By Mark Wineka, firstname.lastname@example.org
SALISBURY — There are some amazing things you should know about the Habitat for Humanity ReStore at 1707 S. Main St., but start with these three.
They deal with light bulbs, furniture and rugs:
• ReStore sells more than 6,000 light bulbs a month. Duke Energy provides the new MaxLite LED bulbs, priced at $1.99 and under. This includes regular lamp lights to outdoor yard lights. The store also has LED fixtures — indoor and outdoor — for $3.99.
• Since January 2017, ReStore has been selling furniture donated by “a very high-end department store,” says Elizabeth Brady, director of store operations.
Shipments come in almost weekly, and ReStore sends out text alerts (text ReStore to 797979) and posts photographs of each new shipment on its Facebook page.
“It flies out of here, once we unload,” Brady says. Read More