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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