Yearly Archives: 2011

December 23rd, 2011

Season Greetings from all at Charles Grosvenor Ltd!

We would like to wish all our customers, suppliers and employees a very happy christmas and a prosperous new year! The office will close on Friday 23rd December 2011 and re-open at 9.00am on Thursday 5th January 2012.  

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December 22nd, 2011

Mr & Mrs Durham, Reading

We cannot praise to highly the work of your company throughout. Excellent service and complete reliability. Superb!

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December 13th, 2011

Government to be taken to The High Court over solar panel tariff cuts!

Since my previous blog about the cuts to solar panel tariffs it has emerged that solar panel installers have won a small battle in the challenge to overturn the government’s decision and the case will now be heard in the high court. The high Court agreed to hear apllications from the UK’s biggest solar panel installers following…

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December 6th, 2011

Energy Secretary Chris Huhne drastically cuts subsidy for homowners generating their own power! Is this a cut too far?

Chris Huhne has slashed the subsidy homeowners get for installing panels and generating their own power by more than half and the cut is due to come into affect on December 12th 2011. Its claimed the reasons for the cut are down to the fall in the panels price and he said the cheaper cost meant householders were making a ‘frankly…

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November 30th, 2011

We raised almost £700 for Cancer Research UK

Charles Grosvenor are proud to annouce that the company raised almost £700.00 for Cancer Research UK on their very first charity fundraising evening! The evening was a huge success and we would like to thank everyone involved, particulry Sallie Swan from Redditch United Football Club. We will now begin to orgainise the next fundraising event to be…

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November 24th, 2011

Money if flying in for Cancer Research Fundraiser!

Charles Grosvenor are set to make a good dent in the fundraising target for Cancer Research UK tomorrow evening. As perviously blogged, the company’s empolyees are attempting the three peaks challenge next year in aid of the chairty and we are launching our fundraising with a charity night tomorrow night. Prize donations have come in…

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November 22nd, 2011

Do i need permision from mole valley for a loft conversion?

Assuming Mole Valley is your district council, you will need to make an application to Building Control to have your plans approved and I would strongly suggest that you apply for a Certificate Of Lawful Development from the Planning Department should your proposed works not require full planning application and be within your permitted development…

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November 22nd, 2011

Thank you for visiting us at The Home Building & Renovating Show in Somerset

A big thank you to all those who visited our stand at the home building and renovating show in somerset last weekend. We hope you enjoyed the show! The show was a great success and we recieved many enquiries for quotes and if our surveyor is yet to contact you he will do so over…

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November 10th, 2011

Fundraiser set for Friday 25th November 2011- Get your tickets now and help raise money for Cancer Research UK!

We are delighted to confirm that Charles Grosvenor Ltd will be holding a charity fundraising evening on Friday 25th November 2011 to raise money for Cancer Research UK. Venue: Redditch United Fotball Club The Valley Stadium Bromsgrove Road Redditch B97 4RN Quiz, Raffle, Disco & Other Games  7.30pm – Late (Quiz starts at 8.30pm). Quiz…

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November 7th, 2011

I have a chimney stack in the loft, does this matter?

Having a chimney stack in the loft is very common in most properties built before 1960 and this will cause no problem or additional expense while converting the loft.  If the chimney stack is not in use and no longer required it is often advisable to remove the chimney to avoid unnecessary maintenance at a…

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