Building conservation publications from the Engine Shed, ranging from detailed technical papers to advice for conservation beginners.
Technical, Advice & Guidance (199)
INFORM Guide (60)
Case Study (41)
Refurbishment Case Studies (37)
Technical Advice Notes (26)
Short Guide (14)
Guides for Practitioners (9)
Conference Proceedings (8)
Reference Report (3)
Owner and Occupier Guide (2)
Focus Magazine (1)
General Interest (1)
Conservation of Phoebe Anna Traquair Murals
This Case Study gives an account of the conservation of the mural paintings by Phoebe Anna Traquair in the former Catholic Apostolic Church in Mansfield Place, Edinburgh.
Conservation of Timber Sash and Case Windows
"Conservation of Timber Sash and Case Windows" provides advice on inspecting windows to assess repair requirements accurately and describes appropriate repair techniques.
Conversion of Traditional Buildings Parts 1 & 2
Guide for Practitioners 6
Advice for practitioners, developers, building owners and local authorities regarding the application of the Building (Scotland) Regulations 2004 to the conversion of traditional buildings.
Corrugated Iron and Other Ferrous Metal Cladding - TAN 29
An outline of ferrous metal cladding in Scotland, with discussion of guidance, documentation and conservation techniques.
Cottier's in Context
The case study explores the life, work and influence of the Scottish-born designer Daniel Cottier and his contemporary William Leiper.
"Cropmark Archaeology" provides information on investigating Scotland’s cropmarks. This informative guide leaflet covers the buried evidence of early farming in Scotland.
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.
Dryburgh Abbey Conservation Management Plan
This plan provides an informal basis for the future management of the Dryburgh Abbey Grounds.