FIS publishes a number of publications to inform and support specifiers, end users, designers, suppliers and contractors involved in the Finishes and Interiors Sector.

FIS Best Practice Guides

The FIS Best Practice Guides are an essential guide to selection, planning and installation in these specialist areas. They are designed to give an overview and support understanding for all involved in the process.

FIS Site Guides

The FIS Site Guides have been written for the construction team as a practical guide to provide specialist knowledge in relation to health and safety, storage, handling, fixing and sequencing with other trades.

Client Guide to Office Fit Out and Refurbishment

The guide not only assists clients with the fit-out process but also promotes the outstanding work of FIS members. 


A Guide to Office Acoustics

The guide promotes best practice in the design and installation of acoustic solutions in office. 


SpecFinish, the bi-monthly magazine of FIS, is the leading publication for the interiors and finishes sector. It supports members and the sector through a focus on quality, productivity, safety and innovation.

Specifiers Guides

Guide to ensure a safe, compliant and complete specification.

BIM Toolbox

The BIM Toolbox has been developed by FIS to enable a specialist contractor to develop and deliver a BIM implementation plan.

Using Partitioning and Ironmongery to Help Manage Social Distancing

Designed for business owners, this guide aids the management of social distancing through the use of partitions and ironmongery.

Market Data

Access to market data from leading sources including CPA and Barbour ABI.

Steel Framing Systems Guide

The guide is for anyone who designs and installs SFS infill walls and anyone checking that the products are being correctly installed

Training Specifications

FIS Training Specifications assist Training Providers in delivering apprenticeships.

They have been developed to ensure standardisation across the sector.

Health and Safety Handbook

A pocket guide to assist operatives with health and safety on site.