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

  • Just for Fun: Doodle Approved Mailbox Installation!

    Here’s a little pick-me-up (or is it a “pic” me up?) to get you through this pre-Memorial Day weekend Hump Day! These cute photos are of Bella, the Miniature Golden Doodle. She is clearly supervising the installation of a Mail Boss Surface Mount Post Package! All Mail Boss mailbox products shown have passed Bella’s rigorous […]

  • How to Lengthen a Mail Boss Mailbox Post

    For mailbox post installations more than 1′ in the ground So you want to use an In-Ground Post for your mailbox installation, but one foot in the ground just isn’t going to be enough? Sometimes you just need a little more length, and we will cover some things to consider: First, a little general information […]

  • Featured Dealer: Mr. Mailbox of Norwalk

    MrMailbox_BlackMetros_FeaturedLocking Mailbox Installer in Southwest Connecticut Mr. Mailbox of Norwalk services Southwest Connecticut and offers installation of locking mailboxes, including the Mail Boss mailbox line. “For nearly 20 years, Mr Mailbox has specialized in helping people put just the right mailbox in front of their home or business. Our mailboxes and posts are top quality, […]

  • VP Corner: How to Install a Mail Boss in a Column

    There are so many different types of columns you can build to hold a mailbox, and so many types of materials available, that it is hard for me to give very specific advice on the building of the column.  However, I can give you some basic tips on how to mount our mailboxes in any […]

  • PHOTO: Mixed Mail Boss Mailbox Installation

    Multi-Box Mailbox Install_FeaturedSteve and his neighbors were sick of having their cluster mailboxes broken into, so they decided to get together and install a multi-box Mail Boss mailbox installation to key the mail thieves at bay, once and for all. They all wanted a secure curbside mailbox, but they wanted different Mail Boss models and colors. The […]

  • Retrofitting a Brick Mailbox Column with a Locking Mailbox

    Step-by-Step Guide to Replacing a Mailbox in a Brick Column Brick column mailboxes add curb appeal to your home, but they are not easy to build or replace. If you  have a brick column with an unlocked mailbox but would like to upgrade to a locking mailbox, it’s not as hard as you may think! […]

  • 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!

  • Photo: Granite 2-Box Mail Boss Package

    Thank you to James and Tommy in Portland for sharing this photo of a Multi-Unit Mail Boss Mailbox Package Installation. This set up includes a Surface Mount Post and Base Plate, a 2-Box Spreader Bar, and two Mail Boss Locking Security Mailboxes in Granite. To have your Mail Boss photo featured in our #MyMailBoss Customer […]

  • “Love My Mail Boss” Testimonial on Facebook

    FacebookTestimonial_FeaturedEveryone wants to be loved, and we’re no different. That’s why we were just tickled when Jason left us a love letter on our Facebook page! Okay, okay… it wasn’t really a love letter, but he did say “I love my Mail Boss so much”… It was a pretty fabulous Mail Boss testimonial. (more…)

  • 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. We would love to see some of your Fall-themed decor! Share […]