Roof Leaks Are Common During Winter

It’s that time of year: winter. If you take a look around, you’ll probably notice ice dams on many area roofs in the East Stroudsburg area. Those aren’t good. You don’t want them hanging heavy on your house. If you can’t remove them yourself, you should call a professional like Roofing by Bruce to do… Read more »

Why Would My Chimney Leak?

It’s that time of year when people start using their fireplaces. After all, around the holidays it is nice to have a warm fire going, isn’t it? What about chimneys at this time of year? Why might they leak? Flashing Issue The main reason you could have a leaky chimney is because of a flashing… Read more »

Make Sure Your Roof is Ready for Snow and Ice

It’s that time of year again when winter is on its way. Should you have your roof inspected before winter? Yes. It’s a good idea to have Roofing by Bruce come to your house and inspect your roof before the snow and ice come and cover the roof (and it’s 0 degrees outside). Things a… Read more »

Do I have a Leaky Roof?

Now’s a good time to have Roofing by Bruce inspect your roof to see if it has any leaks. Roofing by Bruce is located in East Stroudsburg, PA, in the Poconos. Working weekdays, Roofing by Bruce can be reached by calling 570-424-8891. Concrete Evidence How do you know if you have a leaky roof? Well,… Read more »

How to Find a Reliable Roofing Company

One thing you might notice during these pandemic times is that you call a company and it just rings and rings, or it goes to voicemail. It’s getting harder and harder to get a real live person on the other end of the line, right? When you’re looking to find a reliable company, whether it’s… Read more »

The Truth About Having Skylights In Your Home In the Poconos

Do you live in the Poconos and want skylights in your house? What are some myths to ignore about skylights? They Don’t Leak The main myth about skylights is that they’re going to leak. “Oh, I don’t want to get a skylight put in because it’ll leak for sure,” is often said by people. But… Read more »

The Importance of Quality Masonry Construction

Masonry construction involves building structures, like chimneys and fireplaces, using common materials like brick or stone laid in and bound together by mortar, a workable paste which eventually hardens, binding several units together.  The Importance of Masonry Construction Why is masonry important? Well, it’s how many structures–perhaps your house or elements of your house– are… Read more »

The Dangers of DIY Roofing

There are some people who will tell you, “You couldn’t pay me enough to get me to go up on my roof. I am afraid of heights and I don’t want to fall off!” Then there are others who say, “Well, maybe I could do my own roofing job.” And some people will try and… Read more »

Roofing Myths to Ignore

It’s that time of year again when the weather warms up and people spend more time outdoors, especially in Pennsylvania. After a long, cold winter, now’s the time to check on your roof and see how it’s doing. If you don’t want to grab a ladder and go up there, or you don’t know what… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Install a New Roof This Summer

Roofing By Bruce is now scheduling roof installations for the summer of 2021. We are trained on the best ways of installation and experienced with the Nor-Eastern Nailing System, which is best for our area– The Poconos. This nailing system helps provide better endurance for roofs when they have to battle the harsh winter weather… Read more »