Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
This INFORM guide gives a brief overview of the types of biological growths commonly found on Scottish building and historic structures.
An INFORM guide to minimising the threat birds pose to our built heritage.
An INFORM guide to flat roofs, common problems and ways to repair them.
This INFORM guide gives advice for reinstating architectural ironwork using traditional materials and techniques.
This INFORM guide is an introduction to bronze, with guidance on its problems and planning appropriate maintenance work.
Information about using stone sourced from Scotland's working quarries.
This report considers the setting of the Calanais Standing Stones and offers advice and guidance on considering the assessment of impacts from development proposals.
This INFORM guide provides guidance on ceramic floor tiles, defects which can occur, and cleaning and maintenance techniques.
An INFORM guide on how clay mortars are used in traditional buildings for masonry wall construction and surface finishing.
An INFORM guide to the risks and consequences of cleaning sandstone masonry.
This Short Guide describes the key aspects of the external envelope of a traditional building and considers how these can be improved or adapted to increase a building’s resilience to extreme weather events caused by climate change.
A conference addressing the effects of coastal erosion on sites and monuments in Scotland.