Building conservation publications from the Engine Shed, ranging from detailed technical papers to advice for conservation beginners.
Development of Sash and Case Windows
"Development of Sash and Case Windows" is a detailed account of the historical evolution of the sash and case window, detailing the gradual technical and aesthetic refinements.
Early Medieval Sculpture and the Production of Meaning, Value and Place
The Case of Hilton of Cadboll
A research report designed to gain an understanding of meaning and values surrounding early medieval sculpture.
Macduff Slate Research Report
Reports on the research into the viability of reinstating a supply of indigenous Scottish slate.
Painted ceilings from 16th and 17th century properties
A technical paper commissioned in collaboration with AOC Archaeology providing information on a collection of painted ceilings from 16th and 17th century properties.
A publication on the design of shops in Scotland, including a gazetteer of retail buildings.
Scotland's Traditional Building Materials
A consideration of current provision, challenges and opportunities
Our report into Scotland's traditional building materials details the status of commonly used traditional building materials in Scotland.
Scottish Roofing Slate
A report on the geological properties of slate and its usability for roofing.