Product Used: American Skylights B/C acrylic dome skylight.
A Simple Dome for Dome Skylight Replacement Isn't the Best Option.
However, sometimes it's the only option.
- An HOA or neighborhood association may require a dome skylight.
- To match other existing skylights.
- It's a custom size or shape.
The benefits of … Continue Reading ››
Skylight Curb Adapters work with Flat Glass SkylightsWe use the Velux FCM or VCM (fixed or venting curb mount) glass skylights for most standard openings. We sell curb adapters if your opening is slightly larger (within a couple inches) of the standard size that Velux offers. A standard 2x4 skylight curb adapter will cost about $185.00 … Continue Reading ››
Acrylic or Plexiglas Glazing—Or Glass?Skylights have been utilizing acrylic domed skylights for many, many years. However, it is time for people to realize that glass makes a better skylight glazing material as long as the glass has a good slope, say around a 2 or 3/12 pitch. Glass is the future in skylight glazing and … Continue Reading ››
Skylights can be installed on a low pitched roof successfullyYou have a couple of different options if your roof is low-pitched and you wish to install a skylight.
- Install a bubble or domed skylight onto a curb that is at least nine inches high. The dome shape will "shed" water and dirt … Continue Reading ››