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Forum topic by Todd posted 07-09-2014 06:51 PM 1072 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-09-2014 06:51 PM

Sometimes I browse at the ReStore if I’m on that side of town. I have just completed a nightstand for my wife’s side of the bed and I’m going to build one for my side. I used 14” full extension BB slides for hers. Guess what I found a box of at the ReStore? Yep, 14” full extension BB slides. They wanted $1 for each slide. Score!

I have to be careful at (our local) ReStore because I’ve encountered some things that really aren’t a bargain. But this worked out for me.

-- Todd, Huntsville, AL

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#1 posted 07-09-2014 06:58 PM

Cool! How about a solid core door (36×80) for $8.25 (including tax). The cashier shot a bar code that gave me a 25% discount of an already ridiculous price. Had to have help loading that heavy thing into my truck.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#2 posted 07-09-2014 07:01 PM

Recently bought two solid mahogany doors with oval, beveled, leaded glass for my 110yr old vicorian house for $40 at my local restore. SCORE!

-- Sam Hamory - The project is never finished until its "Finished"!

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#3 posted 07-09-2014 09:11 PM

nice score.haven’t been to the local restore in a year or so.

-- Marty.Athens,AL

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#4 posted 07-10-2014 01:12 AM

Restore Score
3 – 1×12x10ft douglas fir…....... $5.00 each
I like to visit restore from time to time.

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#5 posted 07-10-2014 01:25 AM

Veterans get 15% off. I have to get my DD214 printed out so I can indulge. They do have some pretty good prices. I have seen some sky-high prices, too, though. They were asking for $20 apiece for some 1/2” copper pipe. It’s half that cost new. They were also charging $3.50 apiece for some 3/4” bolts. Wild. Tile seems to be well-priced at my local store.

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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