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Donate your used consrtuction and household items that are in good condition to our church-based organization and receice a tax-decuctable donation receipt.

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Donation Criteria

The Elizabethtown Reuse Center accepts donations of good, usable, structurally-sound building materials and home goods. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Please follow the general guidelines below. If you’re unsure if your donation meets these criteria, please call 859-803-6043.

Accepting donations:(new or used)
Must be 10 years old or newer, with all knobs
Dish washers
Gas and electric ovens
Range hoods
Range tops

Architectural Items
Antique items
Porch Posts

In good condition with intact doors and drawers
Full kitchen and bathroom sets
Individual pieces
Counter tops with straight sections, no holes

Entryway units
Exterior or interior, no rot, cracks, or missing panes
Pre-hung or door slabs, no taller than 84”
Solid core commercial doors–accepted at staff discretion.

Hardwood/Parquet flooring, 25 sq. ft. or more
New carpet 10’x10’ or larger
Used carpet accepted without stains/pet odors
New padding
New vinyl tiles or vinyl sheets
Slate/Marble and ceramic tile

No Office or Upholstered Furniture
Good condition and Structurally Sound
Case goods, book shelves
Hardwood tables and chairs

Complete sets of door hardware
Any quantity of hinges, nails, screws, hangers, etc.

Must be clean and in working order.
All wires must be intact and safe.
Globes are accepted, but must not be cracked.
Electrical items

Lumber and Sheetrock
Dimensional, 6’ or longer
Trim and molding, 5’ or longer
Sheetrock and plywood, 4’ x 8’ or larger
No scrap lumber

Free-standing wood stoves
Garden tools in working order
Hand tools and power tools, in working order
HVAC units, 5 years old or newer
Water heaters, 5 years old or newer
Block, stone and brick: must be whole, clean and in re–usable condition.
Cars and other vehicles

Paint and Wall Coverings
Latex paint only, full, unopened and non-rusted
Wallpaper, borders, tools and glue

Bathtubs, fiberglass, claw-foot, steel, space permitting
Faucets, complete sets only
Sinks, kitchen and bath, without rust or cracks
Shower enclosures, no cracks or stains
Toilets, residential only
Miscellaneous plumbing hardware, fittings, pipes

Double Hung, Picture, Bay, complete, without rot,
cracks, or foggy glass. No sashes, single pane or storm windows.