Habitat for Humanity of North Central Iowa is currently accepting donations on Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays


ReStore Hours

Tuesday – Friday


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The ReStore Provides...

Donation Items Accepted

Donation Drop-Off Locations


  • Refrigerators
  • Stoves/Ovens
  • Dishwashers
  • Range hoods
  • Microwaves
  • Cabinets (must include cabinet doors)
  • Countertops (complete sections, no partial)
  • Light fixtures (include all parts, hanging brackets


  • Toilets
  • Vanity cabinet with sink
  • Cabinets
  • Bathroom accessories (new/ nearly new parts; cleaned & dried)
  • Light fixtures (include all parts, hanging brackets)
  • Shower/ tub inserts


  • Chairs
  • Tables
  • Sofas
  • Bedframes
  • Bedroom furniture
  • China cabinets
  • Book shelves


  • Washers & Dryers
  • Water heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Small Appliances
  • Room & Air Conditioners
  • Flat Screen TVs
  • Entertainment equipment

Household Items

  • Picture frames
  • Lamps
  • Books
  • Decorative dishes
  • Wall decor
  • Home decor
  • Framed mirrors
  • Seasonal decorations

Building Materials

  • Paint (latex only, unopened full cans, never frozen)
  • Painting supplies & accessories
  • Hardware (sorted; hinges, cabinet pulls, nuts, bolts, etc.)
  • Plumbing supplies
  • General tools
  • Foam Insulation (complete sheets)
  • Cabinets (undamaged, wood or metal)
  • Lumber (no nails or scraps, 4′ or longer)
  • Wallpaper (full rolls only, undamaged rolls)


(Full Boxes Only, New/Nearly Boxes)

  • Tile
  • Laminate
  • Hardwood
  • Area Rugs
  • Carpet (new/nearly, new carpet padding, used must be approved before acceptance)


  • Landscaping blocks
  • Landscaping trim
  • Gardening tools
  • Patio furniture
  • Lawn decor
  • Fire pits
  • Mulch, soil & rock
  • Grills & outdoor cooking appliances
  • Play sets
  • Decking – complete
  • Outdoor power equipment
  • Lawnmowers in good running condition

Doors & Windows

No Single Pane, Must Be In Very Good Condition

  • Interior
  • Exterior (entry doors)
  • Storm/ screen
  • Patio doors
  • Bi-fold doors
  • Garage doors (included tracks & all necessary hardware)
  • Windows (no older than 10 years)

Lighting-Must Include All Parts & Hardware

  • Ceiling fans
  • Ceiling lights
  • Outdoor lights


  • Exercise Equipment (in good working condition)
  • boats & Watercraft (in good working condition)
  • Sporting Gear
  • Vehicles (in good working condition)
  • Antiques
  • Estates

Items NOT accepted

Partial, rusty, or oil based cans of paint; broken electronics/appliances; console, tube or projection TVs; torn or stained furniture; fluorescent light fixtures & fluorescent light bulbs; unframed glass or mirrors; glass shower doors; window coverings (curtains, shades, blinds); exercise equipment 5 years or older; ladders; tires/automotive parts; chemicals/pesticides/cleaners; waterbeds or waterbed frames; office cubicles or partitions; computers; CRT computer monitors; printers; fax machines; dimensional lumber less than 4′ long; no partial boxes of flooring; no used tile or tile flooring of less than 1 box; broken or damaged doors (interior, exterior); sheet goods (drywall, plywood, etc.) less than 1/2 sheet; clothing; toys; baby items (pack ‘n play, car seats, cribs strollers, walkers, etc.); any material containing (or may contain) asbestos (very old shingles, tile, mastic or insulation).

ReStore with border

Landfill of North Iowa
15942 Killdeer Ave
Clear Lake, IA 50428
(641) 357-5452

Habitat for Humanity NCI
517 1st Street NW
Mason City, IA 50401


This list is not all-inclusive. All donations are accepted or denied at the discretion of the Habitat staff and volunteers. Thank you for your understanding!