Category: Roof Maintenance

Here’s Why Routine Roof Maintenance is Important

Roof Maintenance

Roofing by Bruce sees myriad types of roofs. Some of them are well-maintained and in very good condition. Others, well… aren’t in good shape at all! They’ve been neglected for years, with no one checking on them every once in a while. Neglected roofs with problems end up costing people a lot of money to… Read more »

Here’s Why You Should Have a Roof Inspection Before Winter

Roof Inspections Before Winter

Winter in the Poconos can be brutal on older roofs. Temperatures dip below freezing, the wind chill can hover around zero, and of course there’s snow and ice to deal with, too. Thus, it makes sense to have a roof inspection done before winter starts. If you were thinking of having your roof inspected, now… Read more »

Why Fall is the Ideal Time for Roof Repairs

Roofing Repairs

Does your roof need to have repairs made to it right now? As luck would have it, the fall is actually the best time of year to have roof repairs done. There are several reasons why you should consider repairing your roof this fall. Check them out below. There usually aren’t many severe storms in… Read more »

How to Maintain Your Roof This Spring

Roofing Maintenance for Spring

While all of the seasons can wreak havoc on your roof in different ways, the wintertime is probably the most difficult one for your home’s roof. Between the snow and ice and the freezing-cold temperatures, your roof is forced to deal with a lot of inclement weather during the winter. Therefore, once spring comes back… Read more »

Why Does Moss Grow On Your Roof?

Moss on Roof

There are many problems homeowners may encounter when it comes to roofs. From cracked shingles to leaks, it’s important to address these issues head-on once you notice them. It’s also important to do whatever you can to educate yourself about the problems associated with a roof so that you can prevent them at all costs…. Read more »

Why You Should Have Your Roof Periodically Inspected

The roof is a vitally important part of your home, though it is easy to forget about since it is mostly out of sight and out of mind. Despite the fact that roofs are often easy to ignore, there are real benefits to having it inspected by a roofing professional. These are a few reasons… Read more »

How to Prevent Ice Dams From Forming On Your Roof

Do you have ice dams forming on the edges of your roof? At first glance, they might look very pretty. Ice dams will make your home appear wintry, which is why many homeowners don’t give them a second thought. However, they can also cause extensive damage to your home’s roof and your gutter system, so… Read more »

What to Look For In a Roof When Buying a New Home

So you’re thinking of buying a new home– that’s great. However, it’s also a little scary, isn’t it? After all, this is one big– no, make that HUGE– purchase. In the process of looking for and then buying a home, you’re going to want to get all the details you can about the place you… Read more »

How to Work Safely on Your Roof

Working on the roof of your home can be very dangerous. Whether you have a roof with a steep slope or a relatively flat roof, there are a number of things that can go wrong when you’re up that high. You could potentially injure yourself or others if you aren’t careful. Let’s take a look… Read more »

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 »