Yearly Archives: 2013

July 19th, 2013

Recommendation Prizes!

Charles Grosvenor offer £350 to any person whose successful introduction results in the company taking a confirmed official order for a loft conversion from a relative, neighbour or friend. If you have recently has a loft conversion completed by us, you should have had some vouchers sent out to you along with your paper work.…

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July 15th, 2013

Mr & Mrs Fewell, Newent

We went to a large company that oversaw the development of trades as we did not have the local contacts that would enable us to project manage ourselves and our experience with Charles Grosvenor shows that we were right to do so, particularly on those occasions when there was the inevitable trouble shooting to be undertaken. We…

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July 15th, 2013

Our Staircase Advertising Pick-Up!

If you live around the Redditch area, you may have seen the Charles Grosvenor pick up van being left in various places. This van is advertising our staircases around the area. If you see it about, give us a ring if you’re interested. See if you spot it the next time you’re on your travels…

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May 31st, 2013

We Are Now Rated As 4* Velux Fitters!

Velux have today made us 4* Velux window fitters. All of our information can now be found on the Velux website. We are currently in the process of becoming 5* fitters as well! If you require any information about our Velux fitting services, then please call the office on 01527 543 668

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May 15th, 2013

Did You Know We Are A FMB Member?

The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) is the UKs largest trade association in the building industry. They protect the interest of small and medium sized building firms. Every FMB member is vetted, has to agree to follow the Code of Practice and can offer a warrenty on their work. FMB verifies that their members have no…

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April 30th, 2013

A Loft Conversion Can Add up to £20,000 to the Value of Your House!

According to the Gaurdian Newspaper their surveys show that a loft conversion can add up to £20,000 to the value of your home. More than a third of valuers (35%) said that while painting and decorating makes a home more appealing to prospective buyers, it adds little or no actual value and, according to Halifax, homeowners…

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April 26th, 2013

Transform Your Old Staircase

Has your staircase seen better days? Then why not let Charles Grosvenor transform it into something more modern and stylish! Below are some examples of staircases we have transformed. Before: After: Before: After: If you are interested in transforming your staircase, call Allan Rae at the office on 01527 543 668

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April 23rd, 2013

Charles Grosvenor Staircases Due For Expansion

Our opulent staircases are fast becoming more and more popular with upscale properties. Our customers with costly homes are favouriting our oak staircases with glass balustrades, as it gives their home an upper class look. If you are interested in our exclusive staircase sector, do not hesitate to contact our highly trained staircase designer. Or if…

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April 18th, 2013

What If Your Planning Permission is Refused??

Charles Grosvenor Ltd always ascertian if a property is in a conservation area or is a listed building as the proposed loft conversion will have to be designed with these constraints in mind, this procedure will reduce the chance of the loft conversion being refused planning permission. Should a design be refused planning permission, within…

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April 9th, 2013

Fire Regulations – A Means of Escape

Fire regulations state that all walls and doors in your house and loft conversion, should be able to resist fire for 30 minutes. The reason for this, is that there should be a fire protected path from your conversion to the outside. Which they call a ‘Means of escape’ Old regulations used to allow a…

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