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Building a Stone Column Mailbox

Add a stone column mailbox to spruce up the front of your home.

Materials

  • concrete mix
  • electrical wire
  • mortar
  • plywood
  • rebar
  • string
  • cap blocks
  • marking paint
  • flue
  • standard plastic electrical box
  • wall ties
  • light fixture
  • flagstones
  • retaining wall stones

Tools

  • drill
  • framing square
  • grinder
  • level
  • plumb
  • shovel
  • tape measure
  • masonry hammer
  • masonry bit
  • steel brush
  • carpenter's level
  • ditch digger

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