Donation Guidelines

We accept: We’re unable to accept:
Large appliances (less than 10 years old) Stained or damaged items
Furniture Dishwashers*
Home decor Small appliances
Lighting Mattresses
Electrical supplies Sofa beds
Unopened paint, primer or stain Electronic equipment
Sinks and faucets Futons
Showers and bathtubs Used flooring
Cabinets Used toilets*
Unopened flooring Used jet tubs*
Hardware and tools Clothing or bedding
Building materials Items exposed to cigarette smoke or pet hair

*  These items are only accepted at the Medicine Hat ReStore. Used toilets and jet tubs must have a white finish.

  • All donations must be inspected.
  • When you call for a pick up or to ask about dropping off a donation, the ReStore staff member will ask questions to determine whether we can receive your donation.
  • We cannot accept every donation due to overstock or space constraints.
  • We have the right to refuse donations dependent on condition and demand.
  • Tax receipts may be issued for donations with a retail value greater than $150. The value is assessed and determined by our donations team.
  • ReStore staff are not able to move items from basements or upper storeys.