How to construct a decorative faux stone mailbox. Dig a hole about two feet deep, and the desired width and length (typically square). At the top of the hole put a frame (a box by connecting four pieces of lumber cut to length), the inside measurements of the frame to be equal to the desired outside measurement of the mailbox pedestal make sure it is level horizontally by placing your level at the top of each side of the frame and make adjustments where needed.
Decorative faux stone mailbox, mix the concrete according to the instructions and pour it into the hole until full and then pull a piece of wood over the frame of the sawing motions to clear any asset concrete and adjust your base. Tamp the concrete down with a rake until all the mountain in the mixture settles. Drag a piece of wood over the frame of the sawing motions to clear any asset concrete and adjust your base.
After the concrete begins to thicken (typically 15 minutes to an hour) skimming over concrete with a concrete trowel until the surface is smooth and even. Allow one day to the concrete to harden before you place your faux stone mailbox. Take four sticks and driving them into the ground at each corner of the concrete base by a small hammer or sledge.