The most common house design from the 1880s to World War 1, villas are popular renovation subjects today.

Welcome to Renovate – the technical resource for industry on the renovation of houses from different eras.

Good project planning and management make the job go smoothly and efficiently, to the required quality, timing and budget. Good planning is likely to leave the owners happier with the renovation.

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Most renovations will need a building consent. You’ll need to apply to a building consent authority (BCA) and demonstrate that the planned renovation complies with the Building Code.

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