Shopping at thrift stores is a great place to find good merchandise at low prices. If you walk into a thrift store, you will find many types of people from different income levels looking for that hidden treasure.
Along 301, in Waldorf MD, you will find Melwood Thrift at 3301 Plaza Way in Waldorf, MD. The phone number is (301) 885-3166. It is located by the Dollar King. The hours are Monday-Saturday 10 a.m to 8 p.m. They offer framed art that ranges in price from $1- to $35. The day I visited Melwood Thrift, I spotted an oil painting for $10. Melwood also offers plates, dishes, salt and pepper shakers as well as coffee cups. I also saw a set of 5 dishes, that were microwaveable and dishwasher safe with no chips for $4.
If you want more music in your life, CD’s and records abound at Melwood. You might even spot a electric piano at a low price. While shopping at Melwood I saw a Wurlitzer electric piano for $25.00.
Collectables as low as .45 and as high as $20 are available at Melwood. I bought a horse napkin holder for 45 cent. I also found a Thanksgiving candle, which is shaped into a hoard of plenty for 1.00. It looks like it is ceramic. They recognize MasterCard and Visa.
Other merchandise that can be purchase at Melwood are clothes, men’s, women’s and children’s . The price range is $5 to $30. A dressing room is also available, so you know the clothes that you buy will fit. Donations are accepted and can be claimed on your income tax.
The Salvation Army Super Store is also the place to go to find low priced values. It is located at 21506 Colton Point Road Avenue near the Wal-Mart in Waldorf and the phone number is 301-769-4901. They have restrooms as well as dressing rooms. They offer furniture, cutlery, bedding and clothing for women, men as well as children. I spotted a bookshelf for $49.99 with six shelves. It was in good condition. I also saw a lacquered shelf for $70 and it was in very good condition. They accept donations and recognizes MasterCard and Visa.
Use It Again Inc. is located in Waldorf at 3250 Old Washington Road and the phone number is (301) 374-6690. The hours are 9-7:00 Monday through Friday and 9 to 6:00 Sat as well as Sunday 11 to 4. They offer books, house wares, furniture, clothing and collectibles. Prices range from $1.00 to $100. When entering the store you will see a board that states which color tags on merchandise indicated further price reductions. I found a hanging planter with a hammer metal finish for $2.00. They have a dressing rooms but no public restroom. Donations are accepted. This store accepts MasterCard and visa. These thrift stores are in close proximity to each other. They are all in Waldorf. So you can do a lot of bargain shopping. If you are in the Waldorf area, be sure to visit these three Thrift Stores. You will be glad you did.