ReStore Reopens in LEED Facility

Reporting:  Rabbit Zielke

Habitat for Humanity’s ReStore in Chattanooga will be reopening July 26th.  The new facility will be the first LEED certified ReStore and includes many innovative energy-efficient designs.    same tradition of recycle and reuse that the ReStore advocates, the new store reused about 75% of the former building and almost doubled the usable floorspace.   The renovated facility is located at 1201 East Main Street.   In addition to air conditioning and heating, the new facility has improved parking with overflow parking available on 14th street behind the building.   The store will be open to the public on Tuesday, July 26th with special gifts and discounts to celebrate the opening.  Proceeds from the ReStore support Habitat for Humanity and helps to provide homes in Chattanooga.

Listen to the story.

ReStore New Store Front

ReStore New Store Front Almost Complete


Tags: , , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: