Projects and case studies featuring tiles and slates on BUILDING DESIGN. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Marley: Clay Single interlocking pantiles for new build cottage
    Clay Single interlocking pantiles for new build cottage
    Marley
    The owner of a one-off new-build home in Lincolnshire has used a new clay interlocking single pantile from Marley to provide the fixing flexibility needed for the complex roof design, as well as to blend in with the adjacent...
  • Marley: Natural cedar shingles for rural music therapy centre
    Natural cedar shingles for rural music therapy centre
    Marley
    Marley’s Western Red Cedar Shingles were used as an internal and external building material for an award-winning music therapy centre in Penrith. Sunbeams Music Trust is a 600m2 therapy centre which houses a number of...
  • Marley: Single camber clay plain tiles for zero carbon house
    Single camber clay plain tiles for zero carbon house
    Marley
    A striking zero carbon family home in Belgium has been clad entirely in Acme & Hawkins single camber clay plain tiles from Marley to give character to the minimalist design. Award-winning low carbon architects BLAF specified...
  • Marley: Interlocking roof tiles for new housing development
    Interlocking roof tiles for new housing development
    Marley
    Llanmoor Homes specified Modern interlocking tiles for the roofs at one of their newest private housing developments, located in Bridgend, South Wales. Moderns were chosen in order to satisfy local planners who sought a...
  • Marley: Marley Shingles for Llwynderw School
    Marley Shingles for Llwynderw School
    Marley
    Marley Shingles made from Western Red cedar with FRT Exterior® fire retardant treatment (AA Rating) provided this primary school in Swansea with feature cladding to the curved external walls, in order to create what the...
  • Silva Timber: Cedar shingles for remembrance garden's woodland walkway
    Cedar shingles for remembrance garden's woodland walkway
    Silva Timber
    Blue label Western Red Cedar shingles were used to create a natural-looking covered walkway through remembrance gardens. In the UK most roofing is made from clay, concrete or slate tiles and timber materials are often...
  • Marley: Shingles for historic Greek Theatre, Berkshire
    Shingles for historic Greek Theatre, Berkshire
    Marley
    JB Shingles were specified for the Greek Theatre at Bradfield College, Berkshire, a world-renowned amphitheatre for hosting plays in Ancient Greek. In 2009 it was condemned after falling into disrepair causing safety issues...
  • Marley: Maintenance-free cedar shingles for Woburn Center Parcs
    Maintenance-free cedar shingles for Woburn Center Parcs
    Marley
    Marley Shingles were specified for the new Center Parcs Village, Woburn Forest, by David Gallimore at Holder Mathias Architects. Gallimore previously specified Marley JB Shingles at Whinfell Forest, in Cumbria, and was very...
  • Marley: Canadian cedar shingle roofing, listed highland cottage
    Canadian cedar shingle roofing, listed highland cottage
    Marley
    The Bothy at Gorthleck in the Scottish highlands required external refurbishment due to the failure of the existing heather roof. The roof was re-specified using JB Shingles from Canadian Red Cedar, supplied by Marley, to...
  • Marley: Western Red Cedar shakes for new ride at Alton Towers
    Western Red Cedar shakes for new ride at Alton Towers
    Marley
    Marley's Western Red Cedar shakes were specified for the huts on Alton Towers Resort’s latest attraction, Wicker Man, which opened in April 2018. Wicker Man is the UK’s first new wooden rollercoaster to be built in over 20...
  • Silva Timber: Western Red Cedar shingles - Durham University
    Western Red Cedar shingles - Durham University
    Silva Timber
    The Palatine Centre at Durham University was designed and built with sustainability very much in mind. Four years in the making, the £50m development programme created a hub at the heart of the city. Western Red Cedar...
  • Marley: Historic school re-roofed with Acme Double Camber tiles
    Historic school re-roofed with Acme Double Camber tiles
    Marley
    Acme Double Camber clay plain tiles in Antique were used to re-roof historic Monks Risborough Church of England Primary School in Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire. Acme Double Camber tiles have both a longitudinal and...
  • Marley: Treated cedar JB Shakes, Alnwick Tree House
    Treated cedar JB Shakes, Alnwick Tree House
    Marley
    Marley supplied 249 bundles of sustainably sourced treated cedar shakes, 305 bundles of clean cedar shakes (ie not treated), and 48 bundles of clean cedar shingles for the building of the Alnwick Tree House, located in the...
  • Marley: Handmade Clay plain tiles for conservation area cottage
    Handmade Clay plain tiles for conservation area cottage
    Marley
    Marley supplied Canterbury clay plain tiles for a new build cottage in a conservation area to adhere to the traditional, heritage look demanded by local planning. These blended in well with the rafters and open eaves on the...
  • Marley: Interlocking concrete roof slates for exposed housing
    Interlocking concrete roof slates for exposed housing
    Marley
    Marley supplied Edgemere concrete interlocking roof slates for a luxury housing development by AJC Homes Scotland. Edgemere interlocking slates in a Smooth Grey colour provided an aesthetic, slate-like roofing solution that...