Sales & Hot Items

Need a gift for a DIY-er, vintage-lover, or handyperson?

Posted by on Dec 12, 2018 in Billboard, Blog, Holidays and Long Weekends, Sales, Things for Sale | 0 comments

Stop by the warehouse to pick up a Forklift gift card today!  We offer Community Forklift gift cards in any amount from $5 and up.

(We also have a limited number of Forklift t-shirts for sale at our front desk.  We normally carry sizes small to 3X in mens and womens styles, but they’ve been selling fast and we may be out of stock in some sizes until after the holidays).

Buy gift cards online!

Can’t get over to our warehouse?  You can buy a Forklift gift card online, and we’ll mail it for you.  Just make sure you do it very soon if you want it to arrive by Christmas!

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By purchasing a gift card, you’re helping Community Forklift lift up local communities.  Our nonprofit turns the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – keeping perfectly good items out of the landfill, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies, and creating local green jobs. 

 

 

 

Midweek Flash Sale: 40% off Appliances & Cabinets

Posted by on Dec 10, 2018 in Billboard, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, online sales, Sales | 0 comments

This Tuesday – Thursday,

it’s a great time to upgrade your kitchen!

Appliances are 40% off

From December 11th – 13th, 2018, save on ranges and cooktops, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwashers, wall ovens, wash machines, and dryers.

(If you’ll need time to rent a truck or hire help, remember that you may store bulky items for free for up to 5 days after purchase.  Also, we offer a 3-week return policy on Forklift appliances)

Kitchen Cabinets are 40% off

We’ve got a nice variety of kitchen cabinet sets, and the midweek flash sale also includes single “orphan” cabinets, and cabinet doors.

Please note: The midweek flash sale does not include bathroom cabinets; countertops, work benches or tool stands; appliances from our ALCO consignment partner, water heaters, window air conditioners, other heating and cooling equipment; select specialty items; or items listed online. Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold. Flash sales may not be combined with other sales or promotions.

Have you visited our online marketplace?

Perhaps you don’t need cabinets, but you’re looking for vintage cabinet hardware?  Or maybe you need a great gift?  Check out our Marketplace and eBay store, or purchase a Forklift gift card for a loved one.

(Although flash sales do not apply to items listed online, you’ll find a nice variety of unique and specialty items, as well as great deals on commercial items, new-in-box faucets, high-end appliances, and more) .

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Community Forklift turns the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – by keeping perfectly good items out of the landfill, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies, and creating local green jobs. Every dollar you spend in our warehouse helps us lift up local communities through reuse.

 

 

Weekend Flash Sale: Tile and Carpet

Posted by on Dec 8, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales, Sales & Hot Items | 0 comments

This weekend, December 8th & 9th, 

Tile & carpet are 40% off

Save on boxes and bundles of ceramic, porcelain, terracotta, stone, vinyl, and glass tile, including pallets of brand-new surplus tile!  The sale also applies to rolls of vinyl and marmoleum.

You can also save on carpet and rugs, including carpet tile and rolls of beautiful surplus carpet.

Sale does not include single tiles or loose (un-bundled) tile; boxes and bundles that have been ripped open; roof tile; wood flooring; trim. lumber, paneling, or beadboard; or items with missing or damaged price tags. Flash sales also do not include white tag items, items from our consignment partners, or online items.  May not be combined with other sales.

 

Can’t make it to the warehouse? 

Shop with us online!

You can still do some holiday shopping online in our Marketplace and eBay store, or purchase a Forklift gift card for a loved one.  (Although flash sales do not apply to items listed online, you’ll find a nice variety of unique and specialty items, as well as great deals on new-in-box faucets, appliances, and more)

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Community Forklift aims to turn the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – by diverting landfill waste, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies and creating green jobs. Every dollar you spend in our warehouse helps us lift up local communities through reuse.

Half off Housewares & Furniture

Posted by on Dec 4, 2018 in Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales, Sales & Hot Items | 0 comments

This Wednesday and Thursday,

furniture, art, & housewares are 50% off

On Dec. 5th & 6th, 2018, save on modern AND vintage chairs, tables, dressers, shelves, desks, cookware, lamps, mirrors, wall art, and more!

Please note: This flash sale does not include built-in shelving or cabinetry like bathroom vanities, kitchen cabinets, or lockers; work benches or tool stands; mantels; appliances; select specialty items, items from our consignment partners, or items listed online. Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold. Flash sales may not be combined with other sales or promotions.

Yes, Christmas decor is half off too!

Wreaths, boxes of surplus lights, ornaments, and other items in our holiday pop-up shop are part of the two-day sale.

Can’t make it to the warehouse?  Shop with us online! 

You can still do some holiday shopping online in our Marketplace and eBay store, or purchase a Forklift gift card for a loved one.  (Although flash sales do not apply to items listed online, you’ll find a nice variety of unique and specialty items, as well as great deals on new-in-box faucets, appliances, and more)

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Community Forklift aims to turn the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – by diverting landfill waste, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies and creating green jobs. Every dollar you spend in our warehouse helps us lift up local communities through reuse.

40% off holiday decorations, appliances, and hundreds of doors!

Posted by on Nov 30, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Monthly Sales, Sales, Sales & Hot Items | 0 comments

Hi Forklift Fans – we’ve got several sales to announce!  Save on appliances and holiday decor this weekend, and save on doors all month long.

Weekend Flash Sales:

Appliances are 40% off

On December 1st & 2nd, save on ranges and cooktops, refrigerators, microwaves, dishwashers, wall ovens, washers, and dryers.

Please note:  This sale does NOT include water heaters, air conditioners, other heating and cooling equipment, select specialty items, items listed online, or consignment items from ALCO Appliances. Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold. Flash sales may not be combined with other sales or promotions.

Holiday Decor is 40% off

This weekend, save on items in our Christmas pop-up shop, including wreaths, new-in-box strings of lights, LED projectors, vintage ornaments, and more.  Get everything you need to deck your halls this holiday season.

 

December Sale:

40% off Doors

We have over 1,200 modern and vintage doors in stock right now – and this month, save 40% off almost all of them – including barn doors, antique wood panel doors, french doors, oversized doors, bifold doors, louvered doors, iron security doors, storm doors, screen doors, and modern doors in frames.

Please note:  this sale does NOT include doors with stained glass, pebbled glass, or other specialty glass. Monthly sales do not include select specialty items, items from our consignment partners, or items listed online. Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold. May not be combined with other sales or promotions.

Funky Gifts for the Holidays

Posted by on Nov 28, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, online sales, Sales & Hot Items, Things for Sale | 0 comments

Shop Community Forklift for
Funky Holiday Gifts!

Is the stress of finding just the right holiday gift setting in? We’ve got you covered! Community Forklift has hundreds of unique and vintage gifts in our warehouse and online stores. Find something for even the pickiest person among our interior decor, ephemera, unique local items, new and vintage tools, beautiful lamps, historic items, what-nots, and so much more!

Shop online at the Community Forklift Marketplace
and our eBay stores.

Vintage items listed online from the top clockwise:* Goose andirons; US Capital tie rack; silver and gold plated menorah made in Israel; 78rpm records and players; several antique scoreboard sign numbers; Jean-François Batellier print; French country brass coat and hat hook; several 1940’s Child-Craft books.

 


Shop our warehouse store for holiday items,
and fantastic gift ideas!

From the top clockwise:* 13 drawer Craftsman rolling tool cabinet; antique rocking chair; 1955 Singer 99K made in Kilbowie, Scotland; large carpenter’s tool box with copper handle; custom Corinthian capital table base; 16″ disk harrow blades; folk birdhouse; Art-Deco lighting; star impression mold;

 


We also still have many holiday items available in our pop-up Christmas Shop!
Find lights, ornaments, tree stands, and more. Don’t wait ’til the best stuff is gone!

 

*All pictured items are currently for sale and may no longer be available

Midweek sale on flooring

Posted by on Nov 27, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales | 0 comments

This Wednesday & Thursday,

select flooring is 25% off

On November 28-29, 2018, save on rolls of brand-new carpet and bundles of reclaimed wood flooring.  Sale also includes rugs, carpet tiles, and remnant rolls of vinyl & marmoleum flooring.

 

Please note:  Sale does not include ceramic, stone, porcelain, or glass tile.  Flash sales do not include specialty items, items from our consignment partners, or items listed online. Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold. Flash sales may not be combined with other sales or promotions.

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Did you know we offer a free pickup service?

Like all nonprofits on #GivingTuesday, we’re supremely grateful for financial support.  But donations of stuff are just as important!  If you’re planning a renovation project or thinking about decluttering, please start with a visit to our donations page to learn more about our pickup service.

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Every donation and purchase helps us lift up local communities through reuse.  Community Forklift turns the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – by keeping perfectly good items out of the landfill, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies, and creating local green jobs. 

Our Cyber Monday sale starts on Friday!

Posted by on Nov 22, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Holidays and Long Weekends, News, online sales, Sales, Sales & Hot Items | 0 comments

Our Green Friday & Small Business Saturday Extravaganza is going to be fun.  But if you can’t make it into the warehouse, don’t despair – you can still do some holiday shopping with the ‘Lift, because we’re running a Cyber Monday special this week!

From Green Friday (Nov. 23th)

through Cyber Monday (Nov. 26th),

save 20% in our eBay Store

 

We’ve listed a nice variety of modern and vintage items on eBay, including plumbing fixtures, door hardware, lighting, housewares, and commercial items.  You’ll find everything from new-in-box faucets and high-end appliances to old tools and vintage dollhouse furniture!.

Offer runs 11/23/18 to 11/26/18.

Discount does not apply to shipping costs, and is NOT valid on in-store purchases.

We’re having a storewide sale!

Posted by on Nov 21, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Community Happenings, Events, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Holidays and Long Weekends, Parties at Community Forklift, Sales, Workshops | 0 comments

This Friday, November 23rd – Sunday November 25th, 

Save 25% storewide

As part of our Green Friday & Small Business Saturday celebration, almost everything in our warehouse and courtyard will be on sale this weekend!  Take 25% off modern AND vintage items, including tile, granite, appliances, windows, shutters, doors, mantels, sinks, lights, architectural salvage, vintage furniture, and much, much more.

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

The sale applies to items our Christmas pop-up shop, including wreaths, tree stands, new-in-box LED lights, and more. 

 

Cupcakes, crafting & celebrating

While you’re here for the sale, check out our full schedule of fun activities from 11-4 on Friday & Saturday!  Come over to your favorite salvage warehouse to relax with friends, support local craftspeople, and learn how to *MAKE* presents.

Out of town for the holiday and can’t make it?

Don’t worry – you can still do some holiday shopping online in our Marketplace and eBay store, or purchase a Forklift gift card for a loved one!

Not only that, but we’re having an eBay sale!  From Green Friday (Nov. 23rd) through Cyber Monday (Nov. 26th), save 20% in our eBay store.  (Discount does not apply to shipping costs, and is not valid on purchases made in-store)

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Community Forklift aims to turn the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – by diverting landfill waste, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies and creating green jobs. Every dollar you spend in our warehouse helps us lift up local communities through reuse.

 

Flash Sale: Half off furniture & more

Posted by on Nov 19, 2018 in Antiques & Vintage, Blog, Flash Sale, Flash Sale, Sales, Sales & Hot Items | 0 comments

This Tuesday and Wednesday,

take 50% off furniture, housewares, & art

On Nov. 20-21, save on modern AND vintage chairs, tables, dressers, shelves, desks, cookware, lamps, mirrors, wall art, and more!

Please note: This flash sale does not include built-in shelving or cabinetry like bathroom vanities, kitchen cabinets, or lockers; work benches or tool stands; mantels; appliances; select specialty items, items from our consignment partners, or items listed online. Items with missing or damaged price tags will not be sold. Flash sales may not be combined with other sales or promotions.

Yes, Christmas decor is half off too!

Wreaths, boxes of surplus lights, ornaments, and other items in our holiday pop-up shop are part of the two-day sale.

Can’t make it to the warehouse?  Shop with us online! 

In addition to the treasures to be found in our warehouse, we also list a variety of vintage and specialty items online. Find vintage decor, bathroom fixtures, machinery, commercial items and more in our eBay store; vintage hardware and decor in our online marketplace; and high-end furniture in our Chairish store.

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Community Forklift aims to turn the construction waste stream into a resource stream for communities in the DC region – by diverting landfill waste, preserving historical materials, providing low-cost building supplies and creating green jobs. Every dollar you spend in our warehouse helps us lift up local communities through reuse.

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