This is drastically different from just repairs. It entails complete restitution of the strength of the architectural structure before the damage occurred. Restoration will usually be the main course of action if a building has deteriorated beyond building regulations, and needs to be restored to its former glory.
Structural repairs on load-bearing elements such as pillars and arches are undertaken first, followed by work to support these, restoring the building’s original strength. A number of different strengthening methods can be used here to ensure no further structural issues down the line