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How to Install a Wireless Mail Alert System

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Learn how to install a wireless mail alert system that lets you know when your mail has arrived.

At Ron's house, it's really not that far from the house to the mailbox, but it's certainly far enough that he doesn't want to make the trip unnecessarily -- especially in bad weather. He wondered if there was some kind of a device on the market that would alert him when the mail arrived. An Internet search turned up a product called Mail Alert, which included a wireless device with a small battery operated transmitter that attaches to the inside of the mailbox lid.

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