Old Time Mail Robbery Mail theft is practically epidemic in the 21st century, but turns out it’s nothing new. In fact, there are reports of thieves robbing mail from Stagecoaches dating back to 1840! The Ohio State Journal reported a Mail Robbery on March 9, 1840: (more…)
Not surprisingly, the postal carrier was having problems finding this Nashua man’s white mailbox. So, this New Hampshire homeowner took matters into his own hands and decided to point the mail carrier in the right direction: The story, reported by My Fox Boston, demonstrates real ingenuity (and a sense of humor) that we appreciate!
In some parts of the country, people go to great lengths to ensure their mailboxes aren’t destroyed by snow plows. This blog post we found by Patricia Gay features photos of her neighbor’s DIY mailbox project to protect against snow plow damage. images sourced here. She calls this “Yankee ingenuity” – we call it a […]
Epoch Design Vice President and Mail Boss tradeshow representative extraordinaire just so happened to meet Bigfoot at the Spring Orgill Dealer Market! We thought he would be a little big bigger!
They’re back! Mail Boss is proud to present the second edition of Epic Mailboxes from around the web. (If you missed the first edition, you can check it out here.) This time we’re bringing you more than ten mailbox art projects in the hope that they will inspire you to engage in your own DIY […]
Boldly going where no mail has gone before! It’s great to see Sci-Fi fans taking their love the genre from tv screen to their curbside with these iconic sci-fi space ship mailboxes. (more…)
America can be a pretty weird and wild place. Around the entire nation, you can meet individuals who march to the beat of their own drummer and folks who are entirely unique. In the US, individuality is keenly illustrated by the aesthetic choices for mailboxes made by some of our noble citizens. Check out these […]
Happy Friday! This should put a smile on your face: This cat TROLLOLOLz the mail man so hard.
This fall, Mahoney’s Building Supply in Mattapoisett Massachusetts hosted their annual Fall Extravaganza featuring our very own Mail Boss mailbox in a “Baseball Bat Challenge”. To demonstrate the durability of the Mail Boss, they put out one of our mailboxes with a Mahoney’s gift certificate for $200 inside of it, and invited guests to take […]
So far my Mail Boss has managed to take out a bumper, a side mirror, the entire side of a car. It got hit so hard last time that it pulled the 80 lbs concrete ball out of the ground and threw the whole thing 6 feet.