Monthly Archives: April 2012


Solid Wall Insulation Conference

, Subject : Technical

Roots attended a recent conference discussing how to insulate solid wall stone houses in Scotland. The Conference was run by Changeworks, a charity who deliver solutions that enable people to live and work more sustainably, and featured presentations by organisations including Historic Scotland and the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings. Read more


Architect in the House

, Subject : Inspiration

Roots, with Glasgow and Tiree based Architect Micheal, has once again signed up for Architect in the House. This innovative scheme is run by Shelter, the housing and homelessness charity, and the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA). Read more


Katie’s Cottage published on Urban Realm

, Subject : Recognition

Roots are delighted that their first project to be completed on-site has been published on Urban Realm.  Read more


Katie’s Cottage has finished on-site

, Subject : Design

The first project which Roots designed to go on-site has now been completed. Read more


Dobhran Cottage gets Planning Approval

, Subject : Design

Roots are delighted to announce that Dobhran Cottage has received Planning Approval. The project is for the renovation of an old stone house at Lochbuie on the Isle of Mull.  Read more