Salvage - How We Get Our Products
diverts quality reusable antique, vintage and modern building materials
from the landfill. We accomplish this by salvaging
items and offering them for sale at the ReHouse
Our salvage crew
works on-site at houses that are going to be torn down or remodeled.
They carefully remove reusable items such as doors, cabinets,
lighting fixtures. The salvaged items are then loaded on a
and hauled to the ReHouse store where we offer them for sale.
Do You Have Items to Salvage?
We are always looking for sources of salvaged
- If you know of a house demolition or major remodeling
project coming up, please contact us.
you have a door, kitchen cabinet, lighting fixture, or any other used
“house part” that is too good to throw out, contact us.
- All items must be in good reusable
do not bring items that are damaged, mildewed, extremely soiled,
requiring assembly or incomplete or missing parts.
- We can not accept: paint, chemicals, loose glass,
open bag’s of cement, mortar and the like.
- ReHouse reserves the right to refuse any materials.
We recommend that you contact us by
phone or e-mail with photos before bringing materials to the store.
accept quality salvaged items at the store during business hours or
will pick up items of sufficient value from your home or work
- Salvage projects and
item pick-ups are currently limited to the greater Rochester area.
are several ways that ReHouse can compensate people in exchange for
salvaged items or the salvage rights to a property scheduled for
- Many people give salvaged items to ReHouse simply
because they want to have the items
reused and to achieve the associated environmental benefits.
- Store Credit
- ReHouse may provide credit toward the purchase of products from our
store in exchange for salvaged items that are in good reusable
condition and are in demand.
- Tax Receipt - We accept charitable
donations of architectural salvage items to our partner: Vietnam
Veterans of America. ReHouse handles the sale of
these items for the non-profit organization.
- Cash Payment -
ReHouse may purchase architectural salvage items in select cases where
the items have significant value and/or are in significant demand.