$500 for a mailbox and post! No way! Do it for next to nothing. It’s really very easy to do.
Every time I would go to get the mail the entire upper portion would shake as I struggled to pull the plastic mailbox door open. Each time I was nervous that this faded box with peeling stickers was finally going to fall off and come crashing to the ground. It had one small rusty bracket attached to the backside that was preventing this from happening. There was also some old caulk between the cross beam and the upper post that was dirty and worn, but was also just barely doing it’s job. Continue reading