Classic Concrete Mailbox Base
A classic or original mailbox to build at the entrance of your home or garden, it is a decorative object that will customize the approach of your home. Concrete mailbox base is an entire achievement made using concrete , decorated in a rustic way. The various elements of the set will be prepared individually, using wooden formwork or particle board. The reinforcement of the concrete will have to be worked, in order to give it a rustic look, with the trowel and with a small knife.
It will be adorned with imitations of beams, tiles, etc. So that the set does not dry too quickly, it will be covered with a plastic sheet . The foot, also based on concrete, must be strong, to withstand the weight of the box. He will be armed with iron rods . It will fit into a basin at least 60 cm deep, also filled with reinforced concrete using pebbles.
The mail slot may not be closed. When pouring concrete, it will be represented by a wooden battens . For the back door, a hole will be made at the bottom of the box, in the concrete, with the constitution of the slot. A horizontal wire will be attached to the concrete.