Downsizing?  ReStore helps you get rid of the extra stuff and you get a tax deduction.*

Downsizing

You’re ready to take the plunge and move from your large home to something smaller but you have so much stuff to get rid of.

ReStore offers free donation pickup. Let us do the heavy lifting and you get a tax deductible donation*.

We accept donations including furniture, appliances, tools, collections and other home improvement related items.

Who uses our free donation pickup services:
• Retirees and other people moving from large homes to smaller residences.
• Professional organizers who are helping their clients downsize their lives.
• People making long-distance moves who don’t want to incur the cost of moving large collections of household furnishings.

*Consult your tax professional concerning donations exceeding $500 or more.

Estate Sales

You’re facing the challenge of emptying out an estate or finding a home for treasured collections but you have so much stuff to get rid of. Confused about your options and how to start?

ReStore offers free donation pickup. Let us do the heavy lifting and you get a tax deductible donation*.

We accept donations including furniture, appliances, tools, collections and other home improvement related items.

The problems with estate sales:
• Estate sales are a lot of work – even if they tell you they take care of everything
• You’ll have to hire an appraiser or similar high-priced professional to make sure you aren’t defrauded
• After paying a 20-50% commission your treasured items may not net you much cash

The solution is to donate to ReStore and deduct the value of your treasured items. Regardless of why you’re getting rid of your stuff, your goal should be to accomplish it with as little emotional and physical strain as possible.

Who uses our free donation pickup services:
• Retirees and other people moving from large homes to smaller residences.
• Real Estate agents assisting their clients.
• People serving as Executors who must liquidate estates.

*Consult your tax professional concerning donations exceeding $500 or more.

*Tax Deduction Information

Solano Napa Habitat for Humanity is a charitable 501(c)(3) organization.  Donations made to our affiliate are deductible to the full extent under the IRS code. Individuals may claim deductions as usual on their 1040 Form per IRS procedures.  Corporations should consult with their accountants for specific rules.

ReStore provides donors with a receipt that meets IRS requirement for a donation to a 501 (c)(3) organization.  It is up to the donor to determine and report to the IRS the value of the item donated.