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This INFORM guide outlines the types of traditional plain glass and general guidance on maintenance and repair.
This INFORM guide aims to show the value of a properly maintained fireplace.
This INFORM guide offers an introduction to the principles involved in the decay of masonry.
Information on the Ranger Service and the walks you can do at Linlithgow Peel.
This INFORM guide gives information on thatch as a roofing material on traditional/vernacular buildings.
Step by step guide for applicants to Historic Environment Scotland for radiocarbon dates.
This INFORM guide gives information about the causes and solutions of condensation in buildings.
This INFORM guide gives a background to traditional paint finishes and guidance on decorating a traditional home.
This INFORM guide gives an outline of materials used for finials and terminals, with guidance on repair and maintenance.
INFORM guide on the types of lead sheet used on Scottish roofs and their repair and maintenance.
This Inform Guide provides information about how to engage volunteers in scientific research.
A Short Guide
This guide is aimed at those who encounter potential lithic scatter sites in Scotland and who may wish to understand the issues around them and the approach to assessing and investigating them.