donation guidelines

donation guidelines

These guidelines will fluctuate with market conditions and our capacity.

Donations are accepted daily up to 1 hour before closing. If you have questions, you can contact us by phone or e-mail.

The Rebuild-it Community Project is a 501c(3) nonprofit, Tax ID# 30-0640434. Your donations may be tax-deductible, if your donation is in “good used condition or better.” IRS regulations allow you to establish and document the value of your donations. A receipt acknowledging your donation can be given to you when you donate.

All items must be in good reusable condition.

We DO accept:

Doors: all types, in good condition only, without rot or cracks.

Windows & Screens: all types except single pane aluminum-frame.

Cabinets: all types in good condition.

Electrical:  parts, wire, plugs, plates and hardware that meet electrical codes.

Flooring–

Carpet: new or used in very good condition without stains, odors, or holes.

Wood: new or used without adhesive or nails

Laminate: new only, all types in full boxes

Linoleum: new only

Tile: new only

Hardware: knobs, hinges, locks, nails, cabinet pulls, nuts, bolts, screws, sorted miscellaneous.

Lighting: working light fixtures. No ballasts with PCBs.

Lumber – Plywood – Siding – Trim: full and 1/2 sheets of plywood or siding, four feet or longer.  Please, no rot, nails or screws sticking out.

Pipe and fittings – PVC – Metal – Copper:  four feet or longer.

Plumbing – Tubs – Sinks – Showers : in very good condition and clean.

Roofing – Gutters: all types, bundles of shingles (new) rolled roofing material, metal roofing, gutter full pieces, without rust or damage.

Bricks & Block: in good condition.

We DON’T accept:

Items requiring excessive assembly or cleaning

Damaged beyond repair

Incomplete or missing parts

Glass – flat sheet glass (except wavy or textured)

Mixed containers of screws, nails, bolts, etc.

Oil Tanks

Water heaters with tanks (,both gas or electric)

Hollow Core Doors without jamb (frame)

Window Shades, Blinds, (except wood) and Curtains

Cabinet drawers or doors without cabinet

Unsafe items

Lead-painted items

Items containing hazardous materials such as PCBs, Asbestos, or Mercury

Fluorescent lighting with ballasts containing PCBs

Batteries

Smoke Detectors