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  1. Building & Construction
    I plan to build a 24" x 24" brick mailbox based on a concrete pad. All the videos and how-to's I've seen just dig an 8" base or so for the concrete. I live in Illinois near Chicago and winters get pretty nasty. When I told my buddy my plans he told me I had to go 42" deep or the thing would...
  2. Building & Construction
    I have a through the wall mail slot that has a box framed in the wall that is 16"x22" I need to build a door for it and don't know what type of plywood to use. I trashed the old one years ago because it was an eye sore, so I put up some fabric and it has stayed that way since, but am planning to...
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