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Access to the Materials Library

Access to the Materials Library: The Lighthouse is currently closed to the public in response to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation. This means that The Materials Library at The Lighthouse, as well as the Timber Awards Exhibition, are closed until further notice. The good news is that you can still access the digital materials library on materials.ads.org.uk.

A&DS offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh are closed, but staff are working remotely. Thank you for your understanding, and we hope that you stay safe and well.

Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival 2021

Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival programme issued, with the organisers turning their eyes to the future, COP26, and the sustainability of traditional buildings in a dynamic

Why Your Material Choice Matters

As designers, we play a critical role in the material choice used in construction projects. These choices affect more than just the performance of a

Traditional Slate Roofing CPD

  CPD on Traditional Roof Slating Delivered by Graeme Millar (NFRC) Hosted by Tyler C Lott, BA MSc, Scotland Officer, Society for the Protection of

Occupant Comfort and Rammed Earth

Karen Ridgewell ARB, Senior Design Officer, Architecture and Design Scotland shares some insights on the use of Rammed Earth Construction. Rammed Earth: In March 2019,

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