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Noun
/ˌrenəˈvāSHən/,
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renovations, plural;
  1. The action of renovating a building
    • - this property is in need of complete renovation
    • - older churches underwent major renovations

  1. the act of improving by renewing and restoring; "they are pursuing a general program of renovation to the entire property"; "a major overhal of the healthcare system was proposed"
  2. the state of being restored to its former good condition; "the inn was a renovation of a Colonial house"
  3. (renovate) restore to a previous or better condition; "They renovated the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel"
  4. (renovate) refurbish: make brighter and prettier; "we refurbished the guest wing"; "My wife wants us to renovate"
  5. (renovate) animate: give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health"
  6. Renovation (also called remodeling) is the process of improving a structure. Two prominent types of renovations are commercial and residential.
  7. The 69th World Science Fiction Convention (Worldcon), also known as Renovation, will be held in Reno, Nevada, August 17-21, 2011, at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center. ...
  8. Renewal or Renovation (Russian: Обновление or Obnovleniye), a pro-business political party in Transnistria. Since the legislative elections of 2005 it is the majority party in the Transnistrian Parliament but in opposition to the current PMR President Igor Smirnov.
  9. The Renovation is the second album released by My Bitter End. The vocal production is slightly altered, as they incorporate more deathcore-esq stylings. Example of which are pig squeals, which are more in the form of breathing squeals as opposed to traditional full on squeals.
  10. (renovate) To renew; to revamp something to make it look new again; To tear down and rebuild
  11. Any renovations made to the property are treated as capital improvements and are therefore added to the market value of the property. This contrasts with repairs and maintenance which are tax deductible expenses.
  12. (RENOVATE) Similar to remodel, with an emphasis on upgrading the existing property.
  13. (Renovate) To repair a structure and make it usable again, without attempting to restore its historic appearance or duplicate original construction methods or material.
  14. (Renovate) To restore to a structure to a former state by cleaning, repairing or rebuilding.
  15. (Renovate) To update a property
  16. (Reno-vated) A positive way of looking at a Reno divorce. Somebody had to go there!
  17. Complete overhaul of horizontal blind (excluding cordlock and tiltgear replacement). Service includes cleaning, recording, and retaping.
  18. Upgrade of an existing building or space that maintains the original structure of a building.
  19. means altering a structure or component in any way, other than demolition.
  20. The process of bringing back a structure or landscape to its original state.
  21. The restoration of the primary residence. Generally, this includes repairs, improvements and additions to the permanent structure of the primary residence.
  22. in relation to a building or work means:
  23. An operation other than demolition in which RACM is removed or stripped from any element of a building, structure, plant, ship, installation or portion thereof. Renovation does not involve the removal or processing of a load-bearing structural member. (Compare to demolition. ...
  24. means rehabilitation that involves costs of 75 percent or less of the value of the building before rehabilitation.
  25. General term applied to the process of upgrading an existing building, which can range from minor changes to major reconstruction. Gut rehab refers to major reconstruction, typically involving demolition of all but the