The Essential DIY Guidelines for Installing Your Mailbox
Follow the U.S. Post Office’s guidelines for installing and maintaining a mailbox.
- Protect yourself.
- Protect your mail carrier.
- Protect motorists.
Don’t let your mail delivery get interrupted. Here’s what you need to know about:
- Mailbox height from road or curb
- Allowed post types and sizes
- Depth to install post
- Are concrete reinforced posts allowed?
- And more