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This INFORM guide outlines, dating structure, repair and maintenance.
This INFORM guide covers the survey, inspection and repair options associated with structural joinery.
Guidance on mould growth in traditional buildings, including how to prevent and remove it.
Many building owners are choosing to re-instate boundary ironwork which has fallen into disrepair or was perhaps removed for the war effort. This INFORM guide provides relevant advice.
INFORM guide on the conservation and maintenance of terracotta and faience.
INFORM guide on identifying rot and repair and maintenance in historic Scottish buildings.
"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.
This INFORM guide provides guidance on ceramic floor tiles. The various types and layouts of tiles are considered such as geometric tiles, encaustic tiles and quarry tiles.
INFORM guide examining foundations and wall footings in traditionally constructed buildings.
This INFORM guide highlights the benefits of traditional wooden window shutters.
An INFORM guide giving a brief history of Scottish doors, identification of faults and methods of repair and maintenance.
INFORM guide on the importance of ventilation in a traditionally built structure.