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

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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!

Monthly Sales and Specialty Items

Do you know about our Monthly Sales?

Each month, our Reuse Associates put a bunch of departments on sale, often from 20% - 50% off! Check out the Forklift blog to see all the deals each month. 

Visit our blog for all the details!

Announcing Mid-Week & Weekend Flash Sales!

Flash Sale!Many of our Forklift Fans are serious thrifters.  You know all the best spots for bargains, you can sing every word to Macklemore's song (, and - most importantly - you know which thrift stores hold sales on which days of the week.  Well, you can add this to your list:  Community Forklift now has Midweek & Weekend Flash Sales!

When the weather gets hot outside, you might need extra incentive to visit our warm warehouse.  So here ya go:

  • Every Wednesday & Thursday throughout the summer,
    we'll have extra-deep discounts for you!
  • We’ll often have weekend sales too!

Visit our blog
or call us to get the details each week.

50% off Joist Hangers

Throughout November, take 50% off all sizes of joist hangers with orange tags. Sale does not include shelf brackets, other types of hardware, select specialty items, or items with missing or damaged price tags.

50% off Interior Window Treatments

Throughout November, take 50% off window treatments with orange price tags, including interior shutters, blinds, and cornices. Sale does not include windows, exterior shutters, security bars, items with blue tags, select specialty items, items from our consignment partners or items with missing or damaged tags.

50% off Humidifers, Dehumidifiers, Air Conditioners, & select HVAC accessories

Throughout November, take half of the orange tags on Air Conditioners, Humidifiers, Dehumidifiers, and modern fireplace tools, fireplace screens, and register covers. Sale does not include vintage items with blue tags, select specialty items, mantels, insulation, ductwork, radiators, plumbing or electrical parts, items from our consignment partners, or items with missing or damaged price tags.

25% off Select Cast Iron Tubs & Sink

Throughout November, take 25% off the marked price on many of the sinks and tubs outside in our courtyard. Sale does not include clawfoot tubs, select specialty items, sinks and tubs inside our warehouse, items from our consignment partners, or items with missing or damaged price tags.

Sanitary Molding / Vinyl Cove Base just 5 cents a foot!

Throughout November, save 50% off our regular 10-cent price for sanitary molding. Great for basements, small businesses, and nonprofit offices! Sale does not include wood, composite, or other types of trim; vinyl stair treads; tile; or items with missing or damaged price tags.

Manager’s Special: Salvaged Carpet Tile just 25 cents each!

While Supplies Last! Select styles of heavy-duty carpet tile are just a quarter each. We have several pallets of these gently-used 18? carpet squares, but visit soon because they’ll go fast!

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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