News, Events & Happenings

DIY: Candle making workshop in March

Always wanted to craft your own candles, reuse a favorite container, or create a candle with your own scent? Get your hands on some ice cubes, and your candle design will take a whole new and thrilling form. Portland ReStore volunteer Cheryl Royse will lead you through the whole candle-making process,  from wick to flame. Materials provided, but feel free to BYO container(s), oil-based...


We are excited to announce the kick off of ReStore's winter clothing drive November 1 through December 31. ReStore will be collecting new and used clean winter jackets, raincoats, hats, gloves and boots in teen and adult sizes. Items collected will be delivered to p:ear, a local non-profit that "builds positive relationships with homeless and transitional youth, ages 15 to 24, through...

Gifting 101: ReStore gift cards now on sale

You may love to shop...or maybe you don't... either way picking out the perfect gift, the one that reflects both thoughtfulness and purpose can be straining the little gray cells. We have an easy solution for you: a ReStore gift card. They come in any denomination and they never ever expire.  Whether the person on your list is into home remodeling, antiques, crafting, or home improvement...

Remodeler's folly? Salvage instead

Don't do it! You've probably watched some of those home improvement shows you've seen remodelers take a sledge hammer to old cabinets they're removing. Our advice: Skip that step and call ReStore Salvage Service. We're a licensed and bonded contractor who can remove reusable cabinets, windows, doors, lighting and appliances. We will leave your space clean and ready for your remodel. Donated...