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.
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Below is an article by Marianne Schaefer that was published in Habitat Magazine on September 12, 2018 about a recent project Bellet Construction completed.
Most New York City buildings are beautiful works of architecture. However, many of the features that make them attractive can also make them dangerous, when not properly maintained. After an unfortunate accident took the life of a pedestrian, city officials stepped in and created legislation requiring building owners to make New York City buildings safer for pedestrians and to maintain the exterior walls and appurtenances of all buildings over six stories.
I’m here today to share with you the facts behind New York City’s Local Law 11/98.
I was at a dinner party one night and, during the normal course of conversation, professions were discussed. And nearly every time I said construction or building contractor, someone in the circle would talk about a person he or she knew in the business- i.e., a friend of a friend, an uncle, a brother-in-law, etc.