Local Crafter Turns Trash Into Treasure With ReStore Materials

Angelique Goulet of Fargo, ND, has a passion for crafting. Especially when it comes to transforming old furniture into brand new, unique pieces. Angelique frequently repurposes ReStore materials, so we asked her to share with us the inspiration behind her projects. What inspired you to start repurposing furniture? I started redoing furniture a few years…
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6 Last-Minute DIY Gifts Made With Materials You Already Own

Christmas is only 2 days away, and you might be one of many who are scrambling to find last-minute gifts. If you have a few hours and some basic crafting skills, give one of these quick, affordable (and adorable) DIY gifts a try! They’re made from materials that are likely lying around your house or garage,…
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Four Reasons Why We’re Thankful For You!

It’s the time of year for reflecting on people who have made a difference in your life. To us, that’s everyone who has played a part in making Habitat ReStore successful. Here are four reasons why we’re thankful for YOU: Your DONATIONS At ReStore, we appreciate every donation of gently used home materials that we…
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A “Wild” Way To Utilize ReStore – A Chat With The Red River Zoo

Usually Habitat ReStore shoppers are DIYers, contractors and homeowners. But sometimes the customers are a little unexpected. The Red River Zoo in Fargo is a regular customer of the ReStore. We talked with the Executive Director, Lisa Tate, to find out how they use ReStore to improve the zoo. Tate first heard about Habitat ReStore…
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Four Frugal Décor DIYs For Fall

Sunny sunflowers, crimson leaves, bright orange pumpkins. Fall is full of colorful ways to decorate! It’s the perfect time of year to cozy up and get crafty with affordable DIY décor projects. Get in the mood for autumn with these four upcycled projects, and stop into ReStore for many of the materials you’ll need at…
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