Question: Can the mailbox be mounted without the newspaper hooks?
Answer: Absolutely, the newspaper hooks install on the mailbox separately.
Question: What is the color of this mailbox on display?
Answer: The mailbox shown in the images is shown in the Copper finish.
Question: is this a non locking mail box
Answer: That is correct...this mailbox does not lock. If you need lockable wall mount mailboxes
you can find them by clicking the link provided.
Question: Does it have a flag?
Answer: No, there is no outgoing flag.
Question: Is the Horizon horizontal burgundy color a cool red, like maroon, or a warmer red, like barn red?
Answer: The burgundy finish is more of a cool red like a maroon.
Question: will 4" numbers fit this mailbox?
Answer: Yes, 4 inch numbers should fit inside the rectangular area.
Question: do the hooks for the newspaper come off?
Answer: Actually the do not ship attached. There will be instructions on how to attach them if desired.
Question: I am trying to match my mailbox with the porch lights, the lights are an "aged iron finish" so not completely black. I am trying to decide if I should order black or swedish silver? I would love to be able to visualize both on this website.
Answer: The Swedish is a base coat of silver and the black finish hand rubbed on. Please click the link to view the catalog
for more information.
Question: How far apart are the slots to hang the mailbox on the back?
Answer: The holes in the back of the mailbox are set 9 1/2" apart.
Question: I was interested in the Evergreen it's hard to determine if this is very dark like black or actually a dark green also I would like the Hand Rubbed Bronze is that rubbed on top of the Evergreen?
Answer: The Evergreen is a very dark green, almost a black with a hint of green in it. There are 14 different color options but they do not apply one over the other.
Question: What are the dimensions of the Special Lite Horizontal Residential Mailbox?
Answer: 8 1/4" x 3 3/4" x 16". Thank you.
Question: Will this product mount easily to vinyl siding so it is secure?
Answer: Yes. According to recent reviews, it does.
"It is very sturdy and adds a nice decorative touch to the outside of our house which was what we were looking for."
Question: Does the 8.25" height include the newspaper clips? If so, what is the height of the box alone?
Answer: The 8.25" measurement if for the box only.
Question: Can it mount on iron fence?
Answer: It was not designed for that installation and will not include the necessary hardware but it has been installed that way by other customers.
Question: Can you add numbers to this mailbox?
Answer: There are no numbers that have been designed specifically for this item, however Special Lite does offer the following 2" adhesive back numbers.
Polished Brass 2" Numbers
Stainless Steel 2" Numbers
Question: Where can I see color charts? I am looking for a wall mounting mailbox that is a chocolate brown. I don't want to spend more than a hundred dollars.
Answer: The SHH-1006 Horizon Horizontal Residential Mailbox
is the closest item we have that matches that color description and is also within your budget.
Also, this Victorian Locking Mailbox
is a rust brown and may interest you as well.
Question: Can you add house numbers on the front of it?
Answer: The front of this mailbox will hold a 2" number.
Question: How far apart are the mounting screws?
Answer: The mounting screws are about 12 inches apart.
Question: are the newspaper hooks metal or plastic
Answer: The mailbox and hooks are made of aluminum.