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Who installs skylights?

Who Should Install My Skylight? Depending on where you live, you may have many options...
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Which skylight should I buy for my room?

Kitchen: Venting Skylight A venting skylight is a great option for your kitchen as it...
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What Size Skylight Do I Need?

When trying to figure out the best size skylight, it’s best to reach out to...
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Venting Skylights: Skylights That Open

To prevent build-up of airborne dust, debris, and toxins, your home should be thoroughly aired...
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Skylight vs Roof Window

What are skylights? A skylight is a fixed window on your roof that traditionally does...
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Are skylights a good idea? Are skylights outdated?

Reasons to Install Skylights Today Architectural Upgrade In the early days of skylights, your options...
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Are skylights energy efficient?

Why Skylights are Energy Efficient Passive Lighting Passive lighting means using sunshine through skylights or...
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Are skylights safe during inclement weather?

Skylight Testing In order to meet safety codes in hurricane-prone regions, skylights are tested in-house...
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Can skylights have tinted glass?

Shades Shades and blinds are the easiest and most aesthetic way of protecting your home...
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Can You Install Skylights on a Flat Roof?

Skylights Made Specifically for Flat Roofs A curved glass skylight for flat roofs is an...
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Do Skylights Come with Warranty?

Leak Warranty For deck-mounted and curb-mounted skylights, select skylight brands offer up to 10 years...
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Do Skylights Leak?

So why do skylights still have a leaky reputation? In the 1970s and 80s, these...
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Do solar skylights qualify for tax credits?

The tax credit was originally part of the Emergency Stabilization Act signed into law in...
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How Do You Clean a Skylight?

The Exterior: Cleaning the Side on Your Roof Our first recommendation before you start cleaning...
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How Do You Clean a Tubular Skylight?

Before You Begin: Cleaning Items to Not Use Removing Your Diffuser: Most brands of tubular...
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