You’re driving around an unfamiliar town looking for a coffee shop. Your GPS tells you there’s one a couple blocks away. But when you get there, the outside of the coffee shop looks terrible. The paint is peeling off the exterior and the windows are full of holes. You decide to keep looking. That’s an […]
If you’ve recently dabbled in real estate, you probably came across a trend that’s sweeping the nation… That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, cluster box mailboxes are in! These mailboxes serve several purposes to owners and renters, and have benefits for the postal service as well: a win-win! It’s likely that you’ve never given this much […]
Do you have a line item in your budget for mail? What about mailboxes? For most businesses, the mail is a significant expense. Between postage and the fuel cost of driving to the mail facility, mail expenses add up quickly. One way you can maximize your budget is by using wholesale mailboxes. These mailboxes don’t only […]
The commercial mailboxes on a property can say a lot about the property itself. Is it maintained? Is it cared for by the owner? If not, it may tell other people that the property owner doesn’t care about the property much. How can you make sure that your mailbox looks the way you want it to […]
Tampering with mail may be a federal crime, but that doesn’t stop people from breaking the law. Every second without a theft proof mailbox is an opportunity for someone to steal your mail. And they’re not just going after your junk mail. Everything from credit card statements to valuables are vulnerable to theft. If you think […]
Did you know that the United States Postal Service handles almost 500 million pieces of mail each day? Receiving a letter from a loved one or a fun package you bought online can be the highlight of your day. Whether you’re a homeowner or live in an apartment, having a mailbox that matches your personality is a […]
While there have been a lot of scandals and worries about how well mail is controlled by the USPS, we still rely on them for just about every type of mail. Packages, letters, postcards, and everything else come to multiunit mailboxes all the time and without some rules in place, it would be chaos. Knowing the USPS […]
What’s the worst thing you can possibly imagine? Certainly, it’s having your mailbox wiped out by some reckless driver in the middle of the night. The real nightmare is now you’re forced to remember that the only person who sends you mail is yourself. Not all mailboxes are created equal. That may seem like an […]
When you picture a career criminal, your mind might wander to the sorts of characters you see on a late-night re-run of Law & Order or Criminal Minds. But outside of the world of television, crime can happen much closer to home. Instances of mail fraud occur often enough that the United States Postal Service […]
As the world goes further digital certain offline things lose popularity. Mailboxes are an old staple that will be around as long as people have addresses. Unlike email, mail is protected from tampering by federal law. The United States Postal Service (USPS) issues and enforces regulations for mailboxes. Keep reading to discover some things about […]
What do your commercial mailbox units say about your business? Do they stack up to the rest of your buildings? According to the U.S. Postal Service, 98% of people check their mail every day and more than half find pleasure in receiving mail. It might be the last thing you think of when designing and building your upscale apartment […]
Young attractive woman smiling and opening metal locker door[/caption]Function? Decoration? The best lockers have a little of both. Inelegant storage solutions can end up only adding to the sense of clutter and claustrophobia experienced on your premises. Business clutter can even pose a danger. To keep the place looking tidy, you need storage solutions to suit […]
When running a business, there’s nothing more important than a good first impression. Many business owners strive to focus on the details to put forth the best image of their company. They want their customers to see the best they have to offer.
Here’s one detail you may have overlooked: mailbox style. Different types of mailboxes can change the exterior image of your business.
Learn how to better your image and be at the top of your game. We’ve compiled the most popular mailbox styles for small business owners. Show your customers how must you care about details by going the extra mile.
Keep reading to delve deep into the world of mailboxes!
It happens all the time. We want to catch some zzz’s when out of nowhere the mind begins racing.
Strange thoughts come creeping in causing sleep to flee. You know, you start thinking about all 232 things you need to do tomorrow, that embarrassing moment you had in middle school gym class, and random things like “how has the mailbox evolved over the years?”
We can’t help you with your to-do list, or your embarrassing moments, but we can tell you about the history of the mailbox.
Mailbox design has changed and evolved through the years. Here’s a look at the history of mailboxes and how they’ve changed over time.
In these days of cluttered email inboxes and endless spam, it can be refreshing to get a piece of traditional paper mail in our physical mailboxes.
This is especially true if it’s mail that’s relevant and interesting. Even advertisements can be fun if they’re informative and tailored to what we enjoy.
As a business owner, you may have gotten away from mailing advertisements. After all, email is cheap and online campaigns are effective. If you want to stand out, though, you may want to try direct mail.
Read on to find answers to the question, “What is direct mail?” along with this year’s direct mail trends.