There can be so many advantages of the brick mailboxes. You may take a ride down the country and search for the mailboxes. Most of them are made of metal. But if you choose for the brick mailboxes, you will guarantee that it is beautiful and more importantly this is more sturdy than that of the metal made mailboxes.
To add, school kids are fund of hitting anything they see along the rode and your mailbox is not an excuse to that. If you use brick mailboxes, they will remain intact unlike the metal mailboxes which can be easy to bend. Only rich kids have this type of mailbox before. This will only indicate that the people residing in the house must be rich to have such fancy kind of mailbox.
You can also use the leftover bricks from your house and not to throw it out in the trash so that you can still create a brick mailbox and put it to good use.
You may also add some sort of the light into your brick mailbox. The good thing about the light is that it will serve as decoration and this can help people to find your house easily. You may also put the house number into the structure. The house numbers will be attached with the use of the special drill s that it will not be removed easily.
Another advantage of the brick mailbox is that it will not easily be blown by the wind. If the heavy material will hit it, then it will be the time it will get destroyed like a car.
Lastly, if you are the handy type of person and you planned to build your won brick mailbox, then you can do it. If not, then you can hire for the contractor or a handyman to build one for you. You can try to sketch for the design that you like, and you can ask them to follow that design you have created. Try to also check for your local post office on any particular restrictions with regards o the size as well as the location for the brick mailbox that you are planning to have in your home. IF possible, make sure that the mailbox you try to put will blend to your house design.