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301-985-5180 |
4671 Tanglewood Drive, Edmonston MD 20781
(5 min. from DC, near Hyattsville)
Open 7 days a week, from 9 AM - 6 PM - 
and open till 7 PM on Wednesdays & Fridays.
(Please drop off donations at least 30 minutes before closing time.)

We're open till 6pm* today, Tuesday July 4th, 
and it's the last day of our 4-day flash sale!**  

Take 40% off almost everything in the warehouse - 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.  

* If you're dropping off a donation or picking up a bulky item, you  must arrive before 5:30pm.

**Did you know we have 6 to 10 flash sales a month?  To find out about all of them, follow us on Facebook or Twitter, or sign up for our blog!


  We're thrilled to share that eBay selected  Community Forklift (and our CEO Nancy J. Meyer) from among 2,400 business nationwide as a semi-finalist for the eBay Shine Awards.  Now, we need your help...  

You can VOTE once per day EVERY DAY through July 14th   

You can help wi n up to $10,000 for our nonprofit, a video and photo shoot, and a makeover of our eBay site to get our salvaged goods to a broader audience.  

Proceeds from our  online stores fund a substantial portion of our nonprofit's work. Winning this contest will mean we can do more good here in the DC metro region!  We can keep more usable stuff out of landfills, offer more green jobs, and provide more free materials to community groups, seniors, vets, and neighbors in need.

Remember, we need your votes every day - 
and please ask your friends to vote too!

Look at this happy, hardworking crew!  Don't you wanna vote for them?

Summer fun THIS Friday night!

This week, bring your friends, family, neighbors, and friendly leashed pets for Forklift First Friday!
The Ron Hicks Project will croon jazz and blues on the loading dock while you munch on dinner from Honey's Empanadas food truck, sip craft beer and wine from Town Center Market, browse the works of local artists, enjoy the mystery salvage sale, and be amazed by magician Matt Neufeld.  

When: Friday, June 7th, 6pm - 8pm

Where: Community Forklift - 4671 Tanglewood Drive, Edmonston MD 20781 (5 minutes outside NE DC in the Hyattsville area)

Who: You, your friends, family, kids, neighbors, co-workers, and (friendly, leashed) dogs. 

Cost: Entry is free - but you can support local artists and businesses by purchasing their wares and tipping the band.

Mystery Salvage Sale!
We'll announce the details online just before the party starts.

Can't make it?
Come to the next one!  Our Forklift First Friday series runs through September. For more info about future events, check out our calendar, follow us on Facebook, or subscribe to our blog.

Pick up a new skill
at our free workshops

Did you know we offer free public workshops throughout the year?We explore home repair, reuse and upcycling, and environmental stewardship.  Presenters receive a $75 gift certificate - so p lease let us know if you have an idea for a topic!

Coming up...   
10:30am-11am on July 22nd 
presented by Nicole Mogul

About that eBay store...

If you're looking for something unique, and can't make it to the warehouse, shop with us online!  All proceeds help us continue to lift up local communities through reuse. 

We have vintage decor, bathroom fixtures, machinery, commercial items, and more in  our  Ebay store.

We also have tons of vintage hardware & decor in our Etsy store.

   July Specials

30% off Stone Countertops
This month, take 30% off granite &  marble counters of all sizes! 

S ale does not include laminate, corian, or other types of counters;  stone tile; landscaping stones; counters with sinks; or vanity sets.  Sale does not include select specialty or consignment items,  items sold online, or items with damaged or missing price tags. M ay not be combined with other sales.
Granite GIVEAWAY: 
Pay $0.00 for granite counters of 3 square feet or less!  
While supplies last.  Does NOT include
other types of stone, stone tile, intact vanity tops,
masonry, landscaping stones, etc. 

Check out this awesome granite scrap walkway 
from LilLegs on!
   Follow us for flash sales

Find out about our surprise sales, learn about unusual items in stock, and get all the info that won't fit in our monthly newsletter! 
301-985-5180 |
Open 7 days a week, from 9 AM - 6 PM - and now open till 7 PM on Wednesdays & Fridays.
(Please drop off donations at least 30 minutes before closing time.)
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