With the Royal Mail seemingly forever looking at reducing costs without reducing their level of service, the future of mail delivery in the UK is as uncertain today as it has ever been. Add a dash of privatisation and who knows what could happen?! The advantages of banks of letterboxes in communal entrance and lobby
When specifying letter boxes for a building project, a common concern is that of the height of the letter boxes in order to comply with the DDA (Disability Discrimination Act). Whilst there are no guidelines or official requirements set out for letter boxes, it could be considered that mailboxes in communal lobby areas are subject
As is typical this time of year (or at least whilst the sun is shining like it is), you will find that the majority of postbox manufacturers shutdown during the month of August. Post Boxes UK itself has the odd week here or there, but we’re never more than a couple of hours away from
Historically, mailboxes have been the domain of the Europeans, in particular Germany. This is no surprise since virtually every home in Europe has a letter box or mailbox either at the end of their driveway or in the entrance lobby to their apartment block. Subsequently, virtually every European country has at least one mailbox manufacturer.
As you would expect from the nation’s leading manufacturer and supplier of banks of quality
Over the past ten years, there has been a steady rise of keyless door entry systems incorporated into blocks of flats and apartments. Advances in technology has seen a variety of ingenious touchpads, keypads and key fob entry systems being used by developers to ensure the safety of residents and to keep apartment blocks secure.
It has long been a hot topic for those living in rural areas, that of access to postal services and post boxes. During these times of austerity, the Royal Mail has been guilty of
Post Boxes UK, the nations most progressive manufacturer of banks of letter boxes and mailboxes, is proud to announce it has recently won an order to supply a bank of thirty five post boxes to a developer in the South West. Whilst this may seem nothing out of the ordinary, this was not the first
It happens every year with the predictability of the tide. And every year, it causes major headaches for contractors and developers alike. And yet the annual two to four week factory shutdowns during August of most European post box manufacturers is completely avoidable with a little planning. Preparation, preparation, preparation Post Boxes UK is
One of the most common questions we are asked by clients and interested members of the public is, what RAL colour is the traditional British red pillar box? It never fails to amaze us how many times we are asked, and how many visitors to our website ask the question. It got to the stage