Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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An INFORM guide to the risks and consequences of cleaning sandstone masonry.
This INFORM guide gives a brief description of pantiles in Scotland, along with common problems, repair and maintenance issues.
This INFORM guide gives an introduction to Scottish slate roofs, their components, and their maintenance and repair.
This INFORM guide explains what hot-mixed lime mortars are and how they differ from other types of lime mortars.
An INFORM guide to what can be done to improve energy efficiency in traditional buildings, and how this relates to building standards.
INFORM guide on how to protect traditional buildings from flood damage, and how to mitigate the effects if flooding occurs.
This INFORM guide provides an introduction to replacing damaged stones in an ashlar built sandstone wall.
This INFORM guide provides a basic introduction to the maintenance and repair of traditional sash and case windows.
This INFORM guide provides information on the use of proprietary restoration mortars for repair of stone masonry.
This INFORM guide gives a background to traditional paint finishes and guidance on decorating a traditional home.
"Cropmark Archaeology" provides information on investigating Scotland’s cropmarks. This informative guide leaflet covers the buried evidence of early farming in Scotland.
Information on investigating and recording historic monuments.