old or less, perfect working order needing no repair or parts
  • Duct-All types; 2’ sections and longer, little rust or corrosion
  • Vents/covers- no rust
  • Thermostats: new digital onlyWood and hardboard -6’ long or longer for lengths, at least ½ sheet in size for sheets/panels, no damage or rotPaving/Patio Stone, Rock (new, in bags)
  • Wall, veneer, and landscape Must be relatively clean with little debris, little or no mortar
Items not accepted at this time
  • Aluminum or single-pane windows
  • Anything with broken or rough edges
  • Furnaces – Gas or electric, perfect working order needing no repair or parts, inner workings not rusty well-maintained. 80% or above efficiency (Operators Manuals included)
  • Air conditioners (central outdoor unit) – 3 years old or less, perfect working order needing no repair or parts, well-maintained, with matching evaporator (a-coil) if separate uni
  • Appliances not in working order and no gas appliances
  • Asphalt Shingles (loose, not in bundles)
  • Baby Items (Cribs, toys, etc.)
  • Barbeque grills that are not new
  • Bed frames that are not complete
  • Blinds
  • Broken glass or mirrors
  • Ceiling Fans (used)
  • Cast Iron Tubs
  • Clothing
  • Colored sinks, toilets, and tubs
  • Computer Desks (pressed board)
  • Drapes
  • Dishwashers
  • Electronic equipment (computers, TV’s)
  • Entertainment Centers
  • Fabrics
  • Faucets (lavatory & kitchen)
  • Fluorescent T12 Light Fixtures
  • Food
  • Garage doors
  • Gas Powered Tools
  • Granite
  • Hollow Doors or bifold doors
  • Household goods
  • Light fixtures that are recessed
  • Mattresses
  • Metal Storm Doors
  • Office equipment (metal desks, file cabinets)
  • Open or partial cans of paint, stain, caulk or
  • similar substances
  • Paint thinner or other hazardous chemicals or materials
  • Pesticides of any kind
  • Sheetrock
  • Sheetrock Gypsum Compound
  • Siding of any kind
  • Sliding Doors over 6’
  • Track Lighting (Unless new and in packaging)
  • Unframed glass or mirrors
  • Upholstered Furniture
  • Water heaters

Please do not dump items in back of the ReStore. It is aganst the law and it costs Habitat for Humanity money to properly dispose of dumped items.