Mar 01, 2009 Issue #3

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New England Patio & Hearth finds fresh start in established markets

While it’s true most new businesses fail within the first five years, some start so strong that beating the odds is pretty much a sure bet. New England Patio & Hearth owners Kurt Wabrek and Jeff Heitmann weren’t exactly novices when they opened their first location in September 2006 in Wethersfield, Conn.