Bellet Construction has been in the facade maintenance business for over 90 years, and has earned a reputation for being an expert in the field. Below are articles in which Wayne Bellet of Bellet Construction acted as an expert source. 

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1. The Co-op Where Appearances Matter

Exterior Construction

1. Why Build a Shed? Gravity.

2. From Architectural Links to Common Ownership


1.  Brickwork and Waterproofing 


1. The Dangers of Falling Bricks are Not Just Physical

 exterior construction 

  1. Keeping the Outside Safe: Securing Building Exteriors
  2. Making Minor Repairs: Doing it In-House vs. Calling a Contractor
  3. Spring Cleening, A Plan: Inspecting and Caring for Your Building Post-Winter
  4. Keeping the Sky From Falling: Construction Sheds, Exterior Scaffolds, and Pedestrian Safety
  5. Understanding Local Law 11: Keeping Facades, People, and Workers Safe
  6. Old Man Winter's Coming: Now is the Time to Prepare for Winter's Arrival!
  7. Keeping the Rain Off: Maintaining the Roof Over Your Head
  8. Post-Winter Maintenance: Early Inspections Pave the Way for Summer
  9. Covering Your Bases: The Importance of Knowing Your Warranties
  10. The Water Way: Finding Water Leaks Before It's Too Late
  11. Up On The Rooftop: Caring For A Valuable Amenity
  12. Shiny and New: Avoiding Problems With New Construction 
  13. 100-Year Face-Lifts: Restoring Landmark Buildings
  14. Your Eyes on the World: Clean Windows Improve View and Value
  15. Act Like You Know: Questions for Your Architect, Engineer, and General Contractor
  16. Understanding Local Law 11
  17. Historic Buildings Need TLC
  18. What's in a Name? Insuring Contractors and Subcontractors
  19. The Fifth Wall: A Close Look at Your Building's Roof
  20. Out With The Old, In With The New: The New Construction Codes
  21. A Facade Makeover: Fixing Your Building's Face
  22. A Life in Exterior Maintenance: A Labor of Love
  23. Preparing for the Big Chill: Getting a Jump Start on Winter
  24. Surface 101: New York City's Building Facades
  25. A License to Build: What Boards Should Know About Contractor Licensing
  26. More Than Just a Pretty Face: Facade Cleaning and Repair Basics
  27. Preparing Buildings for Winter: Zipper Up
  28. Swinging Off Of Skyscrapers: Maintaining Your Exterior Facade
  29. Look Out Below: Safe Sidewalk Sheds and Scaffolds
  30. The Goof-Proof Roof (and Balcony): Preparing For Spring Despite The Frost
  31. Fix Up, Look Sharp: Local Law 11 and Facade Repair
  32. What They're Doing Up There: Exterior Maintenance Explained
  33. Timing It Right: Scheduling Building Maintenance and Repair
  34. Exterior Artistry: Preserving the Past, For a Price
  35. Local Law 11: Following the New Guidelines  
  36. Roof Repair: Don't Spare the Overhead
  37. Fighting Grime Brick by Brick: Exterior Cleaning
  38. Essential Elements of Your Building's System: Benefits of Waterproofing
  39. Don't Forget to Look Up: Keeping Your Roof Protected


  1. Contractor Building Roof Garden For Seniors 
  2. Local Law 11 Supporters Remember Innocent Victim


1. Taking the Competitive Edge


 Local Law 11

1. Son of '10'- Industry Assesses Potential Impact of Local Law 11