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Mon-Fri: 10-6p
Wednesday: 10-7p

If you are dropping off a donation or picking up big, bulky items, you must arrive at least 30 minutes before closing.



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Did you know that Community Forklift has successfully completed Co-op America's screening process for socially and environmentally responsible green businesses? We are now in their National Green Pages™ directory!

Customer Creations

This section is dedicated to photos and testimonials of what some of our creative Forklift Fans have done with materials they found at Community Forklift!

If you have photos of projects that turned out particularly well, please email them to, along with your name, a brief description of your project, and which materials you purchased here.

Click on each section to see all the projects!

Indoor Home Projects

Here we share tons of projects for the home created by Forklift Fans just like you! From every room of the house to creative storage solutions, you'll find lots of ideas here!

Outdoor Projects

Have an outdoor renovation dream waiting to come true? Check out these outdoor projects completed by Forklift Fans, and get motivated to make that dream a reality!


Yup, people have constructed whole buildings from our low-cost and reclaimed materials -- take a look!

Creative Upcycling

Found a cool door, a window or maybe some lumber here at the 'Lift? Turn it into something new and even better. Get inspired by these awesome upcycle projects ideas!

Thanks to all our Forklift Fans for sharing your great ideas!

Thanks to Podio we keep work simple.

Store Phone: 301-985-5180 *** Donations Phone: 301-832-0781 *** Fax: 301-985-5182
Email: To inquire about donating materials, please fill out the form on our donations page.
To send us pictures of materials you would like to donate, use: Donations(at)CommunityForklift(dot)org
For media inquiries, please use: Ruthie(at)CommunityForklift(dot)org
For everything else use: Info(at)CommunityForklift(dot)org
Visit: 4671 Tanglewood Drive, Edmonston, MD 20781  
Directions: 5 minutes from DC in Prince George's County
Hours: Sat & Sun: 9-6p, Mon-Fri: 10-6p, Wednesday: 10-7p
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