Did you know that ‘Home Reno Heaven’ supports affordable housing?




Did you know… that when you buy from ‘Home Reno Heaven’ on Charlesworth Ave. in Cochrane, AB you are helping to support affordable housing for Cochranites?


Home Reno Heaven’ is a fund-raising venture for the Cochrane Society for Housing Options (CSHO), a registered non-profit organization whose mandate is to promote access to safe, suitable, and diverse housing appropriate to the incomes of Cochrane citizens.

If you’re doing a reno and have things that you need or to donate, think of Home Reno Heaven first!

The store is full of amazing reno opportunities waiting to happen, and the staff is knowledgeable and helpful too.

Light fixtures – Plumbing – Electrical – Flooring & more!

>>> Plus, the first Tuesday of the month you get 10% off!

Items Accepted:
NOTE: All items must be in gently-used condition and good working order.

Appliances:  (not older than 10 years) Washers, Dryers,  Fridges, Stoves, Dishwashers, Freezers, & BBQ’s

Cabinets:   Kitchen, Bathroom, Counter tops


Doors:   Interior/Exterior, Wood, Glass, Screen, Door knobs and Door Hardware

Windows: (cannot have a broken seal)  Interior and Exterior

Drywall:  full or half sheets

Flooring: Carpet**(NEW ONLY) , Tile, Hardwood, Cork, Laminate, Hardwood

Electrical-: Light Fixtures, Outlets, Ceiling Fans, Wire-on the roll, extension cords

Gardening-: Tools, Equipment, Lawn Mowers, Garbage cans, Solar lights, Patio furniture, Pots

Yard Tools: Shovels, Rakes, Wheelbarrows, Snow Blowers, Rototillers,

Building Material:- Baseboards, Lumber, Trim, Plywood , (full or half sheets),  Treated Lumber, OSB , MDF, Cement Board

Paint Supplies:  Paint or Stain in full containers (in good condition), Trays, Brushes, Tape, Caulking

Storage– Closet systems, Shelving, Cabinets

Plumbing Fixtures- Toilets (low flush), Sinks, Taps, Shower Heads, Vents, Ducting,

Tools– Specialty Tools, Power Tools, Hand tools, Socket sets, Nails, Screws, Tool kits

Vacuums – Shop, Wet Vacs, Steamers

Items they cannot Accept:
Since waste removal fees divert funds away from the Cochrane Society for Housing Options, they are careful to only accept items that will sell.

  •  Any items that are not functional.

  • Used Carpet and underlay

  • Used Mattresses

  • Furniture, Couches, Hide-a-beds

  • Clothing or Bedding

  • Draperies/ Curtains/Blinds

  • Computers or monitors

  • Small pieces of wood or drywall

  • All Electronic, audio, or stereo equipment

  • Propane tanks or Hazardous Items

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Samantha Nickerson

Samantha is the Founder of Urbancasual.ca and is also the Lead Content Creator. She is a community inspired individual who is always looking for better ways to serve and connect the community, whether it be through the sharing of stories or organizing local events.

Samantha also designs websites & is a digital marketer.

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Written by Samantha Nickerson