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Where Should You Volunteer During the Holidays?

Denver Habitat Staff on December 16, 2017

The holidays are the perfect time to volunteer your time and skills to organizations that help your community. You likely have some time off, and [...]

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How to Refinish Old Furniture

Denver Habitat Staff on November 29, 2017

In the "reduce, reuse, recycle" slogan, one word tends to be forgotten more often than the rest: "reuse". Maybe because we've become so used to [...]

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4 Signs Your Furniture Needs to be Replaced

Denver Habitat Staff on November 17, 2017

At the Habitat Denver ReStores, we're all for using things as long as possible. Sturdy, high-quality furniture can last for a very long time when [...]

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How to Update Old Furniture: Stripping Wood and Glaze

Denver Habitat Staff on November 8, 2017

Jerry Goble with Bent Woods Studio up-styles and restores furniture bought at the Habitat Denver ReStores.

Jerry always looks for well-made [...]

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What to Remember about Volunteering at a Habitat ReStore

Denver Habitat Staff on October 24, 2017

Volunteering at one of the Denver Habitat ReStores makes a big difference. In fact, it makes a big difference for a lot of people: the customers [...]

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How to Know if You're Getting a Good Deal on Used Furniture

Denver Habitat Staff on October 18, 2017

Determining a good deal on a piece of used furniture can be tricky and bewildering. Good pricing depends on many factors, and the price of used [...]

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Upcycling a ‘Yawn’ Chair from Funky to Fabulous

Denver Habitat Staff on October 5, 2017

Nadine Eschmann with Chalk Paint and Cupcakes is a regular shopper at the Habitat Denver ReStores. She looks for furniture upcycling finds, and [...]

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Common Questions about the Denver ReStores

Denver Habitat Staff on September 30, 2017

Denver ReStores are not like other used furniture stores. Sure, they have lots of affordable used furniture, home improvement materials and [...]

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Upcycling at the Denver ReStores: Turning an Old Table into Something Special!

Denver Habitat Staff on September 28, 2017

Have you inherited a family piece of furniture that needs a ‘face-lift’? Do you ever find a piece of used furniture that you love except that it [...]

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