The Scottish Lime Centre Trust promotes the knowledge and traditional skills required for the conservation, repair and maintenance of the historic built environment. We work nationally and internationally to provide advice, guidance and traditional skills training for anyone dealing with a historic structure, be it an A-listed castle or a garden wall.
Independent advice and guidance for projects involving the conservation and repair of traditional buildings.Our buildings advice services
We have an in-house lab for materials analysis and assessment.See types of analysis we offer
Education & Resources
An important part of our remit is education, so take a look at the resources available as well as our comprehensive FAQs.View the resources & guides
View the FAQs
Traditional Skills Training
We run a wide range of traditional building skills courses for all throughout the year alongside bespoke and on-site training for your team.Information on the types of training available
The full list of our scheduled courses
Our work covers the full range from Grade A-listed castles to churches to bridges to tenements to cottages to garden walls.Take a look at some of our projects
DVD 'Traditional Masonry Building Repair'
The Scottish Lime Centre Trust has produced this comprehensive DVD as the definitive guide to masonry repair.View and order the DVD.