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Inform Guide: Rot in Timber

Rot in Timber

This INFORM guide looks at timber, an integral part of nearly all historic buildings. It explains what rot is, and details two kinds of rot most commonly found in Scotland. It also talks about repair and maintenance on buildings that have been affected by rot.

  • Audiences:

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
  • Date Published:

    01 October 2008
  • Publisher:

    Historic Environment Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Technical, Advice & Guidance, INFORM Guide
  • Format(s):

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    Rot in Timber (2.78 MB)
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