Unacceptable Items

The Gift House is not a place to bring potentially hazardous, unsanitary, unsafe, rusty or inoperable things. Large items may be disallowed due to space constraints. Any items that are deemed unacceptable by volunteers must be disposed of properly and not left on site. Please do not drop off items when the Gift House is closed.

  • Bathtubs, sinks
  • Bed linens, pillows
  • Bike helmets (unless new)
  • Broken appliances of any size
  • Children's car seats
  • Clothing, shoes
  • Computer printers
  • Dehumidifiers, humidifiers
  • Drop-sided cribs
  • Hazardous materials - gasoline, oil, pesticides, cleaning products, paints, solvents, or other flammable liquids
  • Large air conditioners, large microwaves
  • Large appliances or white goods - refrigerators, washers, dryers, dishwashers
  • Mattresses of any kind
  • Medicine or medical equipment (other than walkers)
  • Moldy books, magazines that are not collectibles
  • Stuffed animals (unless new)
  • Televisions, monitors
  • Thermostats, thermometers, or lightbulbs containing mercury
  • Tires
  • Toilets
  • Upholstered furniture
  • Windows, window blinds, other large window treatments

View the Acceptable Items page.