Dowden Construction

4.62 | 94 Verified Ratings
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262-470-9068

19318 W Main St
Lannon, WI 53046
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Dowden Construction


Here at Dowden Construction we are looking forward to helping you with any of your brick and stone needs. We pride ourselves on our work ethic and timeliness in which we complete your project.

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Service Area

  • Milwaukee
  • New Berlin
  • Brookfield
  • Menomonee Falls
  • Thiensville
  • Richfield
  • Sussex
  • Merton
  • Elm Grove
  • Nashotah
  • Butler
  • Germantown
  • Colgate
  • Hubertus
  • Hartland
  • Lannon
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Services Offered

Brick & Stone
  • Brick, Stone or Block Wall Repair
  • Brick or Stone Tuck-Point

Areas of Expertise

  • Tuck Pointing
  • Fireplace Repair
  • Brick and Stone Install and Repair

Quick Facts

Business Hours
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  • Free Estimates

Credentials

In Business Since: 1990
State Licensing
Trade: Dwelling Contractor
License #: DC-021500002
Expiration: 02-12-2021
Trade: Dwelling Contractor Qualifier
License #: DCQ-021500085
Expiration: 02-12-2021
Insurance
Type: General Liability
Amount: $2,000,000
Expiration: 08-08-2021
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5.0   |  
Review by in Milwaukee, WI
Very professional and thorough. Repaired and capped 2 chimneys. Realigned sills, and tuck pointed various areas.
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Review by in Brookfield, WI
Professional, on time, work was done very well... a little pricey for the amount of time spent, but overall I would recommend Marty!
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Review by in Milwaukee, WI
Martin Dowden has just purchased the bricks needed to repair my chimney so it is too early to comment.
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Review by in Brookfield, WI
Marty was great. Efficient, on time, good pricing and good cleanup.
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Project: Install Concrete Driveways & Floors
I had Martin Dowden do repairs to pavered driveway and leveling out of my flagstone patio. I appreciated how he went out of his way to locate matching pavers for the driveway repair and his reasonable prices.
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Review by in Milwaukee, WI
Quick response time, kept me informed and completed work quickly. Fixed a few extra bricks also. Nice guy!
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Review by in Wauwatosa, WI
Marty was prompt to come out for the initial quote which we greatly appreciated. He was very honest about the time of year and how the cool and wet weather could impact his progress so we weren't surprised at all when it took a while to get him out here to complete the job- it is Wisconsin after all! What did take us by surprise was the quality of the work. After being told that the job was done, we came home to find tons of holes and step cracks that had not been touched. Even after Marty came back out to finish up the job himself, there was mortar everywhere! Marty insisted that we had textured bricks that made it harder to work with. We get that, but when we explained that were highly disappointed with how sloppy things looked, he told me that we the home owners could just get up there with a wire brush to clean things off. Isn't that what we hired a professional for? Dowden Construction should have cleaned things up as they worked because now we can't seem to get the excess mortar off. They didn't even offer to try to remedy this after voicing our disappointment. Not to mention, when we got up on ladder to try to clean up the mess ourselves, there was leftover mortar on top of many high surfaces and pillars just left in piles. Just because it this mess couldn't be seen from the ground, doesn't mean that leaving mortar everywhere is okay. Moreover, the mortar doesn't even get close to matching our current color. We get that it will fade somewhat with time but it is truly an eyesore. We're highly disappointed and we are frankly embarrassed by the appearance of the front of our home after having this job done.

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5.0   |  
Review by in Greendale, WI
Very helpful and honesto about work that needed to be done
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Review by in Milwaukee, WI
Great guy did the work late APRIL,early MAY repaired stone wall veneer at my house in MILWAUKEE,WI did a great job low coast all around great guy. Also very honest! Marvin W. m
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Review by in Germantown, WI
Very professional. Marti knows his stuff! The work is excellent and they do a great job of cleaning up too!
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