Charles Grosvenor Blog

July 16th, 2014

Dormer Construction underway locally!

We thought it might be good to see some photos of a dormer construction underway on a roof for a new job we have started locally in the Redditch area.                       

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July 14th, 2014

Dont Move! Improve!

With house prices rapidly on the up, why not stay put and extend your space by converting your loft. Wether you have a semi or detached, bungalow or three storey property, having a loft conversion can substantially increase the value of your home. Why not call us today for a free, no obligation quotation on…

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July 11th, 2014

Progress pictures of new Stairs!

Its nice sometimes to be able to show you some progress pictures when a new staircase is going in!        

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July 9th, 2014

Updated photos on the Dormers in Blockley!

Richard, our fitter on site in Blockley has sent some updated photos of the Dormers we are constructing on an old cottage in the High Street.            

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July 7th, 2014

Does having bats in our loft affect our Loft Conversion?

If you have bats currently nesting within your loft space you will need to obatin a licence in order to carry out the loft conversion. Although this will incur an additonal cost it does not mean that the loft conversion will not go ahead and will almost dictate the time of year that the work…

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July 4th, 2014

Allan!

Our little ‘Noddy Van’ at the Hanbury Show!  

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July 4th, 2014

We have a Stand at the Hanbury Show, Sat 5th July

We have a Stand at the Hanbury Show this weekend!  Stand No 159A! This year they are supporting the Midlands Air Ambulance.  For more information go to www.hanburyshow.co.uk.                     

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July 2nd, 2014

Another Very Happy Customer in Redditch!

We have recently fitted a new set of UPVC French doors for a member of our staff, to replace her old aluminium sliding patio doors! She says “its completely transformed the dining room and when open, creates a lovely opening onto the patio and garden! Thank you to Leon for doing such a fantastic, tidy…

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June 30th, 2014

I live in a Semi-detached house, are there any neighbourly considerations that I need to be aware of if I want to have a loft conversion?

Apart from the obvious ones like the additional contractors vehicles, scaffolding being erected and noise from hammering and sawing etc.  A home owner must comply with the Party Wall Act 1996, and obtain the adjoining owner’s permission to use the shared party wall.  If the adjoining owner does not give their consent to use the…

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June 27th, 2014

Stairs! What to do first?

Sometimes, even we get stuck for ideas!!! Do we build around the staircase or build the house then add the staircase!!! If you are thinking of replacing your stairs – why not call us on 01527 543668 for a free, no obligation quotation.

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