Another Trip to the Forklift

018Last weekend involved another run to Community Forklift. The forklift is a lot like the Brass Knob warehouse or Second Chance up in Baltimore. Sometimes you can find some really cool stuff, and much cheaper than Brass Knob. Of course, you really need to shop at all three if you are looking for just the right item, as salvage is always hit and miss.

So far, I’ve been able to get some great shutters, and its the only place I’ve been able to find trim-work that matches our house.

0161From the last trip, I noticed that they currently have several nice mantles and some great pocket doors.0172 I also noticed this great shutter … a pity its a single, but sometimes all you need is one for a pattern to get started.

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2 Responses to “Another Trip to the Forklift”

  1. [...] door came from Community Forklift because I didn’t have a spare door in the house. Also, because the door needed to be narrower [...]

  2. [...] we decided to replace the radiator in that space with one that is bigger. So, we bought one at Community Forklift and took it to the Stripping Workshop to get stripped, polished, and lacquered. Radiator after [...]

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