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renovate

To repair and upgrade,with a sense of changing something.Contrast with rehabilitate or restore, which imply keeping the same general character and appearance. Differences among the words are important when making modifications to historic structures,because renovation may not be allowed.A property owner's imprecise use of terminology regarding his or her plans could result in unintentional animosity by neighbors and historic preservation commissions.

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It further orders that any renovation amounting to over P300,000 will have to seek the approval of the bishop, but immediate repairs that are lower than that amount is left to the discretion of the parish priest.
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The rule requires each person or firm hired to perform a renovation to be certified and to use specific work practices to minimize lead-based paint hazards for workers and occupants.
Church leaders are hoping to take advantage of parishioners' skills to cut costs as the renovations get under way.
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