ReStore. Shop. Donate. Volunteer. ReCycle. ReUse.


Shopping in our Restore not only provides you with the chance to find some great items but you are also helping out families in your local community. Proceeds from the Restore go directly towards helping Habitats mission of providing safe and affordable housing here in Champaign County.

Part resale store, part home improvement store, part home goods store, you’re sure to find something you can’t leave without! Our store features a wide variety of items that changes frequently so you will want to come in often.

We offer a free pickup service Tuesday – Saturday. Please call 217-359-0507 to schedule a pickup.

Donation Drop-Offs are received during regular business hours and on Mondays from 10am – 4pm.

Please read on for a list of what we gladly accept:

Yes, Please!

  • Appliances, gas and electric, in working order and clean
    • Dishwashers made after 2014.
  • Furniture
    • Chairs, couches, desks, tables, shelves, etc.
    • Bed frames and hardware.
    • Please no rips, tears, stains, broken parts.
  • Windows & Doors
    • In good condition.
    • Windows must be double pane.
  • Garden Supplies
    • Garden tools, plants, pavers, pots, soil, bricks, planters, and mulch.
  • Kitchen/Bath
    • Cabinets complete with doors and drawers and sinks with faucets removed.
  • Electronics
    • Stereos, CDs, VCRs, Speakers, DVDs, Computers, DVD players, CD players, LPs, DVRs, and Satellite Receiver’s.
    • Flat-screen TVs and monitors.
    • Please specify if in working condition or for recycling purposes.
  • Exercise Equipment
    • Treadmills, weight benches, hand weights, stationary bikes, stair steppers, and bench weights.
    • Please contact a manager before bringing in exercise equipment at 217-819-5118 or
  • Lighting
  • Hardware and Tools.
    • Clean, organized, and fully functioning.
  • Household goods
    • Kitchen items, framed art, holiday décor, linens, picture frames, lamps, home décor, and small (functioning) appliances.
  • Plumbing/Electrical
    • Usable, clean fixtures, parts and supplies, working ceiling fans, lighting.
  • Carpet/Flooring
    • Clean, free of stains, free of visible wear.
  • Building Materials
    • Drywall, plywood, MDF, and Paneling.
    • Unopened cans of paint.

No Thank You!

Mattresses/Box Springs
Sleeper Sofas
Paint/Hazardous waste of any kind
Baby items/toys
Shower Doors

  • Hollow Core Doors
  • Tube Televisions and monitors
  • Mirrors without a frame
  • Bathtubs/Jacuzzi tubs
  • Short round bowl toilets
  • Any dishwashers made before 2014
  • Florescent bulbs
  • Trim shorter than 2 foot/or with nails

Accordion Sample Description

In the Restore our prices are firm, however we do have a Tag Color Discount System that allows items that have been in our store for an extended period of time to be discounted up to 75% off.

Discounts offered:
Illinois college students receive 15% off of their purchase with valid student ID


  • Cash
  • Visa, Master Card Discover
  • Checks not accepted


  • Unpaid for items may be hold for a customer up to 1 hour
  • No merchandise may be held before or during special store sales
  • Lay-away is not available - items must be paid in full


  • Merchandise must be picked up within 3 working days
  • If items are left past their pick-up date, they become a donation


  • All sales are final
  • No returns of exchanges on items with the exception of appliances that have a 30 day warranty
  • An original receipt must be presented for any exchanges on warranty items



Store Hours

Tuesday – Friday:    10:00am-6:00pm
Saturday:               10:00am-4:00pm
Sunday:                 Closed
Monday:                10:00am – 4:00pm – open for donations only

Address: 119 East University Avenue, 
               Champaign, Il  61801

Phone:   (217) 359-0507 or (217) 819-5118




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