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7 things you didn’t know the ReStore sold

The Habitat ReStore is more than just a secondhand furniture store. Here are 7 items you didn’t know you could find at the ReStore!

1. Tools and hardware

Gear up for your next project without breaking the bank.

  • Hand and power tools - Whether you're a seasoned pro or a weekend warrior, our collection of hand and power tools has something for everyone. We have saws, drills, screwdrivers, hammers, and toolboxes to keep you organized.
  • Hardware - We have handles, hinges, clasps, and fasteners for every door, drawer, and cabinet in your house.
  • Nails, screws, and bolts, oh my! - Stock up on the essentials. Why spend tons of money on new nails when perfectly fine secondhand ones will work just as well?

2. Paint

Add a splash of color with our eco-friendly paint options!

  • Quality brands at low prices - The ReStore sells 99.9% recycled Amazon paint at $20 a gallon. Amazon Paints come in a wide range of colors, offering you options for every room in the house.
  • Complete painting solutions - We're not just about paint — we are your one-stop destination for all things painting! From brushes to rollers and all the essential painting supplies, we've got you covered.

3. Appliances

When your refrigerator dies and you don’t have the budget for a brand new one…visit the ReStore.

We carry washers and dryers, dishwashers, ovens and ranges, refrigerators (regular AND mini!). These items move fast – stop in to see what’s in stock.

4. Plumbing

Takin' care of business!

  • Toilets and tubs - Turn a pricey bathroom renovation into a doable DIY project with high-quality, low-cost toilets, tubs, sinks, and showers. We have all the brands you're looking for at a fraction of the price.
  • Plumbing parts - Pipes, valves, faucets...all the gear you need to finish the project.

5. Lighting

Light up every corner of your home.

  • Lamps and shades - We have lamps in all shapes and sizes. Plus, the ReStore is the perfect place to find a lampshade replacement to refresh your room.
  • Outdoor options - Extend your style to the outdoors with our selection of outdoor lighting fixtures. We have options that will not only enhance the curb appeal of your home but also provide essential illumination.
  • Ceiling fans - Stay cool in the summer and well-lit all year round with our range of ceiling fan options.

6. Home decor

Transform your living space with our ever-changing supply of home décor items.

  • Artwork and frames - We have lots of artwork ready for your wall, but why stop there? Repurpose old artwork by upcycling canvases, framing vintage posters, or adding a fresh coat of paint to a frame
  • Mirror, mirror on the wall - Reflect your style with repurposed mirrors! Adding decorative frames or experimenting with different shapes and sizes can add depth and visual interest to any space.
  • Tick tock! - From vintage finds to modern marvels, clocks can be functional and fun!
  • Holiday decor - Get festive and stay on budget. The ReStore offers an array of holiday decor to suit every celebration.

7. Windows and doors

Ready to renovate? Collect the essential pieces in our window & door section.

  • Quality matters - Real wood doors, name brand windows - find top-notch material here at the ReStore.
  • Variety of sizes and styles - Looking to fit a particular space or match your unique vibe? You won't find it at the big box store.
  • Hardware haven - It's all in the details! Explore our collection of door handles, locks, and window accessories to add that finishing touch to your home.

Next time you're at the ReStore, keep an eye out for these hidden gems. Not only will you find amazing deals, but you'll also be supporting a great cause and contributing to a more sustainable future. Happy shopping!

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Partner Family

Darshida has been working to become a homeowner for years. She is a passionate nurse, a dedicated mother to four boys, and a longtime La Crosse resident. After years of hard work and unforeseen obstacles, Darshida and her family moved into their new home in spring 2023.

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