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Stuff - where to find it
The first 24 hours are always the most confusing.
What time to get up? What to eat? Where to get food? How to buy phone? How to get around? Where to buy detergents? Where is the bank? When is the bus coming?
Furniture - it is tough to find attractive, inexpensive furniture for bedroom or living room.
TROSA Thrift Store is a "gold mine" for used furniture, kitchen items or housewares, even clothing!
3500 North Roxboro St, Durham
Durham Rescue Mission Thrift Store
3900 Chapel Hill Blvd (Across the street from Sam's Club)
Salvation Army Family Thrift Store
3167 Hillsborough Road., Durham
Nearly New Shoppe
2424 Erwin Rd (behind Hock Plaza)
Yard Sales on Craigslist locally
on most every Saturday in a neighborhood near you. But those who arrive early usually "grab" the best furniture. Or, check the listings on Duke List.