Starting up in architecture? Get to know roofing...

Looking to get to know a bit more on roofing, or need some help adding a roof to your next project? Take a look below at how to access our tools and use our website to get what you need.

Top Tips from Rachel Hoolahan

Rachel Hoolahan is an architect and sustainability co-ordinator at Orms with extensive experience working with existing buildings. In recent years she has engaged in research assignments to push the boundaries of sustainable development – both in refurbishment and new build projects.
Rachel leads the Design for Circularity working group under the Circular Economy Live Project Forum and received the 2021 AJ100 Sustainability Champion Award.

Roofing Terminology

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Get some design inspiration from our case study gallery, and remember, we don't just do roofs!

Creating specifications and finding CAD and BIM files

It's easy to get your hands on all the Marley CAD and BIM files to help you design the perfect roof. Simply join as a My Account user and you'll be able to create a roofing specification and add the relevant CAD and BIM files that you need.

From here you can save everything and come back time and again to pick up where you left off. And when you're ready, you can download everything and use it as you wish.

Click here to have a go... My Account.

Help and advice

We've compiled all our experience and advice to help broaden your roofing knowledge. Take a look at our FAQ section to find answers to common questions, or visit the Marley blog, where we explore roofing topics in more detail. 

Find out more details on the range of products and applications through our downloadable brochures.

Get help with navigating the British Standards and improve your understanding on technical considerations in roofing.