Part of Historic Environment Scotland

Inform Guide: 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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