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34 antique mailbox Stories
Follow One Man’s Midcentury-Mailbox Dream
"ill-fitting mailbox leads a determined dad on a quest — and possibly to a new business... style of mailbox. I hope he is able to make a great success of his repro. mailbox.... type of mailbox we see here. The majority of this type of mailbox, at one time or... looking mailbox a few years ago. I used a Pinnacle mailbox more or less just for the... love the mailbox - I hope he can manufacture it. But the black mailbox featured by WWarmouth..."
How to Pick a Mailbox That Really Delivers
Mailboxes send an important message about your home's curb appeal. Here's how to make sure yours is eloquent
"Mailboxes send an important message about your home's curb appeal. Here's how to... attached mailbox that adds curb appeal. Whether it's hanging on the front porch, the... right mailbox is one of those details that can't be overlooked. Here's a little design... teens is 'mailbox bashing'. Here in Australia we don't have porch mailboxes and our... large mailbox. Small packages could be delivered to the mailbox rather than having..."
My Houzz: A Country Home Built on Dreams and Determination
Meaningful antiques mix with new pieces in a family’s just-built house on a former strawberry farm in Oregon
"ngful antiques mix with new pieces in a family’s just-built house on a former strawberry... Oregonian mailbox to use as a vase? Wandering through antique stores throughout France... Oregonian mailbox might fit better somewhere else. It is so strong a statement that... favorite antique shops in the area? Seriously gorgeous!!! A beautiful home! I love... use of antiques in the interiors is a great call, adding interest and character to..."
Buzzword to Watch For: "Heritage"
Guest Picks: Eye-of-the-Tiger Decor
Simple Pleasures: Scent and Memory
Does baby soap fragrance make you bubbly, or a whiff of the ocean float your boat? Tap into sensory pleasures to stir up delicious feelings
Extend Your Growing Season With a Cold Frame in the Garden
'Great Gatsby' Style: 9 Inspiring Art Deco Escapes
Kick up your heels at a jazzed-up room across Europe or the U.S., then bring your favorite 1920s design ideas home
Houzz interview: Kim’s colorful daisy cottage
Special Delivery: Keeping Your Packages Safe
Online sales are up, and so is the number of boxes delivered to homes. Here’s how to keep them beyond the grasp of porch pirates
"at an antiques store. I've seen steel mailboxes in all sorts of sizes & designs... from your mailbox. Laws are in place that nobody can place items in your mailbox except... designs at antique shops. wow. wish i had one of these 3 weeks ago when a thief ran off... multi-unit mailbox. I own a 3-family apartment in an 1885 building, and I'm struggling... USPS-approved mailbox set that is more consistent with the building's historic character..."
My Houzz: Creative Thrifting Beautifies a Texas Bungalow
Secondhand finds and a designer’s gift for reinvention turn a historic-district house into a quirkily elegant family home
"home with antiques and vintage finds from estate sales, thrift shops, and garage sales... the old mailbox in the long run of your kitchen. What was the name of the white quartz... those mailboxes on your way out the door of your former apartment? Keep my security... ment/"antique" market finds with a few Goodwill items. I sent 3 years browsing for... very cool antique and thrift stores in the area. My absolute favorite is The Old Home..."
Budget Decorator: Let’s Go Thrifting
Dip into the treasure trove of secondhand pieces for decor that shows your resourcefulness as much as your personality
"forget Antique malls! Even though we have Antiques in our name, Example Gum's Mall... Mall of Antiques & Collectibles, doesn't mean we're expensive and btw I love to deliver... shops, antique malls, flea markets, auctions, junk shops, thrift stores. I once bought... with many antique and thrift stores. My Aunt and Uncle introduced me to this kind of... great antique shop to this day. He is 90 years old. My favorite spot for great finds..."
What's That Sound? 9 Home Noises and How to Fix Them
Bumps and thumps might be driving you crazy, but they also might mean big trouble. We give you the lowdown and which pro to call for help
"section antique English Wardrobe that makes noises frequently. Always wonder if a... that your antique English wardrobe needs to be moved into a more humid room or carefully... purchase an antique bed! The idea that someone may have died in it, and their ghost lingers... 730pm, the mailbox opens and closes. WTF...lol. Perhaps the previous owner checking his... rural mailbox that we found STUFFED with small twigs EVERYDAY. We had to stake out..."
A New Drop Zone Keeps the Clutter at Bay
The Hardworking Home: A clever wall-mounted station for keys, phones and more helps a family stay organized
Outfit a Cottage-Style Remodel, Top to Bottom
If you're renovating with a cottage look in mind, these fixtures, finishes and accessories will bring on the charm
"at an antique fair. We recently picked up some fabulous lighting at the round top... top antique fair in Texas. Fields and fields of cottage finds. I love the barnhouse... a cool mailbox. Wish mine was on my house, I'd surely buy this one. We are in the... e-bay, antiquers, yard sales, etc. We've spent the last two years trying to undo what... restored, antique light fixtures were painstakingly rewired and reused, old reclaimed..."