8 Best Mailboxes | December 2016
We spent 19 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top choices for this wiki. Don't limit the pride you take in your home to just the indoors. You can easily extend your taste sensibilities out to the curb with one of these stylish and functional mailboxes. They are, obviously, ideal for receiving regular mail, but we've also included a few options designed to cope with today's heavy Internet shopping. Skip to the best mailbox on Amazon.
The graceful Umbra 460322-592 Postino is designed to be wall-mounted, and has a hinged lid that makes mail retrieval easy, but doesn't keep it safe, as there is no way to lock it. It has a simple, yet modern, look that complements a variety of home styles.
- curvaceous design by matt car
- has a beautiful brushed finish
- starts to rust quickly
|Rating||3.8 / 5.0|
Colorful and fun is the best way to describe the Step2 Villager. It features a separately molded roof, windows, and base made with heavy-duty poly construction to withstand harsh elements for years. It will give your home that unique style flare others lack.
- great for locations near salt water
- provides a real country charm
- door falls open sometimes
|Rating||3.6 / 5.0|
The Mail Boss 7506 is a residential mailbox approved by the USPS. It is designed to accept small packages and to deter theft with its 16-gauge electro galvanized welded steel construction and patented anti-pry latch. It has an innovative baffle door that resists fishing.
- concealed outgoing mail clip
- secure 12-disc wafer lock
- opening too small for larger packages
|Rating||3.9 / 5.0|
If you want a vintage-styled mailbox that looks like it just stepped out of the 1960s, then the Architectural Mailboxes Oasis Jr. is a good choice. Its Postmaster General approved and patented design allows delivery of mail bundles and small parcels.
- comes in three attractive colors
- perfect for internet shoppers
- somewhat fishable by hand
|Rating||4.2 / 5.0|
The Mail Boss Epoch is almost elegant in its simplicity. It's a drop style mail box that is designed to be wall mounted and features a keyed security lock to keep your mail safe from curious hands. It's also available in six colors to match nearly every home decor.
- heavy duty 16-gauge galvanized steel
- patented anti-pry latch
- makes a great key drop box
|Rating||4.4 / 5.0|
The Step2 StoreMore has an extremely unique design, almost like a fortress to protect your mail. It offers front and rear access, so you don't need to step into the street when checking your mail, and it comes with high visibility address numbers.
- two keys are included
- capable of holding up to 2 weeks of mail
- has a hidden mail holding compartment
|Rating||4.5 / 5.0|
The Gibraltar High Grove is made from heavy duty steel and is a perfect mailbox for withstanding extreme weather and heavy use. It has front and back frames and attractive anodized aluminum brushed-nickel accents for a decorative touch.
- stylish flip-up flag
- concealed bottom mounting holes
- light bronze powder-coated finish
|Rating||4.7 / 5.0|
The Homestead Vinyl offers commercial quality construction in a residential styled mailbox. It is 18-3/4 inches long and can be assembled in under 5 minutes. It comes with a full 6 foot long post that can be buried deeply to ensure it stands up through heavy winds.
- no painting is required
- mailbox and post are made in the usa
- completely waterproof housing
|Rating||4.7 / 5.0|