FREE AND IMPARTIAL ADVICE

The Rooflight Association website and publications provide extensive free and impartial advice regarding all aspects of rooflights and the benefits of daylight. Rooflight Association officers and members are happy to expand on this advice where appropriate. The Rooflight Association Technical Committee is staffed by volunteers and as such, support and advice is offered freely.

General Enquiries

Whether you are a daylight professional interested in a membership or require technical information, please email info@rooflightassociation.org and our team will get back to you soon. 

Useful Links

British Board of Agrément
www.bbacerts.co.uk

Construction Products Association
www.constructionproducts.org.uk

Liquid Roofing & Waterproofing Association
www.lrwa.org.uk

Mastic Asphalt Council

www.masticasphaltcouncil.co.uk

Metal Cladding & Roofing Manufacturers Association
www.mcrma.co.uk

Single Ply Roofing Association
www.spra.co.uk

Qualicoat UK & Ireland
www.qualicoatuki.org

Eurolux – The European Group for Rooflights and Smoke Ventilation

www.eurolux-sv.de

Advisory Committee for Roofsafety
www.the-acr.org

Health & Safety Executive
www.hse.gov.uk

National Federation of Roofing Contractors
www.nfrc.co.uk

Institute of Roofing
www.instituteofroofing.org

The Green Roof Organisation
www.livingroofs.org

Low Carbon Economy
www.lowcarboneconomy.com

Royal Institute of British Architects
www.architecture.com

BRE Daylight & Sunlight
– Useful generic information from the BRE Group.

BRE Designing Buildings Wiki – Daylight benefits in healthcare buildings
– A comprehensive synopsis of research undertaken worldwide associated with the impact of daylight in healthcare buildings.

CIBSE Daylight Group
– The website of the Daylight Group within the Chartered Institution of Building Services Engineers.

Clever Classrooms
– A detailed study by Salford University into how physical characteristics of classroom design (including daylighting) can affect pupil performance and wellbeing.

Climate-based daylight modelling
– Website of John Mardaljevic, Professor of Building Daylight Modelling at the School of Architecture, Building and Civil Engineering, Loughborough University.

DAYLIGHTING Magazine
– Bi-monthly digital magazine for architects, specifiers and construction professionals, covering all aspects of daylighting.

The Economics of Biophilia
– A detailed study of Biophilia (the innate human attraction to nature) and why designing buildings with nature in mind can create financial savings. Energy savings are one obvious benefit. However this study reveals many other opportunities for financial savings.

Heschong Mahone Group (HMG)
– Website of HMG – professional consulting services in the field of building energy efficiency, including daylighting studies.

 

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