Browse our varied publications, ranging from visitor guides and coffee table books to conservation guidance leaflets and academic reference reports.
This guide aims to raise awareness of the importance and complexity of dry stone walling in Scotland, and describes the maintenance tasks that can be performed to prolong the life of such walls.
"Early Historic Scotland" is a leaflet that provides an overview early Historic Scotland, a period extending from about AD 400 to 1000 from which little written information survives.
"Earth and Clay Construction" is an INFORM guide that provides detailed information on recognising common forms of earth and clay construction and their repair and maintenance.
Our Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) handbook offers practical guidance and information to those involved in the process.
"Exterior Masonry Steps" is an INFORM guide that offers owners of buildings information on masonry steps, their different forms and parts, and the repair and maintenance issues that can arise.
An INFORM guide giving a brief history of Scottish doors, identification of faults and methods of repair and maintenance.
Short Guide 1
A series of practical solutions to improving energy efficiency in traditional and historic buildings.
Information about traces of farming in Scotland since the 1100s.
This INFORM guide gives an outline of materials used for finials and terminals, with guidance on repair and maintenance.
Conference proceedings (1998) covering fire legislation, protection measures and fire management in historic buildings.
Guide for Practitioners 7
A guide to identifying and assessing fire risk, with advice on management and an overview of legislation.
An INFORM guide giving an introduction to the factors which can create a fire risk within a historic property.