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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 Furniture with Orange Tags

Throughout October, take 50% off household furniture with orange tags, including chairs, desks, tables, armoires, and more! (Sale does not include items with blue tags, items from our consignment partners, kitchen cabinets or other built-in furnishings, workbenches or tool stands, select specialty items, or items with missing or damaged price tags).

50% off Small & Medium Granite Counter Pieces

Throughout October, all pieces under 5 square feet are just $2.50/sf (regularly $5 - $13.50 per square foot). Sale does not include stone tile, other types of counters, counters with sinks, items from our consignment partners, or items with missing or damaged price tags.

50% off Single Cabinets, “Orphan” Drawers, and Cabinet Doors

Take 50% off kitchen cabinets with orange price tags of $30 or less. Sale includes unmatched “orphan” cabinet doors and drawers. Sale does not apply to other types of furniture, cabinet hardware, bathroom or living room cabinetry, cabinet sets, items with missing or damaged price tags, specialty items, or items from our consignment partners.

30% off Light Fixtures & Ceiling Fans with Orange Tags

Sale includes a large variety of modern chandeliers; flush mounted ceiling and wall fixtures, patio lights, lamps and fluorescent fixtures. Sale does not include vintage items with blue tags, white-tagged items from our Salvage Arts consignment partner, select specialty items, or items with missing or damaged tags.

30% off Windows, Sashes & Shutters

Take 30% off surplus and salvaged windows, window sashes and shutters with orange price tags Sale does not include items with blue tags, select specialty items, vintage windows and sashes with wavy glass, stained glass, leaded glass, items from our consignment partners or items with missing or damaged tags.

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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