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Hail Demonstration on Acrylic and Glass Skylights

Example of how a glass skylight can withstand hail while an acrylic skylight breaks and shatters.

Here is a video simulating hail stones hitting a skylight. With the use of frozen paint ball pellets we were able to simulate hail striking an acrylic skylight and a glass skylight. The acrylic skylight … Continue Reading ››

Skylights and the Colorado Garden and Home Show

Skylight Energy Efficiency is an all season concern Summer heat gain and winter heat loss will both take a bite out of your energy budget. The cold is upon us. Although we haven’t seen much snow as of yet, the temperatures have been quite bit chilly. Generally, we perform most of our skylight efficiency upgrades … Continue reading Skylights and the Colorado Garden and Home Show