curb mounted Archives

Curb Mounted vs Deck Mounted

Curb Mounted Skylights Curb mounted skylights are the most common skylight type.  This design requires a box structure for the unit to ‘set’ on.  Generally this box comprises 2×6, or larger construction lumber, set on end, and attached to the roof … Continue Reading ››

Franktown Skylight, Cladding and Blind Replacement

Product Used: VELUX FS (Fixed Skylight). VELUX VCS (Venting Curb Solar) Skylight. VELUX Cladding Kit.

Roof Replacement Spurs Significant Skylight Upgrade.

Franktown residence 2093-5259 The owners of this residence built in 1985 in Franktown's Bannockburn subdivision made a wise choice. When their roof required replacement, they chose to update their seven … Continue Reading ››

Velux VCS Solar Curb Mount Installation

Product Used: VELUX VCS (Venting Curb mount Solar) Skylight

A Typical VELUX VCS Solar Powered Curb Mount Installation.

Solar powered skylights are a great way to add fresh air to your home. With no wiring to install, it's much less expensive than an electric powered skylight. And … Continue Reading ››

Curb Mounted SUN TUNNEL Install

Typical VELUX Curb Mounted SUN TUNNEL Installation. Curb mounted Velux TCR Sun Tunnels are utilized for the same reasons a curb mounted skylights are—the roof is below a 3/12 pitch. This Sun Tunnel is only available in a 14″ size. Domes are typically acrylic, however impact domes are … Continue Reading ››

Curb Mount Replacement

Typical VELUX Curb Mount Skylight Replacement. Hail damaged curb mount skylight. Curb mount skylights are the most common of all skylights in the Denver metro area. Typically, acrylic domes around 2′ x 4′. And typically energy inefficient, noisy, and susceptible to hail damage. An Odd … Continue Reading ››