Below is an excerpt from an article in The Cooperator New York by Mike Odenthal that features Wayne Bellet's expert opinion on the correlation between lower gas prices and lower roofing costs.
THE BELLET BLOG
Yesterday was the fourth of July, and many New Yorkers spent the day and evening on their roofs, enjoying the nice weather and watching the fireworks. Many of these roofs weren't meant to have heavy traffic, and can suffer from summer roof gatherings.
For roofers and waterproofers, the new generation of ultra-sound infrared moisture detectors has given us an almost fail-safe tool for detecting leaks. Of course, with a lot of the guesswork alleviated, we often find ourselves having to talk the customers out of a repair, simply because we know they don't need it.