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... 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
"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"
"in my mailbox last week and when I opened it to the letter from the editor, one single... technically antique, and 2) they repaired and refinished the pieces with modern varnishes... cruising antiques fairs or even looking online for good deals can get you a great piece..."
Guest Picks: Eye-of-the-Tiger Decor
"flooding my mailbox, I took note of the many clothing articles featuring tigers and orange... family antiques. The house is Sherwin Williams "Blond" , I have used purple accents..."
Simple Pleasures: Scent and Memory
"by the mailbox; the honeysuckle vines climbing the back fence; the clean, simple scent... There's an antique store in my city that I've never visited because of their air freshener..."
Extend Your Growing Season With a Cold Frame in the Garden
"in my mailbox. Sometime in late January I'll begin to test the soil to see if it's... these in antique markets and upscale garden shops — or maybe your grandmother has a..."
'Great Gatsby' Style: 9 Inspiring Art Deco Escapes
"art deco antiques shops. And another big one, The Great Gatsby hit theaters May 10,... doorbells, mailboxes, and toasters were cool. Gas stations were often miniature works... several antiques shops.More info Two Deco-dant Escapes in FranceThe South of France..."
Houzz interview: Kim’s colorful daisy cottage
"item, an antique piece that my husband and I bought for a special occasion, or a handmade... and the mailbox too! My landlady loves it! Kim's style is worth repeating! I love..."
Special Delivery: Keeping Your Packages Safe
"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
"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
"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
"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
"only the mailbox key, junk mail is tossed at the mailbox as we have a trashcan up there... words: Antique map cabinet. Google image them. There are also ugly modern/industrial... spot LOL antique map cabinets also work for jewelry You must have a phone of some type..."
Outfit a Cottage-Style Remodel, Top to Bottom
"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..."
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