Frequently Asked Questions


Q: What are your hours of business?

A: Monday thru Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.


Q: When can I donate?

A: There is a 24 hour weekday donation box. On Friday afternoons at 3:00 pm, we put the chains up and are unable to accept donations on the weekend.


Q: Why are the chains up when I come to donate?

A: You’re probably coming during the weekend when we are closed. We have to put the chains up for security reasons.


Q: Why do you sometimes not take particular items I am trying to donate?


Q: What items are useful for Gran’s Attic?

A: Clothes, Jewelry, Small Electrical goods, Books, CD’s, DVD’s and Blu Ray.


Q: What kinds of clothing do you accept?

A: Good news! We now take all clothing all year round, so we take winter clothes in summer and summer clothes in winter!


Q: What items do you NOT accept?


Q: What do you do with the items I donate?

A: We will mark items at a low price and sell them in our Thrift Shoppe. We also give away some items to low-income families and families who are experiencing emergencies.


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