Recovering a dining room chair

Recovering a dining room chair

Habitat for Humanity DIY: Dining Chair  Re-cover Rae, Blogger, Fort Collins, CO September 25, 2019 Do your old dining room chairs need a lift? Often the bones of a chair are still in good shape even after the upholstery has become too worn.  But don’t dispair,...
Changing a 220 plug from a four prong to three prong.

Changing a 220 plug from a four prong to three prong.

Habitat for Humanity How to switch out a 220-volt plug on a dryer. Rae, Blogger, Fort Collins, CO August 21, 2019 Congratulations, you found a dryer you like at the Habitat ReStore! You just bought a used dryer at the Habitat ReStore, but when you get it home you...
Repairing a Stripped Screw

Repairing a Stripped Screw

Habitat for Humanity Stripped Screw Repair Rae, Blogger, Fort Collins, CO 23 July 2019 Got a wobble that won’t go away? Maybe it’s a stripped screw. Often times an otherwise solid piece of furniture does not feel sturdy.  If you check the leg connections...
Shop Smarter

Shop Smarter

Habitat for Humanity Shopping Smarter Rae, Blogger, Fort Collins, CO May 22, 2019 How do you know if this is a good buy or not? Are you an experienced thrifter?  Or are you new to resale?  Either way, here are some tips to help you make sure your next wood furniture...
Front Range’s Annual Shed Partnership

Front Range’s Annual Shed Partnership

Since 2017, Front Range Community College’s Architectural Engineering and Construction Technology class has been designing and building gorgeous sheds to sell at the Habitat ReStore. This STEM Learning opportunity has had a great impact on the class each year....
Donation Pickups have never looked so good!

Donation Pickups have never looked so good!

Habitat for Humanity Donation pickups have never looked  so good Rae, Blogger, Fort Collins, CO April 24, 2019 Our truck just got a bold new look! Picture this: You are cleaning out your garage when you realize that some of your tools just aren’t useful to you...