Why Skylights? — Blinds Give You Control over the Sun
Modern skylights can come with blinds or shades that allow homeowners to diffuse or block the light during certain times of the day.
Room Darkening – Double Pleated
Solar powered or manually operated, these blinds feature blackout cloth with a honeycomb structure that are energy-efficient and have a sleek design with 12 colors to choose from. These are best suited for bedrooms for the early morning light, napping, or for the moon’s rays from traveling across your face while trying to sleep!
Light Filtering – Single Pleated
Solar powered or manually operated, these blinds let a soft light enter the room and come in 20 color options. These blinds block direct light from entering into the home, but scatters a soft light through the room evenly. These are great for TV rooms, home offices, or other rooms where glare is a problem.
Venetian blinds provide for varying light control while still providing outdoor views. Velux designed theirs with aluminum that is easy to wipe clean and provides a modest improvement to the overall energy efficiency of the skylight. Lower or raise the blinds manually with a stylish control bar. Tilt the slats at any angle with an award-winning control mechanism.