Our Difference

The Skylight renovating difference

Skylight was created to fix the traditional problems to make home renovating more predictable and efficient, with higher quality results.

What Makes Skylight Better

Bringing excitement to renovating

Skylight has innovated the traditional
General Contractor experience.

Price Guarantee

Know your price

“Renovation Excitement”
Traditional Experience “Renovation Anxiety”
All-in guaranteed price
Everything included and guarantee of no price increases
No guarantee
Price can increase during project
Value
Technology and volume to deliver strong service and quality at great prices
Price is incomplete
Price often doesn’t include full scope and many required elements

Design

See it before you choose

“Renovation Excitement”
Traditional Experience “Renovation Anxiety”
Visualization
See exactly what your renovation will look like on a 3D render before you commit
Bring your own designs
Design work not connected with construction plan
Design options
Our kitchen and bathroom specialists work to deliver on your needs and budget providing cost-design trade-off information
No final design
Design decisions made on the fly during project
Custom elements
Our specialists design cabinetry, custom vanities, and other elements
No custom elements
Coordinate your own custom elements
Material selections
Exactly the right finishing materials for your tastes, and you see samples of everything
No material selection support
Select and source your own finishing materials

Renovation Management

Plan for success

“Renovation Excitement”
Traditional Experience “Renovation Anxiety”
Advanced planning
Full project planned before construction starts
No upfront plan
Construction starts without a full plan
Complete plan
Coordinated structural, permits, homeowner associations, etc. with full plan
Different parties
Separate agreements required with specialists: e.g. structural, asbestos, etc.
Site and material logistics
Coordinated centrally
Site and material logistics
Disjointed coordination

Construction

Fast and worry-free

“Renovation Excitement”
Traditional Experience “Renovation Anxiety”
Rapid build
Everything is planned and materials are ready, construction is fast
Construction issues
Lack of planning causes a slow construction phase and price increases including:
  • Materials availability
  • Unforeseen costs
  • Missing scope
Always updated
On your Renovation Hub, you receive weekly progress updates
No reporting
No commitment or reporting on schedule
Quality commitment
You see a report of achievement of specific quality standards
Quality issues
With no documented quality process or commitment, you are at risk
Close out report
At the project conclusion, you receive warranties, quality records and tax information
No documentation
Project records not delivered

Technology

Technology powered renovations

Skylight integrates technology and automation into the renovating experience.

Design technology

The latest visualization and 3D rendering capabilities to bring your design to life.

Personalized digital planning hub

Secure online portal to access all project information and see the latest status updates.

Mobile payments

A simple fast way to make payments direct from your phone or computer.

Get started with a home visit and free quote