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Corporate Donation Spotlight: Thank You Carpet Exchange!

Denver Habitat Staff on February 8, 2018

Thank you to our long-time ReStore flooring donor - Carpet Exchange!

Habitat’s ReStores rely on donations of new and used materials that are then [...]

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Furniture Donation Tips for Pet Owners

Denver Habitat Staff on February 1, 2018

Your love your pets. That's why you sometimes let them on your furniture, even though they leave hair everywhere. That's okay: they deserve the [...]

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Before & After: The Magic of Up-styling

Denver Habitat Staff on January 31, 2018

I bet you’ve seen those old 1940s leather topped end tables before in every antique and used furniture store.

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5 Upcycling Ideas for Items Found in the ReStores

Denver Habitat Staff on January 18, 2018

To DIYers and upcycling enthusiasts, places like Habitat ReStores are full of potential treasures and ideas. With some creativity and a little [...]

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The Big the Bold and the Beautiful

Denver Habitat Staff on December 21, 2017

What do you think of the before and after pictures of this dresser?

These pieces were up-styled and restored by Bent Woods Studio. If you have a [...]

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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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