This section includes information about Mail Boss installation, including articles related to the patented Fast-Trak Mounting Plate featured on MailBoss mailboxes. Whether you need help deciding what kind of mounting post to use, instruction for gang plank installation, or help with your wall mount, we have resources here to guide you. With the innovative Fast-Trak feature, you can quickly and conveniently install the curbside MailBoss mailbox on a MailBoss post, an existing post or gang plank. Wall Mount Mail Boss mailboxes are also easier to install with the Fast-Trak feature.

For USPS Specs on curbside mailbox post installation, click here.

Installation Blog Posts

  • Cool Mail Boss Sighting – Motorcycle on a Mailbox!

    Seen in Bellingham: Motorcycle on a Mail Boss Check out this amazing mailbox art spotted on Highway 542 traveling from Bellingham to Mount Baker: It’s a mini motorcycle artfully mounted atop a Mail Boss curbside locking mailbox. Doesn’t get much cooler or bad-ass than this!

  • Halloween Curb Appeal Inspiration

    HalloweenCurbAppealHalloween is just around the corner, but it’s not too late to show off your holiday spirit with some Fall-Themed Curb Appeal. Check out the Halloween Curb Appeal Board on Mail Boss’s Pinterest for inspiration: Follow Mail Boss’s board Halloween Curb Appeal on Pinterest. This might be our favorite Halloween Curb Appeal decor at the […]

  • Photo: Mail Boss Mailbox Apartment

    MyMailBossWe received this photo of a beautiful custom Mailbox Apartment, or a Mail Boss Apartment, as it were. Mark Johnson shared: Custom “Mail Boss Apartment” In Service date September 5, 2014 House numbers blurred out for privacy Shed roof minimizes Apartment size while allowing flag use Fast-Trak Mounting Plate secured to plywood base with carriage […]

  • Happy Mail Boss Customer and Dealer

    MyMailBossWe’re on Day 2 of the Ace Show. This morning, a happy Mail Boss customer and dealer stopped by our Booth. Tom, owner of Ace Hardware of Toco Hills in Atlanta, ordered some of our Mail Boss mailboxes through the Ace warehouse back in February, and has been selling them in the Toco Hills location […]

  • Curbside Comparison: Ease of Installation

    CurbsideMailboxComparison2Ease of installation, quite simply, refers to how easy your mailbox is to install. Here is a comparison of ease of mailbox installation for Mail Boss curbside mailboxes: Mail Boss mailboxes can be installed on a wood post, a metal post, a Mail Boss post, a wood plank, in a column, or in a variety […]

  • Holiday Curb Appeal Contest – Win a Free Mail Boss!

    We designed the Mail Boss to be strong, durable, and most importantly, secure. Pretty wasn’t a priority, so we try not to get hurt feelers when we hear people call our mailboxes “ugly”. While we happen to disagree on this point, we believe that even the most unfortunate looking mailboxes can be made attractive with […]

  • A Guide to USPS Mailbox Regulations

    The United States Postal Service (USPS) requires residential mailboxes to conform to a number of rules and regulations. The standardization of mailboxes helps to ensure the safety of mail carriers and the items they deliver. While some rules apply to all mailboxes in general, there are separate, specific regulations for locking, package or wall mount […]

  • Photo: Bronze Package Master in Brick Column

    Thank you to Gina for sharing this great photo of her Mail Boss installation on our Facebook page! Gina had the Bronze Package Master installed in a brick column. It looks great! She writes: “Love our new Mailboss Package Master! It’s beautiful in dark bronze. We had it all built just yesterday after someone ran […]

  • Mail Boss Mailbox Brick Column Installation

    Here are a couple photos from Kevin in Sacramento, who recently installed his Mail Boss security mailbox in a brick column: Kevin writes, “Check out our new Mail Boss! We are very happy with our purchase. Thanks for making such a quality product!” Many thanks to Kevin for sharing these pictures!

  • Mail Boss Wall Mount Installation Video

    Many of you have inquired about an instructional video for installing the Wall Mount Mailboxes. Well, you asked… we listened! Here is a short video providing an Mail Boss Wall Mount mailbox installation guide: This video applies for either the Metro Mail Boss Mailbox or the Townhouse Wall Mount Mailbox, and can also be found […]