Photo: Kolin Smith | thisoldhouse.com | from How to Clad a Wall in Stone. Wonder if you could use the panels to create a planter around the mailbox? Stone-veneer panels: Versetta Stone Ledgesonte in Terra Rosa finish $27 per panel; boralameican.com
Unlike real stone or cultured stone, which require specialized labor to install, Urestone panels install easily and quickly with screws and/or adhesives. The only tools required are a drill (used as a screw-driver) and any wood type saw for trimming to exact fit. This faux stone product is amazing.