Yearly Archives: 2014

March 7th, 2014

Do you need funding for your loft conversion?

If you’re planning on making home improvement changes this year, whether it be a loft conversion, extension or a complete refurbishment then you may need to find a way of funding the project. For this there are a number of options such as a re-mortgage or short term loan. For more advice we would recommend…

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March 5th, 2014

New job started in Beaconsfield!

We’ve started a fab two roomed loft conversion in Beaconsfield which consists of a gable end build up and four rooflights installed in the roof.  

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March 3rd, 2014

Home Building & Renovating Show this March!

Why not come and say “Hello” to us at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show in March.  Its on from 27th – 30th March at the NEC, Birmingham. We have two stands:  Charles Grosvenor Lofts on A100 and Charles Grosvenor Windows on A103. We have limited availability for free tickets so for more information, email us…

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February 28th, 2014

Fantastic comments from Mr & Mrs Bryce!

Mr & Mrs Bryce in Cheltenham have returned our customer satisfaction questionnaires and are very happy with their loft conversion. They wrote “We couldnt fault time keeping, quality of workmanship or materials.  A very satisfactory and professional loft conversion from start to finish. Our thanks to all involved”. Mr Bryce also wrote of our surveryor…

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February 19th, 2014

How about a Bright & Cheerful Playroom!

How about creating a great space for the children to play instead of a cold, storage space!   If you struggle to find the bed amongst a pile of toys and wish you could just shut the door on it, then converting your loft into a playroom could be the perfect solution.  Space for the…

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February 17th, 2014

Why not create a great office space in your loft?

With a greater amount of people every year being able to work from home, wouldnt it be great to have your own personal office space, tucked away, nice and quiet? Can you imagine the sun streaming through your velux window or new dormer while working away in your own home.  

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February 14th, 2014

Why waste a great space!

How many of us constantly store, what basically amounts to, lots of rubbish in our loft?  How much more useful could your loft space be to you? This part of the house could have great potential and could substantially increase the value of your home, as well as adding extra bedroom/office/playroom space to your house!

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February 12th, 2014

Does having a chimney stack in my loft 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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February 7th, 2014

Happy Stair Fit Customer in Solihull

Mr Adams in Solihull has very kindly sent us some pictures of his fabulous  new stair case and balustrades.                                These photos are lovely and Mr Adams is chuffed to bits with his new staircase.  If you would like more information give us a call on 01527 543668!

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February 5th, 2014

Is the work and all trades men on site supervised throughout the conversion?

Should you decide to go ahead with a Charles Grosvenor loft conversion, the loft conversion team would always have a foreman in charge of the day to day works. You would always be appointed a project manager who would inspect the works on a weekly basis and update you accordingly. These weekly inspections are in…

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