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Things to Donate When Renovating

When you’re renovating your home, you always end up with piles of scrap, old appliances, and used furniture. Instead of throwing it in the dumpster, consider donating your renovation materials! When you donate your renovation materials to Habitat for Humanity, we...

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Tools Donation

Trying to make some room in the garage? Or maybe you’re cleaning out a loved one’s tool shed on their behalf. No matter the reason, if you’ve come into some unwanted tools, consider donating them instead of throwing them out! The Benefits of Donating Your Unwanted...

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Shower Donation

We know that when you’re renovating, you’re more focused on your Pinterest boards and contractor quotes than you are on the aftermath. But it’s important to consider what you’ll be doing with your major fixtures and appliances. Donating them can save you time, money,...

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What Do I Do With My Old Couch?

Are you ready to redecorate but you can’t stand the idea of your old couch rotting in the landfill? Selling it may be an option if it’s still in style. But the hassle of uploading photos, creating an advertisement, and monitoring responses--not to mention dealing with...

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Upcycling Furniture for Beginners | 5 Tips You Need to Know

Upcycling can be looked at as “elevated recycling” in a lot of ways. It means taking existing, and often rejected, objects and giving them new life. What many people don’t know is that Habitat for Humanity has been operating on the principles of upcycling for...

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Volunteering with Dallas Area Habitat

Volunteering with Dallas Area Habitat

Volunteering with Dallas Area Habitat Our Volunteers are at the core of what we do. Here is a first-hand account of one of our amazing volunteers Volunteering at Habitat for Humanity was more than simply checking off a bucket list item for me. During one of the...

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Meet The Padilla-Hernandez Family

Meet The Padilla-Hernandez Family

Meet the Padilla-Hernadez Family Read a recap of our 2019 efforts, our new Power of Pennies program and learn about a family who didn’t let fear stop them from homeownership.We Never Thought We’d Be Able To Qualify For A Home Mr. Hernadez said, as he explained his...

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A lesson Taught By Theresa Clement

A lesson Taught By Theresa Clement

Your old is someone else's new We couldn’t operate our Habitat ReStores without people like you. The cycle of donating and buying is the fuel that powers our ability to give back and recover. As you renovate, replace or relocate - think twice before throwing your...

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“Upcycling”, buzzword or here to stay?

“Upcycling”, buzzword or here to stay?

“Upcycling”, buzzword or here to stay? What is Upcycling? Why is everyone talking about it? Learn more about what it means to us and our favorite upcycling examples. Upcycling is the act of taking something no longer in use and giving it a second life and new...

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Meet The Green Family

Meet The Green Family

Meet the Green Family Meet the woman who brags about her neighbors as more than “people you can borrow a cup of sugar from” and reasons why we continue to build. My Celebration. Our Celebration Is what Ms. Green exclaimed when she described what it was like to own her...

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House-to-Home DIY

House-to-Home DIY

Rebuild and Recycle After becoming a DIY expert, we ask you to help us keep the ReStore ecosystem alive by donating your unwanted furniture, building materials or household goods to your nearest ReStore. Your donations will not only inspire others to build and create,...

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