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The RE Store

Seattle, WA | http://www.re-store.org
Joined in October 2010

About Us

The RE Store is a program of RE Sources for Sustainable Communities and focuses mainly on the diversion of construction wastes and related materials from landfills. The RE Store accomplishes mission by a acquiring materials via deconstruction, salvage, and on-site donation and selling them at their two stores.

The RE Store has two environmentally-responsible retail stores that sell affordable building materials

  • Offering quality alternatives to new products
  • Stocking inexpensive, unique items
  • Examples include cabinets, doors, windows, light fixtures, tubs, sinks, flooring, moulding, hardware, etc...

Our Field Services recover wasted materials for reuse and recycling from Washington State and beyond

  • Diverting over 4 million pounds of construction & demolition waste
  • Providing quality services and savings for builders, home owners and businesses

We promote a green, sustainable culture

  • Encouraging value to be created from waste
  • Exposing a wide variety of people to sustainable lifestyle options

Customers save over $1.6 million annually through RE Store purchases

  • Our sales totaling over 1.6 million dollars each year are based on items priced at 50% or less than the price of similar new items
  • Saving money for our donors on their disposal fees while contributors receive a tax-deductible receipt or a in-store trade credit

Building community by building skills

  • Developing individual skills for our 25+ staff on an ongoing basis
  • Training people to enter the work force in new ways with our green jobs training program
  • Connecting with our communities through workshops, events and our Recycled Art Program. Discover the many ways you can get involved with The RE Store.

The RE Store is a leader in the used building materials industry, a valued member of the communities we serve, and a winner of local, state, and national awards.

The RE Store is a program of RE Sources for Sustainable Communities and focuses mainly on the diversion of construction wastes and related materials from landfills. The RE Store accomplishes mission by a acquiring materials via…

Issue Areas Include

  • Environment & Sustainability

Location

  • 1440 NW 52nd, Seattle, WA 98107, United States

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