Sales & Hot Items

Weekend Flash Sale – 50% Off Appliances!

Posted by on Oct 13, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

This Saturday and Sunday, October 14th and 15th, 2017,

kitchen and laundry

appliances are 50% off!

The sale includes modern AND vintage appliances including washing machines, dryers, dishwashers, stoves, ovens, fridges, and microwaves with blue or orange tags.  We usually have a variety of basic, high-end, and even some commercial appliances.

This sale does NOT include water heaters, window air conditioners, other heating and cooling equipment, items listed on eBay, appliances from our ALCO consignment partner, select specialty items, or items with missing or damaged price tags. May not be combined with other sales.

Although most items in our warehouse are sold as-is, we do offer a 3-week return policy on our appliances (just hang on to your receipt).

Please note:  You must load your own purchases

Community Forklift staffers and volunteers are not able to help load items into your vehicle.  However, after you have purchased your item(s), we do offer one week of free storage for appliances. This will give you time to round up friends or hire folks to help you, to borrow or rent a truck, etc.

Row of Appliances by Lilia - compressed

And don’t forget! Only ONE week until 

 

Mark your calendar for our Funkyard Festival coming up on October 21st – to celebrate National Reuse Day, we’ll have live funk music, craft beer & wine, a food truck, a Pickers Paradise section, local artists, antiques advice, DIY workshops, and activities for all ages.

Midweek Flash Sale – Cabinets!

Posted by on Oct 10, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

THIS WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY, OCTOBER 11 AND 12, 2017, WE’RE HAVING A CABINET SALE!

TAKE 50% OFF ALL SETS AND SINGLE CABINETS.

This sale does not include select specialty items, items listed online, items with missing or damaged price tags, bathroom cabinets or other built-ins, workbenches or tool stands, or items from our consignment vendors. This sale may not be combined with other offers.

 

Ruthie showing off cabinet sets

 

 

If you can’t make it out to see us, check out our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!  And mark your calendar for our Funkyard Festival coming up on October 21st – to celebrate National Reuse Day, we’ll have live funk music, craft beer & wine, a food truck, a Pickers Paradise section, local artists, antiques advice, DIY workshops, and activities for all ages.

40% Off Storewide for the Holiday Weekend!

Posted by on Oct 6, 2017 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Parties at Community Forklift, Sales | 0 comments

To celebrate the long weekend,

we’re throwing a 40% OFF STOREWIDE flash sale!

On Saturday, Sunday, AND Monday, almost everything in the warehouse is on sale…

Take 40% off modern AND vintage items, including tile, furniture, appliances, windows, shutters, doors, mantels, sinks, light fixtures, architectural salvage, and much, much more!

Sale does not include lumber, masonry, select specialty items, items sold online, or items from our consignment partners.  Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold.  May not be combined with other sales.  

We’ll be open from 9 am-6 pm each day of the sale, but keep in mind:  our checkout line gets very long at the end of a big sale.  So don’t wait until late on Monday afternoon to visit us!!!  (Also, please note that you must arrive before 5:30 pm if you are dropping off a donation or loading a bulky purchase.)

If you can’t make it out to see us, check out our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!  And mark your calendar for our Funkyard Festival coming up on October 21st – to celebrate National Reuse Day, we’ll have live funk music, craft beer & wine, a food truck, a Pickers Paradise section, local artists, antiques advice, DIY workshops, and activities for all ages.

 

October sales- Paint and everything fireplaces!

Posted by on Sep 30, 2017 in Blog, Monthly Sales, News, Sales, Things for Sale | 0 comments

Fall has arrived!  For the entire month of October we’re having a sale to celebrate the cooler weather.

Cozy up around a fire…

MANTELS, FIREPLACE ACCESSORIES,

& WOOD-BURNING STOVES

ARE 50% OFF!

Take half off the orange and blue tagged mantelpieces, fireplace tools, fireplace screens, and wood-burning stoves.

This sale does not include items from our consignment partners, select specialty items, items listed online, or items with missing or damaged price tags. Sale does not include other types of HVAC/heating and cooling equipment, trim, molding, or tile. May not be combined with other sales.

Complete a project inside or out…

AMAZON PAINT IS

10% OFF!

Save on all colors and sizes of Amazon Select Paint.  Amazon Select Paints are premium quality, eco-friendly latex paints. They are manufactured from surplus paint that the manufacturer collects from government, business, and consumers, and then recycles using patented technology. Amazon’s reprocessing system guarantees that every gallon sold meets strict specifications for color, gloss, viscosity and coverage.

  Amazon Select Paint can be used for interior or exterior applications, and can be used on drywall, wood, stucco, or masonry.  It’s available in 20 beautiful and consistent colors.

October sale does not include our non-Amazon “oops” paint. 

 

Weekend Flash Sale – 30% Off Furniture!

Posted by on Sep 29, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

 

This weekend, September 30 – October 1, 2017,

TAKE 30% OFF MODERN AND VINTAGE FURNITURE  

Sale includes blue and orange-tagged dining tables, desks,  chairs, bookshelves, stereo cabinets. entertainment centers, dressers, night stands, bed frames and head boards, file cabinets, and desks!

Some exclusions apply.  Items with missing or damaged tags will not be sold.  This sale does NOT include patio or porch furniture, select specialty items, items from our consignment partners, items listed online, or kitchen or bathroom cabinets or other built-ins. May not be combined with other sales or promotions.  

 

If you can’t make it out to see us, check out our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!

And don’t forget to save October 21 for our upcoming Funkyard Festival – we’ll have live funk music, craft beer & wine, a food truck, local artists, antiques advice, free workshops, and activities for all ages.

 

 

Midweek Flash Sale – Marble & Granite!

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

This Wednesday and Thursday, September 27 and 28, 2017, stone countertops in our courtyard are 50% off!

We currently have a large selection of granite and marble pieces, so come search for your new countertop.

(Or tabletop, or garden bench… the upcycling possibilities await).

Please note: Some exclusions apply. Flash sale does not include countertops from inside, vanity sets, decorative stone pieces like fire surrounds or balustrades, pavers or other masonry, items from our consignment partners, select specialty items, items listed online, or items with missing or damaged price tags. May not be combined with other sales.

If you can’t make it out to see us, check out our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!

Weekend Flash Sale – 50% Off Doors!

Posted by on Sep 22, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

THIS WEEKEND, SEPTEMBER 23 and 24, 2017

DOORS ARE 50% OFF!

Some exclusions apply. Sale does not include select specialty items, items with missing or damaged price tags, white tag items, items from our consignment partners, or online items.  

May not be combined with other sales.

Check out our Pinterest page for some great door upcycling ideas. And if you can’t make it in to see us, visit our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!

Photo by Russell Klein

 

 

 

Midweek Flash Sale – 50% Off Windows!

Posted by on Sep 19, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

This Wednesday and Thursday, September 20 and 21, 2017, take 50% off windows and window sashes! 

This includes modern and vintage salvaged and surplus windows and window sashes, including windows with wavy glass.

This flash sale does not include certain select specialty items, window trim, items with missing or damaged price tags, or items from our consignment partner, Salvage Arts.

Cliff Wright, of Wright Way Construction, often finds great deals on windows at the ‘Lift.

If you can’t make it out to see us, visit our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!

Weekend Flash Sale – 40% Off Appliances!

Posted by on Sep 15, 2017 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

This Saturday & Sunday, Sept. 16 & 17, 2017,

kitchen and laundry

appliances are 40% off

The sale includes modern AND vintage appliances including washing machines, dryers, dishwashers, stoves, ovens, fridges, and microwaves with blue or orange tags.  We usually have a variety of basic, high-end, and even some commercial appliances.

This sale does NOT include water heaters, window air conditioners, other heating and cooling equipment, items listed on eBay, appliances from our ALCO consignment partner, select specialty items, or items with missing or damaged price tags. May not be combined with other sales.

Although most items in our warehouse are sold as-is, we do offer a 3-week return policy on our appliances (just hang on to your receipt).

Please note:  you must load your own purchases

Community Forklift staffers and volunteers are not able to help load items into your vehicle.  However, after you have purchased your item(s), we do offer one week of free storage for appliances. This will give you time to round up friends or hire folks to help you, to borrow or rent a truck, etc.

Row of Appliances by Lilia - compressed

Remember, if you can’t make it out to see us, you can also visit our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds. Proceeds support our work to lift up DC-area communities through reuse.

Midweek Flash Sale – 50% Off Furniture!

Posted by on Sep 12, 2017 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

This Wednesday and Thursday, September 13 and 14, take 50% off furniture (both vintage and modern)!

We have lots in stock including tables, chairs, dressers, desks, bookshelves, and much more.  Sale does not include built-in shelving or cabinetry, kitchen cabinets, bathroom vanities, mantels, wall art or other home decor, items from our consignment partners, select specialty items such as clawfoot tub couches, or items with missing or damaged price tags.

Check out this GORGEOUS brass, Lucite and glass dining table! There is some minor damage to the corners that can be repaired for about $150. It’s a steal at the sale price of $225!

If you can’t make it out to see us, visit our eBay and Etsy stores for some great finds!