Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
INFORM guide explaining some of the aesthetic issues surrounding historic masonry.
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.
This INFORM guide provides an introduction to replacing damaged stones in an ashlar built sandstone wall.
This INFORM guide provides an overview of the types of biological growths that are commonly found on Scottish building and historic structures, and gives advice on their monitoring and management.
This INFORM guide gives information on plain lime plaster and how to conduct repairs.
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.
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.
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.