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Controlling the Light

The Best Way to Control Light While having fresh air and daylight is a good thing, glare in your TV room and home office or a nap with the sun shining in your face is not. There are lots of other reasons to want to adjust the light coming into your home from a skylight … Continue reading Controlling the Light

My skylight lets the hot sun in, how can I fix it?

Problems with skylight heat This time of year some people experience too much heat gain and/or glare from their skylights. You have several choices: Replace the glazing, Could be a higher performance glass or replace the clear acrylic dome with a bronze dome. Apply sunscreen to the exterior of the skylight. This works best on … Continue reading My skylight lets the hot sun in, how can I fix it?

How to block the glare from your skylight

Products available to block the glare from your skylight This time of year some people experience too much heat gain and/or glare from their skylights. You have several choices: Replace the glazing, Could be a higher performance glass or replace the clear acrylic dome with a bronze dome Apply sunscreen to the exterior of the … Continue reading How to block the glare from your skylight

Glare from Skylights or Windows

Do Your Skylights Create Glare? Normally skylights do not put glare into a room like a vertical window does. However, there are situations when you may get glare onto a video screen, which makes it difficult to see what is on the monitor or television. The solution is either install sunscreen on the exterior of … Continue reading Glare from Skylights or Windows

Controlling the Heat

The Best Way to Block Heat from Entering Your Home Low E³ Glass Modern technologies produce glass coatings with impressive statistics—they let in most of the light and very little of the heat. Replacing your glazing to the new highly energy efficient options is the best way to block heat. It feels like you’re … Continue … Continue reading Controlling the Heat