Trump to make day trip to Washington during his vacation: White House

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President Donald Trump may return to Washington on Monday for the day from his working vacation, Politico reported Friday.

Crews are working to replace the heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) system, a White House official told reporters last week.

The White House is being renovated while Trump is away, and the Oval Office is being refurbished.

Walters said that there will be some aesthetic changes, as well, to fit Trump's preferences.

The White House has been plagued with issues including ceiling leaks and a house-fly infestation, according to CNN.

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The White House, which was rebuilt after being torched by the United Kingdom during the War of 1812, has undergone numerous rounds of renovations.

The Roosevelt Room in the West Wing of the White House underwent renovations.

Other improvements include: refurbishing the Navy mess kitchen, the building's lower lobby, the information technology system and other cosmetic upgrades such as carpet replacements.

Hopefully, the newest round of repairs will bring things up to par for the president. Walls that once held photos were bare as moving pods were stationed on West Executive Drive between the West Wing and Eisenhower Executive Office Building.

"These huge maintenance projects are not atypical", said Betty Monkman, a White House curator from 1967 to 2002, according to The Times.

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