How to Keep Your Roof in Tiptop Shape

Certain roofs seem to last longer. Why is that? There are several reasons one person’s roof stays in good shape while another person’s roof needs repairs or replacement sooner than later. For starters, if your roof is near leafy trees, you’ll probably notice the leaves end up discoloring your shingles over time. Moss and other… Read more »

The Advantages of Adding Skylights to Your Home

Are you making an effort to make your home as energy efficient as possible? Installing skylights is one great way to do it. When you have skylights in your home, you won’t have to worry about turning the lights on during the day. This will help cut down on the amount of energy that you… Read more »

The Importance of Having Your Chimney Inspected

There’s nothing like coming home at the end of a long day and building a fire in the fireplace inside of your house. It can create a relaxing environment for you and your family and keep your home warm in the wintertime. Nevertheless, if you plan on using the fireplace in your home on a… Read more »

Should You Be Concerned About Moss on Your Roof?

Moss on your roof can be a common occurrence, especially during rainy, humid weather. While moss may seem harmless, it can actually cause serious damage to your roof. What Is Moss? Moss is a plant that thrives in wet environments and can grow just about anywhere. When its spores become airborne, they often land on… Read more »

Situations that Could Lead to Emergency Roof Repairs or Replacement

Roofing by Bruce keeps in contact with roof material manufacturers in order to know and understand the best ways to install today’s roofs as well as see what current material improvements are available. Serving the people, homes and buildings of the Poconos, Roofing by Bruce is located in East Stroudsburg, PA, and often gets calls… Read more »

Tips For Selecting a Roofing Company

If and when you want to have roof work done, you’re going to need to hire a roofing company. Not all roofing companies are equal. Some are professional and legit, while others are “fly by night” and will scam you out of your hard earned money. What, then, are some tips for selecting a roofing… Read more »

Reasons to Have Your Roof Inspected

“If you can feel raindrops in your living room, you might need to have your roof inspected.” Somehow that sounds like a Jeff Foxworthy joke right there. Indeed, a hole in a roof is no joke, and unless you want to get wet every time it rains, you might need Roofing by Bruce of East… Read more »

Five Leading Sources of Roofing Leaks

If you’ve ever suffered a roof leak, you know what a problem it can be. There are many reasons that leaks can form, and the truth is that even the most structurally sound new roofs can have a problem after a few years on the job. Let’s explore the five leading causes of roof leaks… Read more »

Four Reasons to Invest in Metal Roofing

Installing a metal roof on your home or business isn’t always the cheapest options, but that extra investment price can pay off greatly in the long term. There’s a range of benefits associated with making the choice to install metal roofing versus other conventional materials. Let’s explore four ways that metal roofing can benefit your… Read more »

All About Asphalt Shingles

Asphalt shingles are so common on roofs today that it is hard to imagine roofing before these shingles became popular. However ubiquitous they are today, asphalt shingles didn’t begin to be widely used for roofing until the early part of the 19th century. Let’s take a look back at the history of the development and… Read more »