Chimney Cleaning & Sweeping Experts in The Poconos

Enhancing The Poconos One House at a Time, since 1985

Why get your chimney swept?

chimney cleaning and sweeping services Allentown and Stroudsburg

The primary reason for annual chimney sweeping is to prevent chimney fires. Creosote is the natural by-product of burning wood. Creosote is a combustible deposit that begins as condensed wood smoke primarily the tar & vapors. These tar droplets, or tar fog, are a major component of smoke.

Creosote is acidic and can corrode connectors, steel and mortar. Creosote deposits can reduce flow capacity and cause smoking problems or blockages. Creosote must be often removed in order to properly inspect the system. Common factors that create creosote are smoke density, flue gas temperature, smoke residence time, large fuel loads, the moisture content of the wood, and the size of the wood.

Chimney sweeps responsibility should be current with new product developments and be able to reference codes, standards, and product listings with ease. This is why it’s important that the certified specialists at Bruce’s Chimney Service takes care of your chimney needs. It’s their responsibility to maintain a working knowledge of heating / venting systems before attempting to sweep or examine such systems in the field.

Roofing by Bruce IconRoofing by Bruce

2070 Milford Road, East Stroudsburg

3.8 56 reviews

  • Avatar Michael Sandowick ★★★★★ a month ago
    Roofing by Bruce was very professional and friendly from the time of the estimate to the job completion. They arrived when they said they would and did a great job replacing my chimney crown. They also did a great job afterwards cleaning … More up so it looked like they were never here. I would not hesitate to have them back for other work in the future.
  • Avatar Lena T ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    Had Roofing by Bruce install a couple of sun tunnels and make some repairs to my chimney a couple of years ago. When my roof started leaking I called them again. After all my options were explained I decided to replace the entire roof. … More They are very responsive and do a great job. Mario and Austin are great to work with. I highly recommend them.
  • Avatar Jamila Codrington ★★★★★ 3 months ago
    Highly recommend! Victor and his team did a great job repairing my chimney and completing a cleaning and inspection service. Friendly, knowledgeable and very patient with all my questions. Great company to work with!
  • Avatar Yevgeniya Pavlova ★★★★★ 4 months ago
    I had an issue with the pellet stove I inherited from the previous owners of the house. The stove was initially not installed properly, was drafty, and was not heating the house as it should, instead, letting a lot of cold air in. Roofing … More by Bruce had sent Robert, a stove technician, who is courteous, knowledgeable, punctual and very meticulous.
    The job was done perfectly, Robert fixed the installation issues, packed the stove opening with additional insulation, and explain to me the normal operating and maintenance procedures.