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Janzer Architectural Products

The Post Office might be losing money, but you can still profit from decorative mailboxes.

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This story appears in the June 2001 issue of HomeOfficeMag.com.

Inspiration can come from anywhere. Tom Janzer can attest: The former operating room designer was looking for a new business-something that would require less time traveling-when one day his wife asked him to buy a new mailbox.

Simple, right? Nope. "[I] couldn't find anything in home centers or hardware stores," Janzer explains, "and then, finally, the lightbulb went off and I said, 'I'm looking at a great business.' "

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