Technical Advice

In order to look after historic places of worship it is important to understand how they are built and how this affects our approach to their maintenance and repair. To help you with this we have provided guidance and advice on various elements of the building and the materials used in their construction as easy to print PDF sheets.

Further advice

There are many other sources of technical help provided by our project partners which you may find useful.  Click here for more information.

  • Windows

    Covers leaded lights, metal windows and glass, as well as supporting metalwork, known as ferramenta and ironmongery

    Window listing
  • Safe use of ladders and stepladders

    Guidance from the Health and Safety Executive on the safe use of ladders

    Dsc01552 listing