In many areas the mailbox post is an integral part of the curb appeal of your home. Making a mailbox post is an excellent family project and can be used to teach woodworking skills to the young and novice woodworker.
Note: Many jurisdictions have regulations governing the size and positioning of mail boxes. Always check with your postal authority to ensure that the mailbox you are planning on making meets with their requirements.
The following mailbox post plans, designs and instructions are free.