Yearly Archives: 2013

November 18th, 2013

Lovely comments from Mrs Bennett in West Hampstead

We have recently completed a fabulous loft conversion in West Hampstead and Mrs Bennett has completed our customer satisfaction survey and is very pleased with the end result. She says “The new loft looks great, I’m very pleased with it.  I was very happy with the team and found the whole experience much less stressful…

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November 15th, 2013

The finishing touch to your Loft Conversion!

Bespoke Fitted Loft Conversion Furniture When we say we are passionate about fitted loft conversions we really mean it. We use a friendly and enthusiastic Oxford based company staffed by specialist craftsmen and ex Sharps fitters with over 30 years experience in the business, who unlike the larger companies, offer a personal service without the…

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November 13th, 2013

Kind Comments from Mr & Mrs Hope, Abingdon

We have recently completed a fabulous loft conversion in Tubney Wood, Abingdon and have received some lovely comments from Mr & Mrs Hope. Mr Hope said “the team we all polite and respectful.  Easy to communicate and work with” adding that the “project ran smoothly and mostly to time.  There was never any feeling of…

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November 11th, 2013

Home Building & Renovating Show – This Weekend!

Dont forget, we are at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show, 16th & 17th November at Bath & West Showground, Somerset. We have limited free tickets available so if you are interested please contact us on 01527 543668 or go to charlesgrosvenor.co.uk and fill in our enquiry form.

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November 8th, 2013

Its that time of the year again…..The South-West Home Building and Renovating Show!

Come and see us on stands 403 and 407 at The South-West Home Building & Renovating Show. On stand 403 we will be exhibiting Charles Grosvenor’s UPVC Windows & Doors. Suzanne will be on hand both Saturday and Sunday to offer any help and advice as well as taking all enquiries for quotations. Bring along…

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November 4th, 2013

Luton Council give homeowners cash for loft conversions!

Luton council is offering homeowners up to £30,000 to carry out loft conversions in a bid to tackle overcrowding. They believe they are one of the first local authorities to set up such a scheme and has put a nominal sum of £100,000 aside. The loan will have to be repaid when the property is sold,…

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November 1st, 2013

Would you like to visit our showroom?

Are you having trouble imagining what your conversion could look like? If so, we have a fabulous showroom in the roof of our business address, 300-302 Birchfield Road, Redditch, so why not give us a call on 01572 543668 and make an appointment to see a member of our staff who would be happy to…

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October 31st, 2013

Free tickets for Homebuilding & Renovating Show?

Dont forget, we are at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show, 16th & 17th November at Bath & West Showground, Somerset. We have limited free tickets available so if you are interested please contact us on 01527 543668 or go to charlesgrosvenor.co.uk and fill in our enquiry form.  

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October 30th, 2013

Are Building Regulations required?

Yes, building regulations approval is required to convert a loft or attic into a living space. The regulations are applied to ensure certain criteria is met i.e the structural strength of the new floor is sufficient, the stability of the structure is not endangered, safe escape route from fire, safely designed stairs etc. All planning…

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October 28th, 2013

Do I need Planning Permission for my Loft Conversion?

Planning permission is not normally required.  However, permission is required when you extend or alter the roof space and it exceeds specified limits and conditions. A loft conversion is normally considered to be permitted development and does not require an application for planning but this is subject to some criteria. i.e a volume allowance of…

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