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Janzer Architectural Products

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

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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