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Sporting a smart new cover design, the 21st edition of The Building Conservation Directory is here. The new edition brings together the latest expert advice and up-to-date information on craft skills, conservation products and specialist services, as well as full course listings, event details and other essential information. Just click on the cover to read the digital edition.


The following publications are now available as digital flipping books for your PC, tablet or smartphone:

The Building Conservation Directory 2014

Historic Churches 2013


BuildingConservation.com currently includes:

  • details of over 1,200 suppliers of specialist products and services
  • 400 listings for courses and skills training
  • links to all the industry's key organisations
  • 400 technical articles by leading experts.

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leading website since 1998

New Articles

Advances in LED Lighting

A warm, golden light is produced by the LED pendants hung in the aisle archways of Wakefield Cathedral

Bruce Kirk looks at recent advances in LED lighting technology and their practical application in places of worship in the form of LED electroliers, spotlights, floodlights and effects lighting.

Medieval Mass Dials

Peter Rumley explores the origins and history of the mass dial, a form of sundial used to mark the daily timetable of prayer. He also provides useful advice on how to approach their conservation.


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