All Posts by Brian Dawson Roofing

When Are Roof Repairs Not Enough?

A roof is one of the most important parts of a home; and roof repairs may not be enough. Your home’s roof provides protection and structural stability. A properly installed and maintained roof should last for years. However, over time roofs sustain all types of damage.  The question is whether to just repair it or replace […]

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Roof Inspection: Professional or DIY?

One of the most important parts of a home that should be kept in good condition is the roof.  The best way to stay on top of roof maintenance is to perform an inspection. Should you hire someone to inspect your roof or should you do it yourself? The answer is: both, but at different […]

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Beware of Storm Chasers!

Severe storms, high winds, hurricanes, and tornadoes can cause major damage to businesses, towns, and homes.  Repairs can cost thousands and leave families devastated. To add insult to injury, there are some contractors who take advantage of vulnerable homeowners during the storm’s aftermath. Homeowners must be aware of companies known as storm chasers. These are out […]

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Keeping Your Roof in Good Condition

A roof is one of the most important components of a home. That’s why it’s so important to take care of it. Regular roof maintenance ensures that your home remains secure and is capable of withstanding harsh weather conditions year after year. Your roof expands and contracts with every change in the weather, which contributes to […]

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How To Extend The Life Of Your Roof

Did you know that the average 30 year shingle is being replaced every 8-12 years? How crazy does that sound? As a homeowner, my first thought would be, “But I paid for a 30 year shingle. Shouldn’t my roof last at least 30 years?” The Number One cause of premature roof failure is improper installation. […]

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Solving All Your Roofing Problems

Since 1999,  Brian Dawson Roofing & Construction has assisted thousands of homeowners in the St. Louis area. Locally owned and operated, you can rest easy knowing we will be here from the start of the job to the finish and beyond. When the “Storm Chasers” have left town, we will still be here ready to answer […]

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Is It Too Cold To Roof?

When Is The Weather Too Cold Too Roof? Contrary to popular opinion, there is no right or wrong answer here, just common sense. Asphalt shingles can become brittle when the temperatures drop making installation more challenging. Brian Dawson Roofing’s best roofing practice says, “Asphalt shingles will only be installed when the outside temperatures are expected […]

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Disaster Restoration

Emergency Restoration Services Spring Storm Season – those few months that fall between April 1st and July 31st that keep us on our toes, our eyes glued to the weather station. It seems like every year Mother Nature surprises us with her hellish devastating fury dropping damaging hail, flash floods,  strong winds, and destructive tornadoes. […]

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The 411 On Wind Damage

It happens more and more these days – You wake up in the morning and step outside to get the newspaper and find several tabs of shingles lying in your front yard. The wind storm last night was just too much for your roof to bear. When you look up at your roof, you see […]

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