Category: Roof Problems

What Can I do About a Leaky Roof in the Winter?

Winter weather in the Poconos/Pennsylvania can be brutal. You have howling winds, snow squalls, icicles, sleet, freezing rain– you name it, it’s rough! Imagine what your roof has to endure during the winter. You might end up with a roof leak this winter if you get ice dams freezing at your eaves, or you have… 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 »

Be Weary of These Hazards From a Leaky Roof

A leaking roof can create several unwanted hazards in your home or business. Roofing by Bruce can take care of roof leaks. If you need a leak repaired, or have any other roofing issue, please call Roofing by Bruce at 570-424-8891. Health and Safety Risks Now about those leaks… Ugh. You don’t want your roof… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Don’t Do These Things to Your Roof

Cleaning Leaves From the Gutter

It goes without saying that the roof is the most important part of any home or building. As such, it’s vital that you properly maintain it and take good care of it. We often think of things you should do to keep it in prime shape…but what are the things you shouldn’t do? Here are… Read more »

Should You Try to Replace a Roof On Your Own?

DIY Roof Replacement

There are plenty of homeowners out there who are quite handy, and can handle most interior and exterior improvement projects on their own. A simple trip to the hardware store is all they need to finish many projects. If you fall in that camp and you worry you need a new roof, you may be… Read more »

How Do You Know If Your Roof Shingles Are Bad?

Loose Roof Shingles

Undoubtedly, the most important part of any home is the roof overhead. For most people, their home is the largest financial investment they make, and having a sturdy roof is one surefire way to protect said investment. Nevertheless, like all things, roofs eventually hit their expiration date and need to be repaired or replace.  If… Read more »