Velux FCM skylights 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 ››

Denver Kitchen and Living Room Installation

Skylights Bring Light to a Dark Denver Kitchen and Living Room

The owners of this upscale Denver home wanted to lighten their living room and kitchen with some brand new Velux skylights. 22519-denver-3 They had one skylight already over their kitchen table, and they love the light it brings … Continue Reading ››

Acrylic Domes to Neat Glass

VELUX Curb Mount Skylight Replacement with Clean, Quiet, Safe Glass. 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. … Continue Reading ››

Fixed Skylights Improve Daylighting

What is Daylighting?

Daylighting is the practice of placing windows or other openings and reflective surfaces so that during the day natural light provides effective internal lighting.

Fixed Skylights Are an Economical Way to Improve Daylighting.

They’ll improve daylighting by creating spaces that are filled with natural, balanced light. They’ll … 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 ››