Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
This INFORM guide explains what hot-mixed lime mortars are and how they differ from other types of lime mortars.
A study of the effects of the Braer oil spill on stone structures in Shetland.
An INFORM guide to what can be done to improve energy efficiency in traditional buildings, and how this relates to building standards.
This INFORM guide provides an introduction to replacing damaged stones in an ashlar built sandstone wall.
This INFORM seeks to guide building owners through identifying insect problems and how to best end such attacks.
This INFORM guide gives a background to traditional paint finishes and guidance on decorating a traditional home.
A report on the response of sandstone and granite to laser exposure.
Short Guide 2
Practical guidance on Protecting Traditional Buildings.
Short Guide 6
A background to the history and use of lime mortars in traditional buildings.
Proceedings of the 'Workshop on Lime Rendered Facades' held in Sweden in 1998.
INFORM guide about lime and cement mortars, the two most commonly used mortar types in Scotland.
This INFORM guide provides a basic introduction to the maintenance and repair of traditional sash and case windows.