Category: Roof Maintenance

Is Your Roof Truly the Most Important Part of Your Property?

Do you have a house in the Poconos of Pennsylvania? If so, what is the most important part of your property? If you guessed “the roof,” you’re right. A Safe Haven While many people might guess that a bathroom or kitchen would be the most important part of a property– and those are important parts–… Read more »

An Education on Roof Vents

Honestly, most people know nothing about roof vents. To some it’s a surprise that they even exist. Not too many people think about the roof over their heads, right? But there could come a time when a person’s a homeowner or owns a building and something’s going wrong “up there.” That’s when they educate themselves… Read more »

Here Are Some Hidden Benefits When You Install a New Roof

If you have a house in the Poconos, when’s the last time you installed a new roof on it? Roofing by Bruce can install a new roof for you… But why might you want one? Help You Sell Your Property For starters, if you’re thinking of selling your home soon, then a new roof will… Read more »

Is The Green Stuff on My Roof a Problem?

When a roof is wet and shady, guess what likes to grow there? If you guessed moss, you’re right. Now while it may look pretty in some locales, like on old stone buildings in the hilly country of Ireland, it’s not very good for most roofs! If and when you start to see spongy patches… Read more »

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 »

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 Dangers of DIY Roofing

DIY Roof Replacement

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

Concept of balance between myths and facts

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 »