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Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
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INFORM guide on recognising and diagnosing various types of settlement cracks.
This INFORM guide covers the survey, inspection and repair options associated with structural joinery.
INFORM guide on the conservation and maintenance of terracotta and faience.
This INFORM guide gives information on thatch as a roofing material on traditional/vernacular buildings.
INFORM guide giving a brief history of rainwater goods and guidance on common problems, causes and maintenance.
INFORM guide with advice on maintaining and repairing iron gates and railings.
This INFORM guide covers the basic aspects of construction and care of timber floors.
This INFORM guide covers the construction of timber staircases and issues associated with their repair and maintenance.
This INFORM guide highlights the benefits of traditional wooden window shutters.
INFORM guide on the importance of ventilation in a traditionally built structure.
This statement set out what Intangible Cultural Heritage means, how it relates to the historic environment, and how HES will work with it over the coming years
A report on the response of sandstone and granite to laser exposure.